Walker County , Alabama

Walker County: County in Alabama, United States


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 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 63,143 inhabitants. Its county seat is Jasper. The county was created 198 years ago in 1823.

Walker County Quick Facts

Population : 63,143 (2020)
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 : 10:34:10 (24th May 2022)
Density : 30 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -6.14% (2010-2020)
Walker County locator map
Location of Walker County on Alabama map.
Walker County Courthouse image
Walker County Courthouse
Walker County Courthouse image


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 map

The largest city of Walker County is Jasper with a population of 13,278. Other cities include, Sumiton population 2,330, Dora population 1,979, Carbon Hill population 1,885 and Cordova population 1,820. See all Walker County cities & populated places.

Walker County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Jasper 13,278 City in Walker County, Alabama, United States
Sumiton 2,330 City in Walker County, Alabama, United States
Dora 1,979 City in Walker County, Alabama, United States
Carbon Hill 1,885 City in Walker County, Alabama, United States
Cordova 1,820 City in Walker County, Alabama, United States
Parrish 929 Settlement in Alabama, United States
Oakman 713 Town
Sipsey 396 Town in Alabama
Kansas 214 Town in Walker County, Aabama
Nauvoo 201 Town in Alabama
Eldridge 122 Town in Alabama

Walker County has 7 neighbours.


According to census records, the population of Walker County decreased by 6.14% in 10 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
2020 63,143 -0.6% 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, .


  • Tom Bevill (American politician) he was born in 27/03/1921
  • D. C. Wilcutt (American basketball player and coach) he was born in 25/03/1923
  • Bruce Jones (American football player (1904-1974)) he was born in 30/08/1904
  • Daniel Haughton he was born in 01/01/1911
  • Melvin Vines he was born in 20/02/1904

Other places with the same name (3)

Alabama Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
Jefferson County 655,342 County in Alabama, United States
Mobile County 412,716 County in Alabama, United States
Madison County 379,453 County in Alabama, United States
Baldwin County 229,287 County in Alabama, United States
Montgomery County 224,639 County in Alabama, United States
Shelby County 221,428 County in Alabama, United States
Tuscaloosa County 210,758 County in Alabama, United States
Birmingham 206,950 City in Jefferson County, Alabama, United States
Huntsville 202,964 County seat of Madison County, Alabama, United States
Montgomery 196,268 City in and county seat of Montgomery County, Alabama, United States and Alabama federated state capital
Mobile 187,746 County seat of Mobile County, Alabama, United States
Lee County 166,831 County in Alabama, United States
Morgan County 119,883 County in Alabama, United States
Calhoun County 113,469 County in Alabama, United States
Houston County 106,580 County in Alabama, United States
Tuscaloosa 102,819 County seat of Tuscaloosa County, Alabama, United States