Walkertown, North Carolina

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Population in 2017: 5,120 (99% urban, 1% rural).
Population change since 2000: +27.7%
 
Males: 2,457  (48.0%)
Females: 2,663  (52.0%)
Median resident age:

38.8 years
North Carolina median age:

38.8 years

Zip codes: 27051, 27101, 27105.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $42,771 (it was $43,454 in 2000)
Walkertown:

$42,771
NC:

$52,752

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $26,890 (it was $21,304 in 2000)

Walkertown town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $131,175 (it was $92,000 in 2000)
Walkertown:

$131,175
NC:

$171,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $162,776; detached houses: $160,431; townhouses or other attached units: $210,106; mobile homes: $110,086

Median gross rent in 2017: $707.

March 2019 cost of living index in Walkertown: 87.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 11.0%
(11.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 6.5% for Black residents, 28.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Walkertown, NC (2010)
    • 3,49874.8%White alone
    • 81017.3%Black alone
    • 2605.6%Hispanic
    • 601.3%Two or more races
    • 260.6%Asian alone
    • 110.2%American Indian alone
    • 70.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 30.06%Other race alone

Races in Walkertown detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists, there were 11 registered sex offenders living in Walkertown, North Carolina as of February 27, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Walkertown is 454 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


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Ancestries: American (10.3%), Irish (10.0%), English (8.9%), German (8.5%), European (3.3%), Polish (1.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 5.86 square miles.

Population density: 873 people per square mile   (low).

Walkertown, North Carolina map

150 residents are foreign born (2.6% Latin America).

This town:

3.0%
North Carolina:

7.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,180 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,117 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Winston-Salem, NC (6.5 miles , pop. 185,776).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Greensboro, NC (20.2 miles , pop. 223,891).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (381.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Hampstead, NC (1.6 miles ),
Kernersville, NC (2.4 miles ),
Winston-Salem, NC (2.5 miles ),
Germanton, NC (2.8 miles ),
Rural Hall, NC (2.9 miles ),
Bethania, NC (3.1 miles ),
Walnut Cove, NC (3.1 miles ),
Oak Ridge, NC (3.2 miles )

Latitude: 36.16 N, Longitude: 80.17 W

Area code: 336

Distribution of median household income in Walkertown, NC in 2017
Distribution of house value in Walkertown, NC in 2017
Walkertown satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.9%
North Carolina:

4.1%
Population change in the 1990s: +98 (+2.5%).
Most common industries in Walkertown, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (8.7%)
  • Educational services (7.9%)
  • Construction (7.7%)
  • Beverage & tobacco products (5.6%)
  • Public administration (4.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (12.9%)
  • Beverage & tobacco products (8.8%)
  • Public administration (6.0%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.3%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.0%)
  • Health care (4.0%)
  • Educational services (3.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (14.4%)
  • Educational services (13.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.3%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.2%)
  • Social assistance (3.7%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (3.6%)
Most common occupations in Walkertown, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (12.6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (8.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.7%)
  • Registered nurses (4.4%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.0%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.5%)

Average climate in Walkertown, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Walkertown, North Carolina environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 74.5. This is about average.

City:

74.5
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2005 was 0.704. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.704
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 6.65. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.65
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.139. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.139
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 31.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.7
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 14.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.0
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.28. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.28
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Walkertown-area historical tornado activity is slightly below North Carolina state average. It is 27% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1989, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.7 miles away from the Walkertown town center injured 30 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/22/1985, a category F3 tornado 6.8 miles away from the town center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Walkertown-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 83% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 251.6 miles away from the city center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 205.7 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 159.5 miles away from Walkertown center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 121.0 miles away from Walkertown center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 121.7 miles away from Walkertown center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 213.8 miles away from Walkertown center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Forsyth County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Droughts: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Freeze: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Walkertown topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Walkertown:

  • SALEM KIDNEY CENTER OF WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; WINSTON SALEM, NC)
  • CENTERPOINT HUMAN SERVICES (Hospital, about 6 miles away; WINSTON-SALEM, NC)
  • FORSYTH GROUP HOME #1 (Hospital, about 6 miles away; KERNERSVILLE, NC)
  • BAPTIST RETIREMENT HOMES OF NC INC (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; WINSTON-SALEM, NC)
  • PINEY GROVE NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; KERNERSVILLE, NC)
  • WILSON SMITH COTTAGE (Hospital, about 6 miles away; WINSTON SALEM, NC)
  • OAK FOREST HEALTH AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; WINSTON SALEM, NC)

