Walker Valley, New York

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Walker Valley, New York

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High Points

Walker Valley strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in New York):

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Public Transportation Use
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Top 5% trophy Walker Valley Public Transportation Use
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 14% Walker Valley Median Family Income

Comparative Profile of Walker Valley, New York

Comparing Walker Valley to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in New York (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Male Share of the Population 10 10
Children Under 5 Years Old 9 10
Well-Paid Single Men 9 5
Racial Diversity 7 5
Age of the Population 4 3
Senior Citizens 2 1
Female Share of the Population 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 9 8
Portion of People Married 8 7


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Median Family Income 9 6
People Above Poverty 8 6
People in Middle Class or Better 8 5
College Educated Adults 7 3

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 10 7
Walking and Biking to Work 5 4
Working at Home 5 4
Short Commute Times 1 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 9 9
Housing Recently Built 5 8
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 3 2
People Living Alone 1 2
Affordability of Property Taxes 1 5
Affordability of Rents 1 4

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Walker Valley Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 49 miles N of Wayne, New Jersey (center to center)
Nearest Large City 63 miles N of Newark, New Jersey
County Ulster
P.O. Box Zip Codes 12588
Phone Area Codes 845
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.633
Longitude -74.378

Walker Valley Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 12.1 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 35 F
Apr Temp 38 to 61 F
Jul Temp 62 to 84 F
Oct Temp 43 to 64 F
Annual Precip 44 inches
Distance 15 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 32 F
Apr Temp 38 to 58 F
Jul Temp 63 to 81 F
Oct Temp 44 to 60 F
Annual Precip 51 inches
Distance 27.5 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 35 F
Apr Temp 40 to 60 F
Jul Temp 64 to 85 F
Oct Temp 44 to 62 F
Annual Precip 50.5 inches
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Walker Valley Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 758 100%
Male 400 52.8%
Female 358 47.2%
Under 18 219 28.9%
18+ 539 71.1%
65+ 71 9.4%
Median Age 36.3
Average Family Size 3.19
White 724 95.5%
African-American 15 2%
Asian 6 0.8%
American Indian & Alaskan 3 0.4%
Other 1 0.1%
Mixed Race 9 1.2%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 17 2.2%

Walker Valley 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
Irish 23.8%
Italian 20.5%
German 15.6%
English 7.7%
US/American 7.5%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 5.2%
Polish 4.1%
Albanian 3.6%
European 1.8%
Yugoslavian 1.4%
Danish 1.2%
Scottish 1.1%
Canadian 1.1%
Czech 1%
Dutch 1%
Scotch-Irish 1%
French Canadian 0.8%
French (except Basque) 0.8%
Slovak 0.8%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Walker Valley 758 $56,250
Bloomingburg 353 $41,111
Cragsmoor 474 $56,250
Ellenville 4,130 $40,942
Pine Bush 1,539 $55,815
Wallkill 2,143 $58,704
Wurtsboro 1,234 $46,359
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