Walker, LA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Walker, Louisiana Info Snack

Population
6,278
Unemployment
5.6%
Poverty
8.9%
Median Home
$165,800
Median Income
$73,115
Median Rent
$1,108

Walker SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
6

Walker, LA Crime Report

361
Total Crimes
5,733.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
144.41%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Walker
/ 100k People
Louisiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 361 5,733.8 3,523.8 2,346.0
Violent Crime 33 524.1 639.4 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 15.8 6.5
Robbery 2 31.8 80.7 73.9
Aggravated Assault 27 428.8 497.0 279.7
Property Crime 328 5,209.7 2,884.4 1,958.2
Burglary 33 524.1 510.1 314.2
Larceny 292 4,637.9 2,107.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 3 47.6 266.9 246.0

Walker, LA Cost Of Living

92
Walker's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Walker Louisiana National Average
Overall 92 91 100
Services 107 98 100
Groceries 99 97 100
Health 104 97 100
Housing 81 83 100
Transportation 93 93 100
Utilities 77 86 100

Rankings for Walker in Louisiana

Map Of Walker, LA

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Population over time in Walker

Year Population % Change
2020 6,278 0.4%
2019 6,250 -0.3%
2018 6,266 0.2%
2017 6,256 0.8%
2016 6,205 0.5%
2015 6,176 0.4%
2014 6,152 0.4%
2013 6,126 0.7%
2012 6,083 1.6%
2011 5,990 -

Race / Ethnicity in Walker

White
75.7% (4,750)
African American
13.2% (829)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
6.8% (430)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.6% (39)
Hispanic
3.7% (230)
Race Walker LA USA
White 75.7% 58.3% 60.1%
African American 13.2% 31.9% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.5% 0.6%
Asian 6.8% 1.7% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 0.6% 2.0% 2.8%
Hispanic 3.7% 5.2% 18.2%

Gender in Walker

Female
49.1% (3,081)
Male
50.9% (3,197)
Gender Walker LA USA
Female 49.1% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 50.9% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Walker for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (251)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (565)
High School / GED
39.0% (2,448)
Some College
20.0% (1,255)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (439)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (941)
Master's Degree
4.0% (251)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (125)
Education Walker LA USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 39.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 9.0%
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
7.4% (46,317)
$10,000 to $14,999
0.0% (0)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.0% (75,166)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.5% (28,319)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.5% (78,342)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.7% (98,722)
$75,000 to $99,999
17.7% (110,897)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.3% (96,075)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.8% (48,699)
$200,000 or more
7.2% (45,258)
Income Walker LA USA
Less than $10,000 7.4% 8.9% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 0.0% 5.5% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.0% 12.2% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.5% 10.2% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.5% 12.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.7% 16.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 17.7% 11.4% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.3% 13.0% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.8% 5.3% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 7.2% 4.7% 8.3%

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