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As of 2010-2014, the total population of Walker is 24,015, which is 9.95% more than it was in 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of -0.50% and is lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. The Walker population density is 942.30 people per square mile, which is much higher than the state average density of 102.25 people per square mile and is much higher than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Walker is white, which represent 91.25% of the total population. The average Walker education level is higher than the state average and is higher than the national average.

Topics:Population GrowthPopulation DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 24,015. #49

Population Growth Since 2000, #107

Walker, MI

Population Density, #329

Walker, MI
942.30 per square mile
102.25 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:21,913 (91.25%, #492)
Black:743 (3.09%, #162)
Hispanic:1,169 (4.87%, #165)
Asian:528 (2.20%, #82)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):57 (0.24%, #362)
One Race, Other:167 (0.70%, see rank)
Two or More Races:607 (2.53%, see rank)

Hispanic Population
Mexican:623 (53.29%, see rank)
Puerto Rican:234 (20.02%, see rank)
Cuban:89 (7.61%, see rank)
Central American:88 (7.53%, see rank)
South American:92 (7.87%, see rank)

Asian Population
Indian:235 (44.51%, see rank)
Chinese:31 (5.87%, see rank)
Filipino:36 (6.82%, see rank)
Japanese:17 (3.22%, see rank)
Korean:77 (14.58%, see rank)
Vietnamese:74 (14.02%, see rank)
Asian, Other:58 (10.98%, see rank)

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

21,701 (90.36%) out of the total population of 24,015 reported first ancestry.

 Walker, MI% of the Total PopulationMichiganU.S.
Arab2631.10%, see rank1.70%0.56%
Czech740.31%, see rank0.48%0.47%
Danish1600.67%, see rank0.38%0.42%
Dutch5,92924.69%, see rank4.77%1.40%
English2,2419.33%, see rank9.31%8.02%
French1,3615.67%, see rank6.00%3.34%
German5,50022.90%, see rank20.99%15.03%
Greek320.13%, see rank0.44%0.41%
Hungarian1060.44%, see rank0.96%0.46%
Irish2,98312.42%, see rank11.09%10.80%
Italian1,0044.18%, see rank4.72%5.52%
Norwegian290.12%, see rank0.77%1.42%
Polish3,49114.54%, see rank8.63%3.01%
Portuguese90.04%, see rank0.06%0.44%
Russian930.39%, see rank0.73%0.92%
Scotch-Irish2020.84%, see rank0.71%0.99%
Scottish5622.34%, see rank2.22%1.72%
Subsaharan African520.22%, see rank0.58%0.95%
Swedish4121.72%, see rank1.52%1.27%
Swiss110.05%, see rank0.24%0.30%
Ukrainian520.22%, see rank0.39%0.31%
American1,0154.23%, see rank5.98%7.12%
Welsh1200.50%, see rank0.47%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 11,881 (49.47%, see rank)
Females: 12,134 (50.53%, see rank)

Walker, MI
Male: 49.47%
Female: 50.53%
Male: 49.09%
Female: 50.91%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Walker, MI
35.40 years old
39.30 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Walker, MI
32.80 years old
38.00 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Walker, MI
38.70 years old
40.60 years old
38.80 years old

 Walker, MI% of the Total PopulationMichiganU.S.
Under 5 years1,3345.55%, see rank5.85%6.36%
5 to 9 years1,4135.88%, see rank6.30%6.51%
10 to 14 years1,6106.70%, see rank6.64%6.59%
15 to 19 years1,5816.58%, see rank7.12%6.85%
20 to 24 years2,0948.72%, see rank7.14%7.13%
25 to 34 years3,87916.15%, see rank11.92%13.47%
35 to 44 years2,93512.22%, see rank12.39%12.96%
45 to 54 years2,92512.18%, see rank14.69%14.09%
55 to 64 years3,33913.90%, see rank13.36%12.29%
65 to 74 years1,5616.50%, see rank8.04%7.64%
75 to 84 8323.46%, see rank4.53%4.25%
85 years and over5122.13%, see rank2.02%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Walker, MIMichiganU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population15,983, 100%6,619,834209,056,129
Less Than High School1,177, 7.36%, see rank10.73%13.67%
High School Graduate4,562, 28.54%, see rank30.18%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree5,360, 33.54%, see rank32.68%29.09%
Bachelor Degree3,494, 21.86%, see rank16.15%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree1,390, 8.70%, see rank10.27%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#13.86, see rank13.5913.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Walker, MI MichiganU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten47262.50%37.50%77.32%22.68%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)2,52186.00%, see rank14.00%, see rank89.70%10.30%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)1,47283.97%, see rank16.03%, see rank91.59%8.41%90.60%9.40%
College1,83985.97%, see rank14.03%, see rank84.70%15.30%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School42274.41%, see rank25.59%, see rank75.66%24.34%58.86%41.14%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Walker, MIMichiganU.S.
Total Households10,149, 100%3,827,880116,211,092
Average Household Size2.34, see rank2.522.63
1 Person Households3,452, 34.01%, see rank28.90%27.57%
2 or More Person Households6,697, 65.99%, see rank71.10%72.43%
Family Households (Families)5,819, 57.34%, see rank65.34%66.22%
Average Family Size3.14, see rank3.203.32
Married-Couple Family4,586, 45.19%, see rank48.00%48.42%
Nonfamily Households4,330, 42.66%, see rank34.66%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Walker, MI%MichiganU.S.
15 Years and Over Total19,658see rank8,030,282252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over9,626100%, see rank3,903,030123,281,364
Never Married3,56637.05%, see rank35.49%35.77%
Married4,85050.38%, see rank51.21%52.04%
Widowed1381.43%, see rank2.74%2.57%
Divorced1,07211.14%, see rank10.56%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over10,032100%, see rank4,127,252129,692,771
Never Married2,87228.63%, see rank29.42%29.48%
Married4,91649.00%, see rank48.54%49.19%
Widowed1,01110.08%, see rank9.51%9.16%
Divorced1,23312.29%, see rank12.53%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Walker, MI%MichiganU.S.
Native22,86695.22%, see rank93.83%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence19,90182.87%, see rank76.68%58.73%
Born in Different State2,63610.98%, see rank16.47%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
3291.37%, see rank0.67%1.42%
Foreign Born1,1494.78%, see rank6.17%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship3911.63%, see rank3.12%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship7583.16%, see rank3.06%7.09%
Born In Europe1780.74%, see rank1.37%1.53%
Born In Asia5272.19%, see rank2.93%3.82%
Born In Africa1470.61%, see rank0.27%0.55%
Born In Oceania450.19%, see rank0.02%0.07%
Born In Latin America2160.90%, see rank1.18%6.83%
Born In Northern America360.15%, see rank0.40%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Walker, MI%MichiganU.S.
English9,19990.64%, see rank90.09%79.39%
Spanish3523.47%, see rank3.16%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages3603.55%, see rank3.59%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages1201.18%, see rank1.55%3.36%
Other1181.16%, see rank1.60%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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