Walker, MI

24,458 Population
24.9 square miles 980.6 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.2%
was 0.2%
 
Population Density
980.6
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
46.0%
was 43.8%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
4.5%
was 5.1%
 
Percent Under 18
21.9%
was 22.4%
 
Percent 65 and Over
13.4%
was 12.5%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
--
No Data Available
Percent Living in Poverty
10.5%
was 13.4%
 
Median Household Income
$53,452
was $50,903
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
42.2
42.8
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
157.9
was 165.6
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
2,558.1
was 2,806.5
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
10,281
was 10,222
 
Median Rent
$710
was $700
 
Total Building Permits
21
was 28
 
Occupied Housing Units
10,014
was 9,922
 
Homeownership Rate
61.2%
was 61.4%
 
Single Family Building Permits
21
was 26
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
412.3
was 409.8
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
6.4%
was 7.3%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
0
was 2
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.4
was 2.4
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
2.0
was 2.6
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
0.9
was 1.2
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
94.5%
was 95.3%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
89.5%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
100%
was 100%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
93.6%
was 94.0%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
31.9%
was 31.5%
 

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