Walker County AL 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 AL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 65,814
Population in Households 64,963
Population in Familes 54,082
Population in Group Qrtrs 851
Population Density2 83
Diversity Index3 24


Median Household Income $41,043
Average Household Income $56,127
Per Capita Income $22,676


Total Housing Units 30,816 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 20,295 (65.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,008 (19.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,513 (14.6%)
Median Home Value $99,866
Average Home Value $141,621


Total Households 26,303
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 18,233
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 -0.22% -0.41%
Households -0.12% -0.35%
Families -0.33% -0.49%
Median Household Income   3.53%
Per Capita Income   3.14%


Walker County AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Walker County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents in Alabama 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 # 21 70th
Population Density # 26 63rd
Diversity Index # 61 10th
Median Household Income # 26 63rd
Per Capita Income # 30 57th

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