Walker County , Alabama

Walker County: County in Alabama, United States

Walker County locator map
Location of Walker County on Alabama map.


Walker County is a county located in the U.S. state of Alabama. As of the 2010 census, the population was 67,023 and a population density of 32 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 63,521 inhabitants. Its county seat is Jasper. The county was created 197 years ago in 1823.


Walker County is located at 33°48'12"N 87°17'50"W (33.8033300, -87.2973600). It has 7 neighbors: Blount County, Cullman County, Fayette County, Jefferson County, Marion County, Tuscaloosa County and Winston County.

Walker County Courthouse image
Walker County Courthouse

The largest city of Walker County is Jasper with a population of 13,431. Other cities include, Sumiton population 2,332, Dora population 1,905, Carbon Hill population 1,892 and Cordova population 1,850. See all Walker County cities & populated places.

Walker County map

Walker County Quick Facts

Population : 63,521 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Alabama (United States)
Different from : Walker County, Walker County
Plate code : 64
Area : 2086 km2
Water as percent of area : 1.7%
Land as percent of area : 98.3%
Named for : John Williams Walker
Altitude : 558 feet / 170 meters
Capital : Jasper
Establishment : December 12, 1823
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 00:05:03 (13th June 2021)
Density : 30 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -5.51% (2010-2019)

Walker County has 7 neighbours.


According to census records, the population of Walker County decreased by 5.51% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 67,023 - census
2011 66,585 -0.66% estimation process
2012 66,104 -0.73% estimation process
2013 65,777 -0.5% estimation process
2014 65,338 -0.67% estimation process
2015 64,931 -0.63% estimation process
2016 64,533 -0.62% estimation process
2017 63,895 -1% estimation process
2018 63,669 -0.35% estimation process
2019 63,521 -0.23% estimation process

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People born in Walker County (8)

People born in Walker County, including politician Harlan Mathews, politician Carter Manasco, politician Charles Christopher Sheats, you can see a list of people who born in Walker County.

Other places with the same name (2)

Walker County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Walker County.

City Name Population Title
Jasper 13,431 City in Walker County, Alabama, United States
Sumiton 2,332 City in Walker County, Alabama, United States
Dora 1,905 City in Walker County, Alabama, United States
Carbon Hill 1,892 City in Walker County, Alabama, United States
Cordova 1,850 City in Walker County, Alabama, United States
Parrish 937 Settlement in Alabama, United States
Oakman 724 Town
Sipsey 401 Town in Alabama
Kansas 211 Town in Walker County, Aabama
Nauvoo 202 Town in Alabama
Eldridge 123 Town in Alabama

Alabama Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
Alabama 4,903,185 One of the 50 states that make up the United States of America is Alabama.
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Madison County 372,909 County in Alabama, United States
Montgomery County 226,486 County in Alabama, United States
Baldwin County 223,234 County in Alabama, United States
Shelby County 217,702 County in Alabama, United States
Birmingham 209,403 City in Jefferson County, Alabama, United States
Tuscaloosa County 209,355 County in Alabama, United States
Huntsville 200,574 County seat of Madison County, Alabama, United States
Montgomery 198,525 City in and county seat of Montgomery County, Alabama, United States and Alabama federated state capital
Mobile 188,720 County seat of Mobile County, Alabama, United States
Lee County 164,542 County in Alabama, United States
Morgan County 119,679 County in Alabama, United States
Calhoun County 113,605 County in Alabama, United States
Houston County 105,882 County in Alabama, United States
Walker County Courthouse image

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