Also See: Walkertown, NC ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The Town of Walkertown had a population of 5,497 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Walkertown is located at latitude 36.1754 and longitude -80.1531 in Forsyth County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Walkertown 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.
|Total Population||5,497 (100%)|
|Population in Households||5,457 (99.3%)|
|Population in Families||4,593 (83.6%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||40 ( 0.7%)|
|Median Household Income||$50,892|
|Average Household Income||$62,956|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||12%|
|Per Capita Income||$24,770|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,419 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,762 (72.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||473 (19.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||185 ( 7.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$142,655|
|Average Home Value||$180,477|
|Housing Affordability Index3||225|
|Average Household Size||2.44|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.59%|
|Per Capita Income||2.37%|
|Owner Occupied HU||1.38%|
The table below compares Walkertown to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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 Density||# 304||59th|
|Median Household Income||# 301||59th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 523||71st|
|Per Capita Income||# 369||50th|
|Diversity Index||# 348||54th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.