Amtrak stations near Walkertown:

  • 7 miles: WINSTON-SALEM (127 S. CHERRY ST.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 17 miles: HIGH POINT (100 W. HIGH ST.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 20 miles: GREENSBORO (2603 OAKLAND AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Walkertown:

  • Winston-Salem State University (about 6 miles; Winston-Salem, NC; Full-time enrollment: 5,378)
  • Wake Forest University (about 7 miles; Winston Salem, NC; FT enrollment: 6,407)
  • Forsyth Technical Community College (about 9 miles; Winston Salem, NC; FT enrollment: 7,190)
  • High Point University (about 17 miles; High Point, NC; FT enrollment: 4,240)
  • Guilford College (about 17 miles; Greensboro, NC; FT enrollment: 2,211)
  • Guilford Technical Community College (about 18 miles; Jamestown, NC; FT enrollment: 13,068)
  • Davidson County Community College (about 21 miles; Thomasville, NC; FT enrollment: 3,581)

Public high school in Walkertown:

Public elementary/middle schools in Walkertown:

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User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • According to July 1, 2002, State Demographer, our population is now 4,124

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Forsyth County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.4 people
North Carolina:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

71.1%
Whole state:

66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

5.2%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
4 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
3 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) in 2000

Banks with branches in Walkertown (2011 data):

  • NewBridge Bank: Walkertown Branch at 3000 Old Hollow Road, branch established on 1974/10/04. Info updated 2012/03/07: Bank assets: $1,733.4 mil, Deposits: $1,423.7 mil, headquarters in Greensboro, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 31 total offices, Holding Company: Newbridge Bancorp
  • SunTrust Bank: Walkertown Main Branch 523 at 2820 Old Hollow Road, branch established on 1975/06/16. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $171,291.7 mil, Deposits: $129,833.2 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1716 total offices, Holding Company: Suntrust Banks, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Walkertown:

Marital status in Walkertown, NC
  • Never married: 24.8%
  • Now married: 49.3%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 6.2%
  • Divorced: 18.0%

For population 25 years and over in Walkertown:

  • High school or higher: 86.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.2%
  • Unemployed: 3.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
North Carolina average:

11.9

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Walkertown
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Walkertown, NC (based on Forsyth County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant100,426244
Mainline Protestant59,405136
Catholic15,1846
Black Protestant8,60328
Other6,04521
Orthodox1,2202
None160,806-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 69
Here:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 6
This county:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 30
This county:

0.89 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 158
Here:

4.68 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 286
This county:

8.47 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

7.57 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.2%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Forsyth County:

24.7%
State:

28.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Forsyth County:

15.7%
North Carolina:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Walkertown:

50.1%
North Carolina:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Walkertown:

46.9%
North Carolina:

44.6%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.2
North Carolina:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.2%
North Carolina:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Walkertown:

10.5%
State:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Walkertown:

6.8
North Carolina:

6.8

Overweight people:
Walkertown:

36.7%
North Carolina:

33.6%

General health condition:
Walkertown:

55.8%
State:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

77.9%
State:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Walkertown, NC Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 8$10,025$15,0380$0
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 8$10,025$15,0380$0

Walkertown government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Parks and Recreation: $1,273,000 ($248.63)
    Solid Waste Management: $600,000 ($117.19)
    Local Fire Protection: $330,000 ($64.45)
    Regular Highways: $151,000 ($29.49)
    General Public Buildings: $130,000 ($25.39)
    Central Staff Services: $108,000 ($21.09)
    Natural Resources - Other: $102,000 ($19.92)
    Financial Administration: $34,000 ($6.64)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $7,000 ($1.37)
    Housing and Community Development: $4,000 ($0.78)
    General - Other: $3,000 ($0.59)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $28,000 ($5.47)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Local Fire Protection: $330,000 ($64.45)
    Other - Housing and Community Development: $4,000 ($0.78)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $131,000 ($25.59)

