Walker, Missouri

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Walker Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 69 miles NW of Springfield, Missouri (center to center)
Nearest Large City 85 miles S of Kansas City, Missouri
County Vernon
Standard Zip Codes 64790
Phone Area Codes 417
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 37.898
Longitude -94.231

Walker Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 8.6 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 40 F
Apr Temp 44 to 67 F
Jul Temp 68 to 90 F
Oct Temp 47 to 71 F
Annual Precip 44.7 inches
Distance 22.5 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 38 F
Apr Temp 42 to 66 F
Jul Temp 67 to 89 F
Oct Temp 45 to 69 F
Annual Precip 41.9 inches
Station LAMAR
Distance 27.6 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 41 F
Apr Temp 45 to 68 F
Jul Temp 69 to 90 F
Oct Temp 46 to 71 F
Annual Precip 48.6 inches
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Walker Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 275 100%
Male 139 50.5%
Female 136 49.5%
Under 18 69 25.1%
18+ 206 74.9%
65+ 34 12.4%
Median Age 35.8
Average Family Size 2.82
White 266 96.7%
African-American 1 0.4%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 2 0.7%
Other 1 0.4%
Mixed Race 5 1.8%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 5 1.8%

Estimated Walker Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 279
Growth 4
Growth % 1.5%

Walker Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
US/American 23.6%
German 18.6%
Irish 17.9%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 15.7%
Italian 10.7%
Scottish 6.4%
Scotch-Irish 2.9%
Danish 2.9%
Canadian 1.4%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Walker 275 $31,250
El Dorado Springs 3,775 $26,366
Nevada 8,607 $36,639
Rich Hill 1,461 $28,938
Rockville 162 $21,250
Schell City 286 $27,813
Sheldon 529 $34,286
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Walker High Schools (2004)

Serves 119 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 7.3

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