WI

National Population : 333,590,059
Wisconsin State Population : 6,001,969

About Milwaukee, WI

Milwaukee, WI is located in Milwaukee County in the state of Wisconsin.

The total City Population for Milwaukee is about 835,666 with about 2,369 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 1,365,787.

The Average Home Value is $145,070.00, which is roughly 14% lower than the Average Home Value of $168,872.00 for the state of Wisconsin, and roughly 23% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $46,501.57, which is roughly 22% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $59,462.00 for the state of Wisconsin, and roughly 19% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Milwaukee is about 7.8%.

Wisconsin is ranked #36 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 26.98 out of 100.

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Voting

Milwaukee County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 57.66% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 69.13%
Republican: 29.27%
Libertarian: 0.95%
Other: 0.61%
Green: 0.05%


Nearby Locations

Glendale, WI (2.42 mi.)
Shorewood, WI (2.42 mi.)
W Milwaukee, WI (4.22 mi.)
Wauwatosa, WI (4.40 mi.)
Bay View, WI (4.69 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 53202, 53203, 53204, 53205, 53206, 53207, 53208, 53209, 53210, 53211, 53212, 53213, 53214, 53215, 53216, 53217, 53218, 53219, 53220, 53221, 53222, 53223, 53224, 53225, 53226, 53227, 53228, 53233, 53235, 53295
Latitude : 43.163037
Longitude : -88.037720
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 764 ft.
Area Code(s) : 262, 414

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.34
Male Population Estimate : 47.08%
Female Population Estimate : 50.73%
Median Age : 34.6
Male Median Age : 33.1
Female Median Age : 35.4

White Population Estimate : 57.37%
Black Population Estimate : 31.66%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 14.05%
Asian Population Estimate : 3.86%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.09%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.47%
Other Population Estimate : 6.62%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Milwaukee specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Milwaukee County: About 13 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Milwaukee County: About 1020 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Milwaukee County is about 70% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 72% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.