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 (/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
72,016
Unemployment
4.5%
Poverty
11.0%
Median Home
$192,400
Median Income
$59,866
Median Rent
$860

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Map Of Waukesha, WI

Population over time in Waukesha

Year Population % Change
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 127.4 305.9 386.3
Murder 0.0 4.0 5.3
Robbery 19.4 81.4 102.8
Aggravated Assault 65.1 186.3 248.5
Property Crime 1546.6 1933.3 2450.7
Burglary 252.0 336.1 468.9
Larceny 1233.7 1424.8 1745.0
Car Theft 60.9 172.3 236.9

Race / Ethnicity in Waukesha

White
78.1% (56,254)
African American
3.9% (2,811)
American Indian
0.1% (104)
Asian
3.7% (2,676)
Hawaiian
0.1% (59)
Other
0.2% (124)
Two Or More
2.0% (1,423)
Hispanic
11.9% (8,565)
Race Waukesha WI USA
White 78.1% 82.1% 60.6%
African American 3.9% 6.2% 10.4%
American Indian 0.1% 0.8% 0.7%
Asian 3.7% 2.6% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.1%
Other 0.2% 0.1% 3.9%
Two Or More 2.0% 1.8% 2.5%
Hispanic 11.9% 6.5% 17.3%

Household Income For Waukesha, Wisconsin

Less than $10,000
5.0% (3,600)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.3% (3,096)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.2% (7,345)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.4% (6,769)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.6% (9,074)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.3% (13,899)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.3% (10,298)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.6% (11,954)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.1% (3,672)
$200,000 or more
3.2% (2,304)
Income Waukesha WI USA
Less than $10,000 5.0% 5.7% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.3% 5.0% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.2% 10.4% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.4% 10.4% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.6% 14.2% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.3% 19.5% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.3% 13.6% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.6% 13.5% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.1% 4.2% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 3.2% 3.6% 5.7%

Gender in Waukesha

Female
50.8% (36,616)
Male
49.2% (35,399)
Gender Waukesha WI USA
Female 50.8% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.2% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Waukesha for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.7% (1,937)
9-12th Grade
4.5% (3,218)
High School / GED
25.0% (17,983)
Some College
22.4% (16,126)
Associate's Degree
9.9% (7,149)
Bachelor's Degree
24.0% (17,278)
Master's Degree
9.4% (6,744)
Professional Degree
1.2% (896)
Doctorate Degree
0.9% (682)
Education Waukesha WI USA
< 9th Grade 2.7% 3.0% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 4.5% 5.7% 7.4%
High School / GED 25.0% 31.7% 27.5%
Some College 22.4% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.9% 10.3% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 24.0% 18.7% 18.8%
Master's Degree 9.4% 6.9% 8.2%
Professional Degree 1.2% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.9% 1.1% 1.3%

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