Walkertown, NC

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Living in Walkertown

Walkertown is a very small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 5,150 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Walkertown is the 164th largest community in North Carolina.

Unlike some towns, Walkertown isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Walkertown are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Walkertown is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Walkertown who work in office and administrative support (16.07%), sales jobs (10.97%), and management occupations (8.66%).

Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Walkertown is worth considering.

Being a small town, Walkertown does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

The education level of Walkertown citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 19.88% of adults 25 and older in Walkertown have a college degree.

The per capita income in Walkertown in 2018 was $22,251, which is middle income relative to North Carolina, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $89,004 for a family of four. However, Walkertown contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Walkertown is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Walkertown home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Walkertown residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Walkertown include English, Irish, German, European, and Dutch.

The most common language spoken in Walkertown is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.