Milwaukee, WI
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin Info Snack

Population
592,649
Unemployment
6.3%
Poverty
24.6%
Median Home
$128,300
Median Income
$43,125
Median Rent
$866

Milwaukee SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
10
Safety
3
Amenities
10
Education
6
Commute
8

Milwaukee, WI Crime Report

25,481
Total Crimes
4,325.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
84.37%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Milwaukee
/ 100k People
Wisconsin
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 25,481 4,325.4 1,809.0 2,346.0
Violent Crime 9,407 1,596.8 323.4 387.8
Murder 191 32.4 5.3 6.5
Robbery 1,925 326.8 52.8 73.9
Aggravated Assault 6,860 1,164.5 230.6 279.7
Property Crime 16,074 2,728.5 1,485.7 1,958.2
Burglary 3,408 578.5 218.5 314.2
Larceny 8,178 1,388.2 1,106.1 1,398.0
Car Theft 4,488 761.8 161.0 246.0

Milwaukee, WI Cost Of Living

89
Milwaukee's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Milwaukee Wisconsin National Average
Overall 89 97 100
Services 96 97 100
Groceries 95 100 100
Health 111 111 100
Housing 68 87 100
Transportation 91 95 100
Utilities 98 98 100

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Population over time in Milwaukee

Year Population % Change
2020 592,649 -0.7%
2019 596,886 -0.4%
2018 599,086 0.1%
2017 598,672 -0.1%
2016 599,498 0.2%
2015 598,078 0.3%
2014 596,459 0.4%
2013 594,328 0.4%
2012 591,957 0.4%
2011 589,697 -

Race / Ethnicity in Milwaukee

White
34.0% (201,602)
African American
38.3% (226,809)
American Indian
0.4% (2,433)
Asian
4.6% (27,076)
Hawaiian
0.0% (168)
Other
0.2% (1,213)
Two Or More
3.1% (18,188)
Hispanic
19.4% (115,160)
Race Milwaukee WI USA
White 34.0% 80.6% 60.1%
African American 38.3% 6.2% 12.2%
American Indian 0.4% 0.8% 0.6%
Asian 4.6% 2.8% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.1% 2.3% 2.8%
Hispanic 19.4% 7.0% 18.2%

Gender in Milwaukee

Female
51.7% (306,690)
Male
48.3% (285,959)
Gender Milwaukee WI USA
Female 51.7% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 48.3% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Milwaukee for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (41,485)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (59,264)
High School / GED
31.0% (183,721)
Some College
21.0% (124,456)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (41,485)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (94,823)
Master's Degree
6.0% (35,558)
Professional Degree
1.0% (5,926)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (5,926)
Education Milwaukee WI USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 2.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 31.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 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
9.9% (5,858,312)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.5% (4,452,100)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.6% (7,445,762)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.5% (6,817,763)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.7% (8,712,103)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.7% (10,466,313)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.0% (6,524,834)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.1% (5,976,207)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.9% (1,721,633)
$200,000 or more
2.2% (1,289,868)
Income Milwaukee WI USA
Less than $10,000 9.9% 4.6% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.5% 4.1% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.6% 8.6% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.5% 9.0% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.7% 13.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.7% 18.9% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.0% 14.1% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.1% 16.3% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.9% 6.1% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 2.2% 5.2% 8.3%

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