Demographics

People

Total Population4,173
Male Share of the Population47.8%
Female Share of the Population52.2%
Senior Citizens9.7%
Employed Population 16+2,189
Age of the Population36

Families

% of people married27.1%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher26.8%
Median Earnings25+$32,645
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$26,014
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,015

Wealth

Median Family Income$60,750
% Above Poverty Level84.4%
% Below Poverty Level15.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time24 minutes
% Working from Home1.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.2%
% Using Public Transportation7.3%

Housing

People Living Alone51.4%
Median Gross Rent$724
Median House Value$134,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)45.4%
German27.7%
Polish9.1%
Irish5.6%
English3.7%
Italian3.6%
Norwegian3.3%
French Except Basque2.5%
Scottish2.1%
Austrian1.2%
African1%
Dutch0.7%
Swiss0.7%
Swedish0.4%
Russian0.4%
Belgian0.3%
Welsh0.2%
Finnish0.2%
Danishn0.1%
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West Milwaukee Almanac

CategoryValue
County Milwaukee County
Standard Zip Codes53215, 53214, 53219
Phone Area Codes414, 2, 62
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude43
Approximate Longitude-87.94

West Milwaukee Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationWEST ALLIS
Distance1.4 miles
Jan Temp13 to 27 F
Apr Temp38 to 54 F
Jul Temp66 to 82 F
Oct Temp44 to 61 F
Annual Precip33.8 inches
StationWAUKESHA
Distance13.2 miles
Jan Temp11 to 28 F
Apr Temp38 to 57 F
Jul Temp63 to 84 F
Oct Temp42 to 61 F
Annual Precip34.6 inches
StationGERMANTOWN
Distance15.9 miles
Jan Temp8 to 25 F
Apr Temp34 to 53 F
Jul Temp58 to 80 F
Oct Temp38 to 58 F
Annual Precip33.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Cudahy18,349$65,307
Greendale14,245$91,406
Greenfield37,083$77,194
Milwaukee596,886$46,662
Wauwatosa47,882$105,242
West Allis60,250$65,788

West Milwaukee Public Schools

Pershing Elementary
1330 S 47th St
ZIP: 53214
(414) 604-4610
Primary
Total Enrollment 261
West Milwaukee Intermediate
5104 W Greenfield Ave
ZIP: 53214
(414) 604-3310
Middle
Total Enrollment 461
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