South Milwaukee, WI
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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South Milwaukee, Wisconsin Info Snack

Population
20,957
Unemployment
4.5%
Poverty
16.8%
Median Home
$162,000
Median Income
$52,678
Median Rent
$838

South Milwaukee SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
7
Affordability
7
Diversity
8
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
8

South Milwaukee, WI Crime Report

376
Total Crimes
1,813.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-26.77%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
South Milwaukee
/ 100k People
Wisconsin
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 376 1,813.7 1,764.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 29 139.9 293.2 366.7
Murder 1 4.8 3.0 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 51.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 21 101.3 200.0 250.2
Property Crime 347 1,673.8 1,471.4 2,109.9
Burglary 22 106.1 217.6 340.5
Larceny 308 1,485.7 1,127.0 1,549.5
Car Theft 17 82.0 126.8 219.9

South Milwaukee, WI Cost Of Living

92
South Milwaukee's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense South Milwaukee Wisconsin National Average
Overall 92 96 100
Services 93 98 100
Groceries 93 97 100
Health 114 113 100
Housing 83 88 100
Transportation 102 100 100
Utilities 94 97 100

Rankings for South Milwaukee in Wisconsin

Map Of South Milwaukee, WI

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Population over time in South Milwaukee

Year Population % Change
2019 20,957 -0.6%
2018 21,089 -0.5%
2017 21,185 -0.1%
2016 21,197 -0.2%
2015 21,229 0.1%
2014 21,210 0.2%
2013 21,163 0.2%
2012 21,119 0.2%
2011 21,068 0.5%
2010 20,971 -

Race / Ethnicity in South Milwaukee

White
81.1% (16,999)
African American
2.9% (610)
American Indian
0.5% (104)
Asian
0.7% (138)
Hawaiian
0.1% (11)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.6% (545)
Hispanic
12.2% (2,550)
Race South Milwaukee WI USA
White 81.1% 81.3% 60.7%
African American 2.9% 6.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.8% 0.7%
Asian 0.7% 2.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.6% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 12.2% 6.8% 18.0%

Gender in South Milwaukee

Female
51.1% (10,711)
Male
48.9% (10,246)
Gender South Milwaukee WI USA
Female 51.1% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 48.9% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in South Milwaukee for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (419)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (1,466)
High School / GED
36.0% (7,544)
Some College
21.0% (4,400)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (2,305)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (3,353)
Master's Degree
6.0% (1,257)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (209)
Education South Milwaukee WI USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 2.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 36.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For South Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Less than $10,000
5.0% (104,699)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.3% (89,603)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.4% (239,592)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.7% (203,068)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.6% (347,213)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.8% (414,903)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.0% (294,133)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.7% (287,802)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.1% (64,280)
$200,000 or more
2.4% (50,401)
Income South Milwaukee WI USA
Less than $10,000 5.0% 4.7% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.3% 4.3% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.4% 9.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.7% 9.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.6% 13.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.8% 18.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.0% 14.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.7% 15.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.1% 5.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.4% 4.9% 7.7%

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