Businesses in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin


Business Distribution by Industry
 Medical: 28.2%
 Shopping: 19.3%
 Professional Services: 10.6%
 Restaurants: 6%
 Home Services: 5.2%
 Financial Services: 5.2%
 Other: 25.6%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair3642.1 years4.20.8
Beauty salons7321 years4.31.6
Hairdressers6621.4 years4.21.5
Social work5330.7 years4.41.2
Atm's3899 years3.50.9
Banks31104.9 years3.50.7
Finance other4372.2 years3.71.0
Loan companies5841.1 years4.11.3
Grocery stores and supermarkets3037 years4.30.7
General contractors4230.9 years4.20.9
Real estate7729.8 years4.11.7
Construction of buildings3134.6 years4.40.7
Chiropractors3124.3 years4.90.7
Dentists8136.4 years4.71.8
Health and medical97427.1 years4.221.9
Hospitals3925.3 years3.90.9
Pediatricians8230.2 years4.41.8
Physicians and surgeons37827.6 years4.38.5
Physiotherapy5518.7 years4.61.2
Psychiatrists and psychotherapists4728.3 years4.31.1
Corporate management5024.5 years3.41.1
Lawyers legal6224.8 years4.81.4
Scientific and technical services3023.6 years5.00.7
American restaurants3437.6 years3.90.8
Clothing stores9533.9 years3.92.1
Electronics stores5526.7 years3.91.2
Household appliances and goods2929.4 years4.00.7
Mobile phone stores2923.4 years3.80.7
Office supplies and stationery stores2939.1 years4.50.7
Pharmacies and drug stores3951 years4.00.9
Shoe stores4137.4 years4.00.9
Shopping other4730.5 years4.41.1
Women's clothing4835.6 years4.11.1
Area of Wauwatosa, Wisconsin13.25 sq mi
Male Population20,590 (46.4%)
Female Population23,817 (53.6%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +64%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 -0.4%
Median Age39.1
Male Median Age37
Female Median Age40.9
NeighborhoodsCannon Park, Wauwatosa
Local TimeTuesday 11:16 AM
TimezoneCentral Daylight Time
Lat & Lng43.04946° / -88.00759°
Zip Codes532135322653263

Wauwatosa, Wisconsin - Map

Wauwatosa, Wisconsin Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density2,043 / mi²2,743 / mi²3,363 / mi²3,351 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Wauwatosa, Wisconsin Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 0.4% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Wauwatosa, Wisconsin+64%+22.1%-0.4%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Wauwatosa, Wisconsin Median Age

Median Age: 39.1 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Wauwatosa, Wisconsin39.1 years40.9 years37 years
Wisconsin38.9 years40 years37.7 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Wauwatosa, Wisconsin Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 51,3961,4012,798
85 Plus5431,4281,972
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Wauwatosa, Wisconsin Population Density

Population Density: 3,351 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Wauwatosa, Wisconsin44,40713.25 sq mi3,351 / 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

Wauwatosa, 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 neighborhood in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin
 Wauwatosa: 62.2%
 Cannon Park: 10.5%
 Other: 27.3%

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin
 Area Code 414: 93.9%
 Area Code 262: 5.1%
 Other: 1.1%

Business distribution by price for Wauwatosa, Wisconsin

 Moderate: 53.1%
 Inexpensive: 29.2%
 Expensive: 15.7%
 Very Expensive: 2%

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

Wauwatosa, Wisconsin CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Wauwatosa, Wisconsin823,371 t18.5 t62,136 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

Wauwatosa, Wisconsin CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)823,371 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita18.5 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/mi²/year)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
FloodMedium (4)
* 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).

Wauwatosa, Wisconsin

Wauwatosa (originally Wau-wau-too-sa) is a city in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 46,396 at the 2010 census. Wauwatosa is located immediately west of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and is a part of the Milwaukee metropolitan ar..  ︎  Wauwatosa, Wisconsin Wikipedia Page

Zip Codes

Percentage of businesses by Zip Codes in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin
 Zip Code 53226: 62.6%
 Zip Code 53213: 21.5%
 Zip Code 53222: 13.8%
 Other: 2.1%

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