Businesses in Milwaukee


Business Distribution by Industry
 Medical: 22.5%
 Professional Services: 13.5%
 Shopping: 13%
 Industry: 7%
 Restaurants: 6.2%
 Home Services: 6%
 Other: 31.7%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair93233.8 years4.21.6
Gas stations44128.9 years3.90.7
Beauty salons77524.6 years4.31.3
Hairdressers73325.7 years4.31.2
Public administration62333.8 years4.01.1
Social work82732.4 years4.31.4
Atm's52860.3 years4.50.9
Banks54160.5 years4.10.9
Finance other62544.5 years3.91.1
Loan companies88231.5 years3.81.5
Grocery stores and supermarkets62932.7 years4.11.1
General contractors95432.2 years4.01.6
Other construction64737.5 years4.21.1
Real estate1,41630 years3.82.4
Construction of buildings83036.9 years4.51.4
Other membership organizations60238.6 years4.31.0
Child care and day care63822.4 years4.31.1
Dentists64234.7 years4.31.1
Health and medical10,39128.5 years3.817.6
Physicians and surgeons4,00328.9 years3.76.8
Accountants47335.5 years4.00.8
Advertising and marketing56131.1 years4.60.9
Corporate management1,06629.2 years3.71.8
Lawyers legal2,14331.9 years4.43.6
Scientific and technical services83426.8 years4.11.4
Specialized design45325.5 years4.80.8
Churches1,13343.7 years4.51.9
Bars, pubs and taverns82028.2 years4.31.4
Clothing stores45228.1 years4.20.8
Electronics stores65329.9 years3.81.1
Office supplies and stationery stores48539.3 years4.20.8
Shopping other70332.7 years4.01.2
Area of Milwaukee, Wisconsin96.8 sq mi
Male Population285,463 (48.3%)
Female Population306,121 (51.7%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +64.2%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 -0.3%
Median Age30.5
Male Median Age29.5
Female Median Age31.5
Area Codes262414920
NeighborhoodsAvenues West, Bay View, East Town, Southgate, Westown
Local TimeSaturday 10:58 PM
TimezoneCentral Daylight Time
Weather64.3°F few clouds
Lat & Lng43.0389° / -87.90647°
Zip Codes5320153202532035320453205More

Milwaukee, Wisconsin - Map

Milwaukee, Wisconsin Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density3,722 / mi²4,996 / mi²6,131 / mi²6,111 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Milwaukee Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 0.3% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Milwaukee, Wisconsin+64.2%+22.3%-0.3%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Milwaukee, Wisconsin Median Age

Median Age: 30.5 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Milwaukee, Wisconsin30.5 years31.5 years29.5 years
Wisconsin38.9 years40 years37.7 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Milwaukee, Wisconsin Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 524,26223,71347,976
85 Plus2,6625,8958,558
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Milwaukee, Wisconsin Population Density

Population Density: 6,111 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Milwaukee, Wisconsin591,58496.8 sq mi6,111 / mi²
Wisconsin5.8 million65,496.7 sq mi88.5 / mi²
United States321.6 million3,796,761.2 sq mi84.7 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Milwaukee, Wisconsin Historical Population

Estimated Population from 1860 to 2015
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953,, 2017.

Business distribution by price for Milwaukee, Wisconsin

 Moderate: 47.8%
 Inexpensive: 41.5%
 Expensive: 8%
 Very Expensive: 2.6%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Milwaukee, Wisconsin CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Milwaukee, Wisconsin9,423,063 t15.9 t97,345 t/mi²
Wisconsin122,230,616 t21.1 t1,866 t/mi²
United States5,664,619,809 t17.6 t1,491 t/mi²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Milwaukee, Wisconsin CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)9,423,063 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita15.9 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/mi²/year)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
FloodHigh (9)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC).

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Milwaukee (/mɪlˈwɔːkiː/) is the largest city in the State of Wisconsin and the fifth-largest city in the Midwestern United States. It is the county seat of Milwaukee County and is located on the southwestern shore of Lake Michigan. According to 2010 ..  ︎  Milwaukee Wikipedia Page

Zip Codes

Percentage of businesses by Zip Codes in Milwaukee
 Zip Code 53202: 13.6%
 Zip Code 53226: 9%
 Zip Code 53215: 6.2%
 Other: 71.2%

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