Walker is a medium-sized city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 24,647 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Walker is the 58th largest community in Michigan.
Walker real estate is some of the most expensive in Michigan, although Walker house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Walker is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Walker is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Walker who work in office and administrative support (16.71%), sales jobs (9.28%), and management occupations (7.93%).
Also of interest is that Walker has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The education level of Walker citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 30.56% of adults in Walker have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Walker in 2010 was $26,391, which is upper middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $105,564 for a family of four. However, Walker contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Walker home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Walker residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Walker include German, Polish, Irish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Walker is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.