Walkertown, NC

Walkertown profile

Living in Walkertown

Walkertown is a very small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 5,242 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 professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Walkertown who work in office and administrative support (14.32%), management occupations (12.39%), and teaching (7.47%).

Also of interest is that Walkertown has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Walkertown is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

The citizens of Walkertown are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 24.07% of adults in Walkertown having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Walkertown in 2018 was $23,634, 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 $94,536 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, Italian, and Scottish.

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