Walker strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Minnesota):
Short Commute Times
Walking and Biking to Work
College Educated Adults
Well-Paid Single Men
Comparing Walker to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Minnesota (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Age of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|College Educated Adults|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|People Above Poverty|
|Working at Home|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|People Living Alone|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Nearest Medium City||105 miles E of Fargo, North Dakota (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||159 miles NW of Minneapolis, Minnesota|
|Standard Zip Codes||56484|
|Phone Area Codes||218|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||WALKER AH GWAH CHING|
|Jan Temp||-3 to 16 F|
|Apr Temp||31 to 52 F|
|Jul Temp||58 to 78 F|
|Oct Temp||35 to 53 F|
|Annual Precip||27.5 inches|
|Jan Temp||-8 to 16 F|
|Apr Temp||30 to 52 F|
|Jul Temp||56 to 79 F|
|Oct Temp||33 to 54 F|
|Annual Precip||24.9 inches|
|Jan Temp||-9 to 16 F|
|Apr Temp||28 to 51 F|
|Jul Temp||56 to 79 F|
|Oct Temp||33 to 53 F|
|Annual Precip||26.4 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.86|
|American Indian & Alaskan||96||9%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||11||1%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,170|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||8.9%|
|French (except Basque)||3.1%|
According to the US Postal Service, Walker, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Leech Lake (56484)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
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|1. St. Michaels, Maryland||86.3||32.6%||23.9%||28.4%||21||$39,821||5.4%||30.8%||1,193||15%||73.8||9.8%||5|
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