In 2018, Milwaukee County, WI had a population of 948k people with a median age of 35.1 and a median household income of $49,636. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Milwaukee County, WI declined from 952,085 to 948,201, a -0.408% decrease and its median household income grew from $47,591 to $49,636, a 4.3% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Milwaukee County, WI are White (Non-Hispanic) (50.7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (25.9%), White (Hispanic) (7.34%), Other (Hispanic) (6.66%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (4.35%). 18.1% of the households in Milwaukee County, WI speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 94.7% of the residents in Milwaukee County, WI are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Milwaukee County, WI are University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (5,754 degrees awarded in 2019), Milwaukee Area Technical College (3,689 degrees), and Marquette University (3,290 degrees).
In 2018, the median property value in Milwaukee County, WI was $162,600, and the homeownership rate was 48.9%. Most people in Milwaukee County, WI drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 21.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Milwaukee County, WI was 2 cars per household.