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People

Total Population 1,874
Male Share of the Population 46.2%
Female Share of the Population 53.8%
Senior Citizens 18.6%
Employed Population 16+ 848
Age of the Population 43

Families

% of people married 54.5%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 13.1%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $52,000
% Above Poverty Level 86.2%
% Below Poverty Level 13.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 28 minutes
% Working from Home 0.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work 3%
% Using Public Transportation 0.4%

Housing

People Living Alone 29.9%
Median Gross Rent $638
Median House Value $95,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 16.5%
US/American 0%
English 8.1%
Irish 18%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Walkerton Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 17 miles SW of South Bend, Indiana (center to center)
Nearest Large City 67 miles SE of Chicago, Illinois
County St Joseph
Metro Area South Bend
Standard Zip Codes 46574
Phone Area Codes 574
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.46
Longitude -86.46

Walkerton Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station PLYMOUTH
Distance 11 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 30 F
Apr Temp 38 to 59 F
Jul Temp 62 to 84 F
Oct Temp 41 to 63 F
Annual Precip 39.7 inches
Station LAKEVILLE
Distance 11.2 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 30 F
Apr Temp 38 to 59 F
Jul Temp 62 to 83 F
Oct Temp 41 to 62 F
Annual Precip 0 inches
Station LA PORTE
Distance 17.8 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 30 F
Apr Temp 39 to 58 F
Jul Temp 65 to 83 F
Oct Temp 44 to 62 F
Annual Precip 40.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Hamlet 890 $52,273
Kingsbury 309 $71,875
Kingsford Heights 1,477 $41,705
Lakeville 831 $52,500
North Liberty 1,883 $47,083
Plymouth 10,031 $42,244

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Walkerton Public Libraries

Library
Walkerton-lincoln Twp Pl
300 MICHIGAN ST
Walkerton, Indiana
(574) 586-2933

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Walkerton High Schools

JOHN GLENN HIGH SCHOOL
201 JOHN GLENN DR
574-586-3195
Serves 564 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 19.9

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