Walker County GA Information


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  1. Walker County 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forWalker County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Walker County GA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 69,136
Population in Households 67,874
Population in Familes 56,807
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,262
Population Density2 155
Diversity Index3 19


Median Household Income $43,455
Average Household Income $58,919
Per Capita Income $23,169


Total Housing Units 30,433 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 18,224 (59.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,374 (27.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,835 (12.6%)
Median Home Value $123,131
Average Home Value $184,486


Total Households 26,598
Average Household Size 2.55
Family Households 18,748
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.07% 0.17%
Households 0.05% 0.16%
Families -0.1% 0.05%
Median Household Income   2.24%
Per Capita Income   2.68%


Walker County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Walker County to the other 159 counties and county equivalents in Georgia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 34 79th
Population Density # 42 74th
Diversity Index # 150 6th
Median Household Income # 60 63rd
Per Capita Income # 56 65th

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