Walker County, TX

Current Temperature ° Population 68,408

Homefacts County Report

Schools

School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 16.5%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 60.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 22.8%

Registered Offenders

14.54% Higher than national avg.
  • 126 offenders in Walker County
  • 18.42 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $0
  • Median Sales Price: $0
  • Foreclosures: 4
  • Homes For Sale: 107
  • Homes For Rent: 2

Environmental Hazards

191 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 5
  • Superfunds: 5
  • Tanks & Spills: 181

Unemployment

Moderate 5.0%
  • Texas unemployment average: 4.5%
  • National unemployment average: 4.2%

Schools view all

18 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 18 K-12 public schools in Walker County, TX and 4 private schools. Homefacts rates Walker County's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.

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Crime view details

126 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
No Data
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    15.7%
  • Rented
    40.3%
  • Owned
    44%

107 Homes For Sale View All

$49,500
27 Little Road
New Waverly, TX 77358
-- Beds | -- Baths
$93,000
113 Pavey Circle
New Waverly, TX 77358
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$230,000
631 Hillcrest
Huntsville, TX 77340
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$165,000
1901 East Lake Drive
Huntsville, TX 77340
3 Beds | 2 Baths

4 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
No Data
$120,000
Gourd Creek
Huntsville, TX 77340
-- Beds | -- Baths
$116,000
Harlow
Huntsville, TX 77320
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$91,300
Tx-75
Huntsville, TX 77340
-- Beds | -- Baths
$276,656
Mount Zion
New Waverly, TX 77358
-- Beds | 2 Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

We're sorry! No Number Of Properties Per Bedroom found in our database.

222 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Walker County, TX issued 222 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 222 permits, 80 were issued for single family homes and 142 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Walker County, TX issued 61 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Building Permits By Year

2 Rental Properties View All

$800
19 Louis Voan
Huntsville, TX 77320
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$1,800
1046 Broadmoor
Huntsville, TX 77340
3 Beds | 2 Baths

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Walker County, TX
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $697
  • 1 Bedroom: $813
  • 2 Bedrooms: $938
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,251
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,653

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Environmental Hazards

191 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in Walker County, TX
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  • Registered Polluters
    in Walker County, TX
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  • Superfunds
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  • Tanks & Spills
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Walker County, TX has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Walker County, TX is a green zone.
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  • UV Index VERY HIGH 7.56 Average
    Walker County, TX is a very high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 50.85°
  • February 54.68°
  • March 61.57°
  • April 68.72°
  • May 77.52°
  • June 84.03°
  • July 85.13°
  • August 86.62°
  • September 79.03°
  • October 69.27°
  • November 60.62°
  • December 51.87°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Walker County, TX

Earthquakes
Walker County, TX has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Walker County, TX has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Walker County, TX has a low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Walker County, TX has a moderate risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Walker County, TX: $40,448

Unemployment

Unemployment in Walker County is 5.0%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.5% and 8.4% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 39.92%
White Collar - 60.08%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Greg Abbott
  • Sen. John Cornyn
  • Sen. Ted Cruz

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