Waukesha SnackAbility

9
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
8

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Waukesha, Wisconsin Info Snack

Waukesha (/wk/) is a city in and the county seat of Waukesha County, Wisconsin, United States. It is part of the Milwaukee metropolitan area. Its population was 70,718 at the 2010 census. The city is adjacent to the Town of Waukesha.
Population
72,173
Unemployment
3.8%
Poverty
10.6%
Median Home
$194,800
Median Income
$61,380
Median Rent
$876

Rankings for Waukesha in Wisconsin

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Map Of Waukesha, WI

Population over time in Waukesha

Year Population % Change
2017 72,173 0.2%
2016 72,016 1.0%
2015 71,324 0.3%
2014 71,083 0.4%
2013 70,775 0.3%
2012 70,593 0.3%
2011 70,348 0.6%
2010 69,946 -

Crime in Waukesha Per 100k

Crime Waukesha WI USA
Violent Crime 164.0 319.9 382.9
Murder 0.0 3.2 5.3
Robbery 34.5 75.0 98.0
Aggravated Assault 70.3 204.8 248.9
Property Crime 1387.7 1808.3 2362.0
Burglary 173.6 303.7 430.4
Larceny 1164.5 1341.3 1694.0
Car Theft 49.6 163.4 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Waukesha

White
78.5% (56,639)
African American
3.6% (2,601)
American Indian
0.2% (121)
Asian
3.3% (2,393)
Hawaiian
0.1% (71)
Other
0.1% (100)
Two Or More
1.7% (1,258)
Hispanic
12.5% (8,990)
Race Waukesha WI USA
White 78.5% 81.8% 61.5%
African American 3.6% 6.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.8% 0.7%
Asian 3.3% 2.6% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.7% 1.8% 2.3%
Hispanic 12.5% 6.6% 17.6%

Household Income For Waukesha, Wisconsin

Less than $10,000
4.2% (303,126)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.4% (317,561)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.5% (685,643)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.3% (671,208)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.3% (887,727)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.2% (1,385,721)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.6% (1,053,725)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.6% (1,270,244)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.7% (411,386)
$200,000 or more
3.1% (223,736)
Income Waukesha WI USA
Less than $10,000 4.2% 5.2% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.4% 4.8% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.5% 10.0% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.3% 10.0% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.3% 13.9% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.2% 19.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.6% 13.7% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.6% 14.3% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.7% 4.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 3.1% 3.9% 6.3%

Gender in Waukesha

Female
51.2% (36,975)
Male
48.8% (35,197)
Gender Waukesha WI USA
Female 51.2% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 48.8% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Waukesha for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.4% (1,704)
9-12th Grade
4.4% (3,201)
High School / GED
25.0% (18,068)
Some College
21.6% (15,604)
Associate's Degree
10.3% (7,442)
Bachelor's Degree
24.8% (17,929)
Master's Degree
9.0% (6,468)
Professional Degree
1.4% (1,003)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (749)
Education Waukesha WI USA
< 9th Grade 2.4% 2.8% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 4.4% 5.5% 7.2%
High School / GED 25.0% 31.3% 27.3%
Some College 21.6% 20.9% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 10.3% 10.5% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 24.8% 19.2% 19.1%
Master's Degree 9.0% 7.1% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.4% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.1% 1.4%

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