Walkertown government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $67,000 ($13.09)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $606,000 ($118.36)
    Highways: $235,000 ($45.90)
  • Tax - Property: $1,717,000 ($335.35)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $503,000 ($98.24)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $67,000 ($13.09)
    Other License: $30,000 ($5.86)
    Other Selective Sales: $18,000 ($3.52)

Walkertown government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,092,000 ($213.28)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,008,000 ($196.88)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $84,000 ($16.41)

Walkertown government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,410,000 ($470.70)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,607,000 ($313.87)

6.62% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($51,967 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.62%
North Carolina average:

7.88%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($209 average AGI)
Forsyth County:

0.02%
North Carolina average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Guilford County, NC  1.03% ($43,253 average AGI)
from Davidson County, NC  0.49% ($40,736)
from Stokes County, NC  0.28% ($34,856)


6.12% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($58,593 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.12%
North Carolina average:

7.23%

0.02% of residents moved to foreign countries ($221 average AGI)
Forsyth County:

0.02%
North Carolina average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Guilford County, NC  0.81% ($63,018 average AGI)
to Davidson County, NC  0.53% ($46,254)
to Mecklenburg County, NC  0.35% ($50,624)
Businesses in Walkertown, NC
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1McDonald's1
Advance Auto Parts1Papa John's Pizza1
CVS1Rite Aid1
Domino's Pizza1Subway1
GNC1UPS1
H&R Block1Walgreens1
Hardee's1Wendy's1
Jones New York1

Strongest AM radio stations in Walkertown:

  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSJS (600 AM; 5 kW; WINSTON-SALEM, NC)
  • WTOB (1380 AM; 5 kW; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORP)
  • WSMX (1500 AM; daytime; 1 kW; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: GOSPEL MEDIA, INC. T/A WSMX RADIO)
  • WWBG (1470 AM; 10 kW; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING COPORATION)
  • WPIP (880 AM; daytime; 1 kW; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: BEREAN CHRISTIAN SCHOOL)
  • WAAA (980 AM; 1 kW; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: MEDIA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSGH (1040 AM; 9 kW; LEWISVILLE, NC; Owner: WINSTON-SALEM, GREENSBORO, HIGH POINT AREA RADIO)
  • WBFJ (1550 AM; daytime; 1 kW; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: WORD OF LIFE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCOG (1320 AM; 5 kW; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPOL (1340 AM; 1 kW; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WIST (790 AM; 3 kW; THOMASVILLE, NC; Owner: GHB RADIO, INC.)
  • WPAQ (740 AM; 10 kW; MOUNT AIRY, NC; Owner: RALPH D. EPPERSON)

Strongest FM radio stations in Walkertown:

  • WFDD (88.5 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY)
  • WKZL (107.5 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: DICK BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC. OF TENNESSEE)
  • WBFJ-FM (89.3 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: TRIAD FAMILY NETWORK, INC.)
  • WJMH (102.1 FM; REIDSVILLE, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WMQX-FM (93.1 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WTQR (104.1 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W285DJ (104.9 FM; MOUNT AIRY, NC; Owner: TRIAD FAMILY NETWORK, INC,)
  • WQMG-FM (97.1 FM; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WSNC (90.5 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: WINSTON-SALEM STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WGBT (94.5 FM; EDEN, NC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WOZN (98.7 FM; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WMAG (99.5 FM; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVBZ (100.3 FM; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKRR (92.3 FM; ASHEBORO, NC; Owner: DICK BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC. OF TENNESSEE)
  • WIST-FM (98.3 FM; THOMASVILLE, NC; Owner: WEAM QUALITY RADIO CORP.)
  • WFMX (105.7 FM; STATESVILLE, NC; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WHPE-FM (95.5 FM; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WBRF (98.1 FM; GALAX, VA; Owner: BLUE RIDGE RADIO, INC.)
  • WKXU (101.1 FM; BURLINGTON, NC; Owner: CAROLINA RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WTHZ (94.1 FM; LEXINGTON, NC; Owner: DAVIDSON COUNTY BROADCASTING CO, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Walkertown:

