Wauwatosa, Wisconsin

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Population in 2017: 48,277 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +2.1%
 
Males: 23,191  (48.0%)
Females: 25,086  (52.0%)
Median resident age:

38.7 years
Wisconsin median age:

39.5 years

Zip codes: 53226.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $76,221 (it was $54,519 in 2000)
Wauwatosa:

$76,221
WI:

$59,305

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $42,324 (it was $28,834 in 2000)

Wauwatosa city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $237,328 (it was $138,500 in 2000)
Wauwatosa:

$237,328
WI:

$178,900

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $272,417; detached houses: $279,427; townhouses or other attached units: $283,236; in 2-unit structures: $171,995; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $268,164; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $192,862; mobile homes: $3,454

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,004.

March 2019 cost of living index in Wauwatosa: 98.7 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 7.1%
(6.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.0% for Black residents, 13.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 20.0% for American Indian residents, 12.9% for other race residents, 12.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Wauwatosa, WI (2017)
    • 39,35982.9%White alone
    • 2,2304.7%Black alone
    • 2,2364.7%Asian alone
    • 1,7163.6%Hispanic
    • 1,1562.4%Two or more races
    • 1470.3%Other race alone
    • 1060.2%American Indian alone

Races in Wauwatosa detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists, there were 22 registered sex offenders living in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin as of May 24, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Wauwatosa is 2,145 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Wauwatosa by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.2)
1
(2.2)
1
(2.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.1)
0
(0.0)
3
(6.2)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
15
(32.7)
6
(13.3)
6
(13.5)
10
(22.1)
2
(4.5)
6
(13.3)
2
(4.3)
0
(0.0)
4
(8.5)
2
(4.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
6
(12.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
57
(124.4)
87
(192.6)
70
(157.4)
65
(143.5)
54
(120.6)
42
(92.9)
49
(105.2)
56
(119.8)
45
(95.2)
63
(133.2)
65
(136.1)
42
(87.1)
34
(70.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
29
(63.3)
37
(81.9)
20
(45.0)
35
(77.3)
31
(69.2)
27
(59.7)
49
(105.2)
21
(44.9)
10
(21.2)
11
(23.3)
11
(23.0)
22
(45.6)
12
(24.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
275
(600.1)
266
(588.8)
289
(650.0)
233
(514.4)
255
(569.5)
263
(581.5)
244
(523.6)
266
(569.0)
277
(586.0)
236
(498.9)
233
(487.7)
173
(358.9)
123
(253.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
1,722
(3,758)
1,486
(3,289)
1,612
(3,625)
1,417
(3,128)
1,516
(3,386)
1,526
(3,374)
1,506
(3,232)
1,623
(3,472)
1,308
(2,767)
1,215
(2,568)
1,478
(3,094)
1,417
(2,939)
1,008
(2,076)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
155
(338.2)
154
(340.9)
126
(283.4)
97
(214.1)
49
(109.4)
51
(112.8)
52
(111.6)
37
(79.1)
47
(99.4)
78
(164.9)
145
(303.5)
137
(284.2)
118
(243.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(2.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(8.5)
4
(8.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.1)
2
(4.1)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)295.5289.2280.2258.8242.1239.5230.9234.2199.2198.8231.8200.7168.4

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City-data.com crime index in Wauwatosa, WI

Crime rate in Wauwatosa detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 120 (94 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.94
Wisconsin average:

2.15
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Ancestries: German (35.9%), Irish (7.4%), Polish (4.3%), American (3.5%), European (3.0%), Italian (3.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1897

Elevation: 672 feet

Land area: 13.2 square miles.

Population density: 3,646 people per square mile   (average).

Wauwatosa, Wisconsin map

2,589 residents are foreign born (1.4% Europe, 1.2% Asia, 0.6% Latin America).

