Businesses in Waukesha, Wisconsin


Business Distribution by Industry
 Medical: 16.5%
 Shopping: 15.1%
 Professional Services: 13.9%
 Industry: 10.8%
 Home Services: 8.8%
 Financial Services: 5.6%
 Other: 29.4%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts9542.8 years4.41.3
Car repair23133.5 years4.43.2
Beauty salons9324.5 years4.31.3
Hairdressers7626.3 years4.31.0
Public administration17436.5 years4.42.4
Social work14130.5 years4.21.9
Atm's7761.1 years4.21.1
Banks7763.9 years3.51.1
Finance other11458.8 years4.01.6
Loan companies19837.6 years4.22.7
Grocery stores and supermarkets7627.7 years4.11.0
General contractors33732 years4.44.6
Landscaping7733.1 years4.31.1
Other construction22031.9 years4.63.0
Real estate23933.2 years4.03.3
Construction of buildings25635.9 years4.43.5
Manufacture of minerals and metals8135.6 years4.01.1
Wholesale of construction supplies8938.2 years4.31.2
Wholesale of machinery18936.2 years4.62.6
Dentists14332.9 years4.52.0
Health and medical1,44931.1 years4.319.9
Physicians and surgeons52032.2 years4.17.2
Accountants11034 years4.21.5
Advertising and marketing9025.5 years4.81.2
Corporate management22026.9 years4.53.0
Lawyers legal25430.4 years4.23.5
Scientific and technical services15927.6 years4.52.2
Specialized design7324.6 years4.81.0
Technical construction services8130.9 years4.31.1
Churches7853.2 years4.61.1
Electronics stores18929.4 years4.02.6
Hardware stores14536 years4.22.0
Office supplies and stationery stores12937.2 years4.31.8
Pharmacies and drug stores7942.3 years4.11.1
Shopping other13630.9 years4.21.9
Area of Waukesha, Wisconsin25.07 sq mi
Male Population35,700 (49.1%)
Female Population36,991 (50.9%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +14%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +10.5%
Median Age34.8
Male Median Age34
Female Median Age35.6
Area Codes262414
NeighborhoodsSunset Heights, Thielemans Heights, Waukesha
Local TimeMonday 3:17 AM
TimezoneCentral Daylight Time
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Lat & Lng43.01168° / -88.23148°
Zip Codes53186531875318853702

Waukesha, Wisconsin - Map

Waukesha, Wisconsin Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density2,542 / mi²2,584 / mi²2,623 / mi²2,899 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Waukesha, Wisconsin Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 10.5% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Waukesha, Wisconsin+14%+12.2%+10.5%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Waukesha, Wisconsin Median Age

Median Age: 34.8 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Waukesha, Wisconsin34.8 years35.6 years34 years
Wisconsin38.9 years40 years37.7 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Waukesha, Wisconsin Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 52,5912,4895,081
85 Plus3388341,172
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Waukesha, Wisconsin Population Density

Population Density: 2,899 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Waukesha, Wisconsin72,69125.07 sq mi2,899 / 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

Waukesha, Wisconsin Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1850 to 2100
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.

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in Waukesha, Wisconsin
 Area Code 262: 93.8%
 Area Code 414: 5.4%
 Other: 0.7%

Business distribution by price for Waukesha, Wisconsin

 Moderate: 43.9%
 Inexpensive: 42.7%
 Expensive: 9.8%
 Very Expensive: 3.6%

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

Waukesha, Wisconsin CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Waukesha, Wisconsin1,362,376 t18.7 t54,343 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

Waukesha, Wisconsin CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)1,362,376 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita18.7 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).

Waukesha, Wisconsin

Waukesha (/ˈwɔːkᵻʃɔː/ WAW-kə-shaw) is a city in and the county seat of Waukesha County, Wisconsin. A suburb of Milwaukee, 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, Wisconsin Wikipedia Page

Zip Codes

Percentage of businesses by Zip Codes in Waukesha, Wisconsin
 Zip Code 53186: 44.4%
 Zip Code 53188: 39.5%
 Zip Code 53189: 14.9%
 Other: 1.2%

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