  • WFMY-TV (Channel 2; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: WFMY TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • WUPN-TV (Channel 48; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: WUPN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WXLV-TV (Channel 45; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: WXLV LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WTWB-TV (Channel 20; LEXINGTON, NC; Owner: WTWB OF THE TRIAD, LLC)
  • WLXI-TV (Channel 61; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TV, INC.)
  • WGHP (Channel 8; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: WGHP LICENSE, INC.)
  • WXII-TV (Channel 12; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: WXII HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WGPX (Channel 16; BURLINGTON, NC; Owner: PAXSON GREENSBORO LICENSE, INC.)
  • WUNL-TV (Channel 26; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
Walkertown fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Walkertown fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 49ft / 14.6mTotal length
  • 27,730Total average daily traffic
  • 2,661Total average daily truck traffic
  • 55,460Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic
New bridges in Walkertown, NC - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 31980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 32000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Walkertown, NC

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

69 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Walkertown)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Us Hwy 311 N (Lat: 36.178194 Lon: -80.153667), Call Sign: KIP974,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.205 MHz, 154.235 MHz, Grant Date: 03/19/2014, Expiration Date: 06/14/2024, Registrant: Universal Licensing Service, 4401-A Connecticut Ave Nw #232, Washington, DC 20008, Phone: (877) 677-3639, Fax: (949) 209-3097, Email:
  • TADS TEKLOGIX, Lat: 36.169306 Lon: -80.173944, Call Sign: WPMY850,
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.800 MHz, 467.825 MHz, 467.850 MHz, 467.875 MHz, 467.900 MHz, 467.925 MHz, Grant Date: 01/09/2014, Expiration Date: 04/05/2024, Certifier: Harold P Guess, Registrant: Psion Teklogix, 1810 Airport Exchange Blvd, Erlanger, KY 41018, Phone: (859) 372-4171, Fax: (859) 372-4185, Email:
  • 5063 Salem Road (Lat: 36.175611 Lon: -80.156444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 138.6 m, Call Sign: WPUG757,
    Assigned Frequencies: 851.425 MHz, 851.662 MHz, 851.712 MHz, 852.175 MHz, 852.275 MHz, 852.425 MHz, 852.675 MHz, 852.825 MHz, 853.075 MHz, 853.200 MHz... (+4 more), Grant Date: 02/03/2012, Expiration Date: 03/01/2022, Certifier: Tom Serrin, Registrant: City Of Winston-Salem, 100 East First St, Winston-Salem, NC 27102, Phone: (336) 747-7082, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • WALKERTOWN, 5065 Salem Road (Lat: 36.175611 Lon: -80.156444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 138.6 m, Call Sign: WPZD887,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6715.00 MHz, 6765.00 MHz, Grant Date: 10/24/2013, Expiration Date: 12/30/2023, Certifier: Charles Ashton, Registrant: City Of Winston-Salem Information Systems, 100 East First St, Winston-Salem, NC 27101, Phone: (336) 747-7082, Email:
  • CAR1702, 2802 Rocky Branch Road (Lat: 36.166528 Lon: -80.154778), Type: Mast, Structure height: 56.4 m, Overall height: 60.4 m, Call Sign: WQHD819,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10715.0 MHz, 19465.0 MHz, Grant Date: 07/09/2007, Expiration Date: 07/09/2017, Cancellation Date: 12/04/2008, Certifier: Joseph M Sandri Jr., Registrant: Fibertower Corporation, 1667 K Street Nw, Suite 250, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 223-1028, Fax: (202) 315-3415, Email:
  • CAR1701, 226 Hammock Farm Rd (Lat: 36.158333 Lon: -80.178056), Type: Tower, Structure height: 83.8 m, Overall height: 88.4 m, Call Sign: WQHE219,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10735.0 MHz, 17905.0 MHz, Grant Date: 07/10/2007, Expiration Date: 07/10/2017, Cancellation Date: 12/10/2008, Certifier: Joseph M Sandri Jr., Registrant: Fibertower Corporation, 1667 K Street Nw, Suite 250, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 223-1028, Fax: (202) 315-3415, Email:
  • CAR1701, 226 Hammock Farm Rd (Lat: 36.158333 Lon: -80.178056), Type: Tower, Structure height: 83.8 m, Overall height: 88.4 m, Call Sign: WQHE290,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10735.0 MHz, 17905.0 MHz, Grant Date: 07/10/2007, Expiration Date: 07/10/2017, Cancellation Date: 01/13/2009, Certifier: Joseph M Sandri Jr., Registrant: Fibertower Corporation, 1667 K Street Nw, Suite 250, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 223-1028, Fax: (202) 315-3415, Email:
  • BEESON NC, 3960 New Walkertown Rd (Lat: 36.147222 Lon: -80.188139), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WQIJ687,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11605.0 MHz, Grant Date: 02/28/2008, Expiration Date: 02/28/2018, Cancellation Date: 08/28/2009, Certifier: William Chastain, Registrant: Radio Dynamics Corporation, 774 Mays Blvd., #10-465, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:
  • 5WS0092A, 2802 Rocky Branch Road (Lat: 36.166528 Lon: -80.154778), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 56.4 m, Overall height: 60.4 m, Call Sign: WQQQ354, Licensee ID: L00127664,
    Assigned Frequencies: 19425.0 MHz, 19575.0 MHz, 19425.0 MHz, 19575.0 MHz, 19425.0 MHz, 19575.0 MHz, 19425.0 MHz, 19575.0 MHz, 19425.0 MHz, 19575.0 MHz... (+6 more), Grant Date: 02/12/2013, Expiration Date: 02/12/2023, Cancellation Date: 08/05/2014, Certifier: Dan Menser, Registrant: T-Mobile License LLC, 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

