Walker County, TX

Population 68,408

Walker County, TX Neighborhood Report

Schools

School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 12.4%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 66.3%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 21.3%

Registered Offenders

33.36% Higher than national avg.

Environmental Hazards

191 Found nearby

Unemployment

Very High 5.1%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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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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139 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
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Median Sales Price
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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    16.5%
  • Rented
    39.9%
  • Owned
    43.6%

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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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $685
  • 1 Bedroom: $849
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,031
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,274
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,765

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Environmental Hazards

191 Environmental Hazards

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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 7.45 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.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Walker County, TX: $42,662

Unemployment

Unemployment in Walker County is 5.1%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.2% and 7.7% respectively

Politics

State Representatives

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

Neighborhood Info

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