Walker, LA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Walker, Louisiana Info Snack

Population
6,261
Unemployment
5.2%
Poverty
11.0%
Median Home
$166,500
Median Income
$60,485
Median Rent
$809

Walker SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
3
Amenities
7
Education
6
Commute
5

Walker, LA Crime Report

361
Total Crimes
5,733.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
131.51%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Walker
/ 100k People
Louisiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 361 5,733.8 3,711.3 2,476.7
Violent Crime 33 524.1 549.3 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 11.7 5.0
Robbery 2 31.8 86.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 27 428.8 402.1 250.2
Property Crime 328 5,209.7 3,162.0 2,109.9
Burglary 33 524.1 579.0 340.5
Larceny 292 4,637.9 2,352.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 3 47.6 230.5 219.9

Walker, LA Cost Of Living

95
Walker's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Walker Louisiana National Average
Overall 95 92 100
Services 106 96 100
Groceries 99 98 100
Health 103 98 100
Housing 82 81 100
Transportation 103 99 100
Utilities 84 88 100

Rankings for Walker in Louisiana

Map Of Walker, LA

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Population over time in Walker

Year Population % Change
2019 6,261 0.2%
2018 6,250 -0.3%
2017 6,266 0.2%
2016 6,256 0.8%
2015 6,205 0.5%
2014 6,176 0.4%
2013 6,152 0.4%
2012 6,126 0.7%
2011 6,083 1.6%
2010 5,990 -

Race / Ethnicity in Walker

White
77.8% (4,874)
African American
12.2% (764)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
3.7% (234)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.3% (16)
Hispanic
6.0% (373)
Race Walker LA USA
White 77.8% 58.7% 60.7%
African American 12.2% 32.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 3.7% 1.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.3% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 6.0% 5.1% 18.0%

Gender in Walker

Female
51.0% (3,195)
Male
49.0% (3,066)
Gender Walker LA USA
Female 51.0% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 49.0% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Walker for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (187)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (626)
High School / GED
39.0% (2,441)
Some College
20.0% (1,252)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (438)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (939)
Master's Degree
4.0% (250)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (125)
Education Walker LA USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 39.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 6.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Walker, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
7.8% (48,574)
$10,000 to $14,999
0.0% (0)
$15,000 to $24,999
16.3% (101,750)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.4% (39,882)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.3% (83,343)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.7% (85,644)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.1% (82,321)
$100,000 to $149,999
18.8% (117,857)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.3% (46,017)
$200,000 or more
3.3% (20,708)
Income Walker LA USA
Less than $10,000 7.8% 9.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 0.0% 5.9% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 16.3% 12.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.4% 10.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.3% 12.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.7% 16.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.1% 11.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 18.8% 12.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.3% 5.0% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.3% 4.6% 7.7%

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