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Walker County Statistics

Facts

Land area791.2 square miles
Population Density84.7 persons per square mile.

Population

Population (2013)65,998
Population change-1.5%
Under 5 years of age5.9%
Under 1822.2%
65 and over17.7%
Females51.4%
White91.6
Hispanic or Latino of any race2.3
Asian0.3%
Two or more races1.3%
Black or African American6.2%
Native American0.5%
Pacific Islander0.1%
Had graduated from high school76%
Had a bachelor degree or higher10.5%
Veterans5,353

Households and Housing

Households25,751
Persons per household2.6
Living in the same house for one year or more85.3%
Median household income$37,566
The Per capita income$20,698
Live below the poverty line20.9%
Housing units30,492
Multi-unit structures6%
The median value of owner-occupied housing$82,100
Residents owning their homes75%

Business Facts

Total number of firms5,365
Women-owned firms23.8%
Asian-owned firms0.6%
Hispanic-owned firms0%
Black-owned firms0%
Native American-owned firms0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms0%
Retail sales$903,643
Retail sales per capita$13,162
Manufacturers shipments$314,804
Merchant wholesaler sales$256,377
Source US Census Data