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  1. Public Schools
    B
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    B+
  4. Nightlife
    C+
  5. Good for Families
    B
  6. Diversity
    C+
  7. Jobs
    B+
  8. Weather
    B-
  9. Cost of Living
    B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    B+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A-
  12. Commute
    B
Walker Township is located in Pennsylvania with a population of 4,672. Walker Township is in Centre County. Living in Walker Township offers residents a suburban rural mix feel and most residents own their homes. Many young professionals live in Walker Township and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Walker Township are above average.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$202,500
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$858
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban Rural Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    14%
  • Own
    86%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284

Residents

Diversity
C+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    10%
  • 10-17 years
    8%
  • 18-24 years
    5%
  • 25-34 years
    15%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    19%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    17%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    11%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    13%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    18%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    52%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    5%
    13%

Working in Walker Township

Jobs
B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$73,154
National
$55,322
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Walker Township Reviews

1 review
Very nice quiet area of Central PA. Near State College and Penn State University. Great outdoors area.
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