38 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Walkertown)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: AERO COMMANDER 112 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 121 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 1059J , Serial Number: 59, Year manufactured: 1973, Certificate Issue Date: 01/30/2018
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Ricky M Mayes, 4250 Camp Betty Hastings Rd, Walkertown, NC 27051, Other Owners: Douglas K Boyle
  • Aircraft: AIR CREATION SPORT ACFT USALLC ARV TANARG (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 912UL SERIES (80 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 135PT , Serial Number: T06068, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 06/27/2007, Certificate Issue Date: 04/27/2011
    Registrant (Individual): Douglas K Boyle, 4250 Camp Betty Hastings Rd, Walkertown, NC 27051
  • Aircraft: REILAND ROBERT R RANS S-12 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 3075E , Serial Number: R0591076, Certificate Issue Date: 11/15/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Rodney D Strassburg, 3670 Day Rd, Walkertown, NC 27051
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 07/06/2000
  • Aircraft: MAIN AIR RAPIER (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 503 DCDI (52 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 5142U , Serial Number: 0101, Year manufactured: 2000, Airworthiness Date: 10/20/2007, Certificate Issue Date: 09/04/2012
    Registrant (Individual): Rodney D Strassburg, 3670 Day Rd, Walkertown, NC 27051
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 01/18/2019

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED19$124,80014$141,83966$149,0202$87,4055$95,9681$62,040
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$131,2900$05$112,7281$45,4300$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$78,7875$112,68027$130,4033$9,7505$89,6960$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$125,4032$164,32023$146,6821$36,5802$92,5150$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$63,8501$133,2502$138,2801$97,4301$27,7600$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0030.01 , 0030.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$225,7302$299,880
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$167,0702$232,855
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$63,2900$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0030.01 , 0030.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Walkertown, NC
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Walkertown, NC - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 122
  • Hazardous Condition: 41
  • Service Call: 4
  • Good Intent Call: 3
Fire incident types in Walkertown, NC

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Walkertown, NC
Most common first names in Walkertown, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James4974.9 years
William4372.2 years
Mary3679.2 years
John2879.3 years
Robert2369.5 years
Thomas2069.8 years
Paul1875.2 years
George1773.1 years
Charles1673.0 years
Walter1571.4 years
Most common last names in Walkertown, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Fulp3777.3 years
Mabe2870.7 years
Jones2278.1 years
Whicker1976.9 years
Smith1877.3 years
Martin1677.1 years
Dillon1582.5 years
Mitchell1573.2 years
Bowman1475.2 years
Neal1373.9 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Walkertown, NC
  • 60.3%Electricity
  • 22.8%Utility gas
  • 10.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 4.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.7%Wood
  • 0.3%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Walkertown, NC
  • 80.4%Electricity
  • 16.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.1%Wood
  • 0.6%No fuel used


Walkertown compared to North Carolina state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 7 pilots and 43 other airmen in this city.
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