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.

Walkertown is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-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%).

The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Walkertown has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Walkertown a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

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

The percentage of adults in Walkertown who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 19.88% of the adults in Walkertown have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Walkertown in 2010 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.