Walls is a very small town located in the state of Mississippi. With a population of 1,268 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Walls is the 158th largest community in Mississippi.
Walls real estate is some of the most expensive in Mississippi, although Walls house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Walls is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Walls is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Walls who work in office and administrative support (20.57%), maintenance occupations (10.77%), and sales jobs (8.13%).
One downside of living in Walls, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.28 minutes every day commuting to work.
The percentage of people in Walls with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 12.29% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Walls in 2010 was $16,268, which is middle income relative to Mississippi, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $65,072 for a family of four.
Walls is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Walls home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Walls residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Walls include German, English, African, and Swiss.
The most common language spoken in Walls is English. Other important languages spoken here include Korean and Spanish.