In 2020, Milwaukee County, WI had a population of 949k people with a median age of 34.7 and a median household income of $52,260. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Milwaukee County, WI declined from 951,226 to 949,180, a −0.215% decrease and its median household income grew from $50,606 to $52,260, a 3.27% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Milwaukee County, WI are White (Non-Hispanic) (50.3%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (25.9%), White (Hispanic) (6.83%), Other (Hispanic) (6.02%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (4.4%).
None of the households in Milwaukee County, WI reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
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 (6,922 degrees awarded in 2020), Marquette University (3,433 degrees), and Milwaukee Area Technical College (2,477 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Milwaukee County, WI was $164,200, and the homeownership rate was 49.1%.
Most people in Milwaukee County, WI drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 22.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Milwaukee County, WI was 2 cars per household.
Milwaukee County, WI borders Muskegon County, MI, Ottawa County, MI, Ozaukee County, WI, Racine County, WI, Washington County, WI, and Waukesha County, WI.