Walkersville, MD Profile: Facts & Data


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Walkersville, Maryland - Basic Facts

The Town of Walkersville had a population of 6,041 as of July 1, 2018.

The primary coordinate point for Walkersville is located at latitude 39.4862 and longitude -77.3519 in Frederick County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Walkersville (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.76 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Frederick County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 312 feet.

The Town of Walkersville (GNIS ID: 2391467) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Town of Walkersville is located within District 26, Walkersville, a minor civil division (MCD) of Frederick County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Walkersville: Georgetown.

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Walkersville, MD Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 6,041
Population in Households 5,919
Population in Familes 5,203
Population in Group Qrtrs 122
Population Density2 1,270
Diversity Index3 37


Median Household Income $87,310
Average Household Income $106,611
Per Capita Income $39,271


Total Housing Units 2,318 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,712 (73.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 480 (20.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 126 ( 5.4%)
Median Home Value $323,085
Average Home Value $353,678


Total Households 2,192
Average Household Size 2.7
Family Households 1,636
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.49% 0.72%
Households 0.56% 0.75%
Families 0.4% 0.63%
Median Household Income   2.88%
Per Capita Income   3.33%

Walkersville, MD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Walkersville to the other 518 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Maryland by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 179 66th
Population Density # 264 49th
Diversity Index # 263 49th
Median Household Income # 175 66th
Per Capita Income # 186 64th

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