🇺🇸 Walnut is a city in the eastern part of Los Angeles County in the U.S. state of California. Money's Best Places to Live ranked Walnut #49.
The greater Walnut Valley is located between the steep San Jose Hills mountain range to the north, and the gentle Puente Hills to the south. The city is home to hundreds of businesses. According to the 2010 United States Census, Walnut has a median household income at one of the top earning percentiles in the country at $101,250.
Economy Shea Homes, and the United States divisions of the Filipino home video company Viva Video, Inc. and the Japanese card game company Bushiroad are based in Walnut.
Among the principal employers in the city are: Mount San Antonio College; Ninas Mexican Food, Inc.; Ronsin Photocopy Inc.; Recruiter Exchange Inc.; Edro Engineering Company, Inc.; Stater Brothers Market; Sodexo, Inc.; Vons.; Applebee's Neighborhood Grill; TJ Maxx.
Walnut has a population of over 29,685 people. Walnut also forms part of the wider Los Angeles metropolitan area which has a population of over 13,310,447 people. Walnut is situated 5 km north of Diamond Bar.