Living in Milwaukee, WI

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Milwaukee, Wisconsin Info Snack

Population
594,548
Unemployment
6.8%
Poverty
25.4%
Median Home
$122,100
Median Income
$41,838
Median Rent
$858

Milwaukee SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
10
Safety
4
Amenities
10
Education
6
Commute
8

Milwaukee, WI Crime Report

22,971
Total Crimes
3,887.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
56.96%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Milwaukee
/ 100k People
Wisconsin
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 22,971 3,887.3 1,764.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 7,874 1,332.5 293.2 366.7
Murder 97 16.4 3.0 5.0
Robbery 1,911 323.4 51.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 5,439 920.4 200.0 250.2
Property Crime 15,097 2,554.8 1,471.4 2,109.9
Burglary 3,594 608.2 217.6 340.5
Larceny 8,053 1,362.8 1,127.0 1,549.5
Car Theft 3,450 583.8 126.8 219.9

Milwaukee, WI Cost Of Living

88
Milwaukee's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Milwaukee Wisconsin National Average
Overall 88 96 100
Services 93 98 100
Groceries 93 97 100
Health 114 113 100
Housing 69 88 100
Transportation 102 100 100
Utilities 94 97 100

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Population over time in Milwaukee

Year Population % Change
2019 594,548 -0.4%
2018 596,886 -0.4%
2017 599,086 0.1%
2016 598,672 -0.1%
2015 599,498 0.2%
2014 598,078 0.3%
2013 596,459 0.4%
2012 594,328 0.4%
2011 591,957 0.4%
2010 589,697 -

Race / Ethnicity in Milwaukee

White
35.1% (208,521)
African American
38.3% (227,829)
American Indian
0.5% (2,763)
Asian
4.2% (25,181)
Hawaiian
0.0% (179)
Other
0.2% (977)
Two Or More
2.7% (16,281)
Hispanic
19.0% (112,817)
Race Milwaukee WI USA
White 35.1% 81.3% 60.7%
African American 38.3% 6.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.8% 0.7%
Asian 4.2% 2.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.7% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 19.0% 6.8% 18.0%

Gender in Milwaukee

Female
51.9% (308,467)
Male
48.1% (286,081)
Gender Milwaukee WI USA
Female 51.9% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 48.1% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Milwaukee for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (41,618)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (59,454)
High School / GED
30.0% (178,364)
Some College
22.0% (130,800)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (41,618)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (95,127)
Master's Degree
6.0% (35,672)
Professional Degree
1.0% (5,945)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (5,945)
Education Milwaukee WI USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 2.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 30.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Less than $10,000
10.0% (5,963,929)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.8% (4,641,425)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.1% (7,768,354)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.7% (6,936,298)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.1% (8,991,890)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.2% (10,240,491)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.6% (6,326,985)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.6% (5,736,535)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.9% (1,717,084)
$200,000 or more
1.9% (1,131,802)
Income Milwaukee WI USA
Less than $10,000 10.0% 4.7% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.8% 4.3% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.1% 9.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.7% 9.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.1% 13.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.2% 18.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.6% 14.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.6% 15.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.9% 5.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.9% 4.9% 7.7%

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