Walkerton, IN Demographics

The total population of Walkerton is estimated to be 2,022 with 887 males (43.87%) and 1,135 females (56.13%). There are 248 more females than males in Walkerton.
The median household income in Walkerton was $61,181 in 2021, which marked an an increase of 2,149(3.64%) from $59,032 in 2020. This income is 82.01% of the U.S. median household income of $74,606 (all incomes in 2022 inflation-adjusted dollars).
Per the latest American Community Survey by the Census Bureau, Walkerton sees its highest median household income among householders in the age group of 25 to 44 years old, at $74,988. Overall, the median household income for the town of Walkerton stands at $61,181.
In Walkerton, the median income for all workers aged 15 years and older, regardless of work hours, was $48,001 for males and $27,581 for females. However, when specifically considering full-time, year-round workers within the same age group, the median income was $61,217 for males and $39,578 for females.
In Walkerton, population is primarily represented by White households, reporting a median income of $61,062.
In 2022, the population of Walkerton was 2,081, a 0.34% decrease year-by-year from 2021. Previously, in 2021, Walkerton's population was 2,088, a decline of 0.19% compared to a population of 2,092 in 2020.
The median age in Walkerton, IN is 32.1, as per 2021 ACS 5-Year Estimates. Of the total population, 24.51% were under the age of 15, 23.88% aged 15 to 29, 39.86% aged 30 to 64, 9.70% aged 65 to 84, and 2.05% were 85 years of age and older.
Racial distribution of Walkerton population: 97.62% are White, 0.13% are American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.13% are Asian, 0.96% are some other race and 1.17% are multiracial.