The Town of Walkertown had a population of 5,136 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Walkertown is located at latitude 36.1575 and longitude -80.1645 in Forsyth County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Walkertown (see map below) encompass a land area of 6.59 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Forsyth County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 991 feet.
The Town of Walkertown (GNIS ID: 2406821) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Walkertown population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||5,098|
|Population in Familes||4,297|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||38|
|Average Household Size||2.43|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,313 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,644 (71.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||454 (19.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||215 ( 9.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$132,878|
|Average Home Value||$152,692|
|Median Household Income||$50,370|
|Average Household Income||$59,930|
|Per Capita Income||$23,743|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.25%|
|Per Capita Income||1.6%|
The table below compares Walkertown to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 148||80th|
|Population Density1||# 324||56th|
|Diversity Index2||# 342||54th|
|Median Household Income||# 202||73rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 283||62nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.