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

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2021-08-09
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West Milwaukee, Wisconsin Info Snack

Population
4,146
Unemployment
9.0%
Poverty
14.9%
Median Home
$137,500
Median Income
$41,591
Median Rent
$738

West Milwaukee SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
9.5
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
8

West Milwaukee, WI Crime Report

1,497
Total Crimes
36,450.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
1,371.72%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
West Milwaukee
/ 100k People
Wisconsin
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,497 36,450.0 1,764.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 30 730.5 293.2 366.7
Murder 1 24.3 3.0 5.0
Robbery 11 267.8 51.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 18 438.3 200.0 250.2
Property Crime 1,467 35,719.5 1,471.4 2,109.9
Burglary 31 754.8 217.6 340.5
Larceny 1,411 34,356.0 1,127.0 1,549.5
Car Theft 25 608.7 126.8 219.9

Rankings for West Milwaukee in Wisconsin

Map Of West Milwaukee, WI

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Population over time in West Milwaukee

Year Population % Change
2019 4,146 -0.6%
2018 4,173 -0.6%
2017 4,200 -0.3%
2016 4,214 -0.2%
2015 4,222 0.2%
2014 4,214 0.4%
2013 4,197 0.1%
2012 4,194 0.4%
2011 4,179 0.7%
2010 4,150 -

Race / Ethnicity in West Milwaukee

White
49.4% (2,049)
African American
13.2% (547)
American Indian
0.7% (30)
Asian
1.0% (40)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.7% (69)
Hispanic
34.0% (1,411)
Race West Milwaukee WI USA
White 49.4% 81.3% 60.7%
African American 13.2% 6.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.7% 0.8% 0.7%
Asian 1.0% 2.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.7% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 34.0% 6.8% 18.0%

Gender in West Milwaukee

Female
51.0% (2,113)
Male
49.0% (2,032)
Gender West Milwaukee WI USA
Female 51.0% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.0% 49.7% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
6.0% (248)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (373)
High School / GED
36.0% (1,492)
Some College
21.0% (870)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (414)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (580)
Master's Degree
4.0% (165)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education West Milwaukee WI USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 2.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 36.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For West Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Less than $10,000
5.9% (24,477)
$10,000 to $14,999
12.5% (51,987)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.1% (37,690)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.5% (55,886)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.2% (63,034)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.3% (71,915)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.8% (69,533)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.8% (32,275)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.3% (1,083)
$200,000 or more
1.6% (6,715)
Income West Milwaukee WI USA
Less than $10,000 5.9% 4.7% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 12.5% 4.3% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.1% 9.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.5% 9.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.2% 13.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.3% 18.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.8% 14.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.8% 15.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.3% 5.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.6% 4.9% 7.7%

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