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People

Total Population 275
Male Share of the Population 49.8%
Female Share of the Population 50.2%
Senior Citizens 12%
Employed Population 16+ 130
Age of the Population 34

Families

% of people married 53.4%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 12.2%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $42,500
% Above Poverty Level 73.6%
% Below Poverty Level 26.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 23 minutes
% Working from Home 0.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.5%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 24.8%
Median Gross Rent $713
Median House Value $53,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 14.5%
US/American 0%
English 21.8%
Irish 14.9%

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

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

Notes:

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

Station NEVADA WATER PLANT
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
Station APPLETON CITY
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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
El Dorado Springs 3,553 $34,375

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

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Walker High Schools

NORTHEAST VERNON CO. R-I HIGH
216 E LESLIE AVE
417-465-2221
Serves 119 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 7.3

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