This city:

5.5%
Wisconsin:

4.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $4,863 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $4,791 (2.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: West Allis, WI (3.5 miles , pop. 61,254).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Milwaukee, WI (3.6 miles , pop. 596,974).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (86.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Elm Grove, WI (1.8 miles ),
West Allis, WI (1.9 miles ),
Milwaukee, WI (1.9 miles ),
Butler, WI (2.0 miles ),
West Milwaukee, WI (2.0 miles ),
Brookfield, WI (2.1 miles ),
Greenfield, WI (2.6 miles ),
New Berlin, WI (2.6 miles )

Latitude: 43.06 N, Longitude: 88.03 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +23,417 (+49.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 6,320 (24.5%)

Distribution of median household income in Wauwatosa, WI in 2017
Distribution of house value in Wauwatosa, WI in 2017
Wauwatosa satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $75,000
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $136,400
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $140,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $138,000
  • 2002: 8 buildings, average cost: $124,700
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $149,300
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $226,000
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $158,300
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $301,700
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $268,200
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $350,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $329,600
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $336,700
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $374,000
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $174,500
  • 2015: 3 buildings, average cost: $252,000
  • 2016: 3 buildings, average cost: $400,000
  • 2017: 4 buildings, average cost: $418,900
Number of permits per 10,000 Wauwatosa, WI residents
Average permit cost in Wauwatosa, WI
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.5%
Wisconsin:

3.3%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Wauwatosa, WI
Historical housing units in Wauwatosa, WI
Most common industries in Wauwatosa, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (13.1%)
  • Educational services (10.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.1%)
  • Construction (3.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (2.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.4%)
  • Health care (7.3%)
  • Educational services (6.4%)
  • Construction (5.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.4%)
  • Machinery (3.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (18.9%)
  • Educational services (13.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.7%)
  • Social assistance (3.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.4%)
Most common occupations in Wauwatosa, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2017
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.6%)
  • Computer specialists (3.6%)
  • Registered nurses (3.4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.1%)
  • Engineers (2.7%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (2.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (2.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2017
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.8%)
  • Computer specialists (5.2%)
  • Engineers (4.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.5%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (3.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (2.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (2.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2017
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.4%)
  • Registered nurses (6.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.9%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (3.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.6%)
  • Therapists (2.6%)

Average climate in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Wauwatosa, Wisconsin environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 83.8. This is about average.

City:

83.8
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2006 was 0.354. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.354
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 8.77. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.77
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.205. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.205
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.3
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 15.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.3
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.98. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.98
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2006 was 0.0169. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0169
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Wauwatosa-area historical tornado activity is near Wisconsin state average. It is 23% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/27/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.9 miles away from the Wauwatosa city center killed one person and injured 14 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 8/22/1964, a category F4 tornado 22.8 miles away from the city center injured 30 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Wauwatosa-area historical earthquake activity is above Wisconsin state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 318.7 miles away from Wauwatosa center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 119.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 293.2 miles away from Wauwatosa center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 256.8 miles away from Wauwatosa center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 351.0 miles away from Wauwatosa center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 317.1 miles away from Wauwatosa center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Milwaukee County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 12, Floods: 11, Tornadoes: 4, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Wauwatosa topographic map

Main business address for: BRIGGS & STRATTON CORP (ENGINES & TURBINES).

Hospitals in Wauwatosa:

  • AURORA PSYCHIATRIC HSPTL (1220 DEWEY AVE)
  • MILWAUKEE HOSPICE HOME CARE (4067 NORTH 92 STREET)
  • VITAS HLTHCARE CORPORATION MIDWEST (2675 N MAYFAIR RD STE 500)
  • WISCONSIN HEART HSPTL (10000 W BLUE MOUND RD)

Nursing Homes in Wauwatosa:

  • LUTHERAN HOME (7500 W NORTH AVE)
  • MILWAUKEE CO MENTAL HLTH REHAB CTR S (801 NORTH 94 STREET)
  • MILWAUKEE COUNTY REHAB CTR WEST (10437 WATERTOWN PLANK RD)
  • ST CAMILLUS HEALTH CENTER (10101 W WISCONSIN AVE)
  • ST CAMILLUS SUBACUTE CARE (9200 W WISCONSIN AVE)

Dialysis Facilities in Wauwatosa:

  • DAVITA - BLUEMOUND (601 NORTH 99TH STREET)

Home Health Centers in Wauwatosa:

  • ANEW HOME HLTH CARE (7425 HARWOOD AVE)
  • CAMILLUS CARES HOME HLTH (10101 W WISCONSIN AVE)
  • GENTIVA HLTH SVCS (10400 W INNOVATION DR STE 320)
  • PREFERRED HOME HLTH SVCS (9800 WEST BLUEMOUND RD)

Heliports located in Wauwatosa:

Amtrak station near Wauwatosa:

  • 6 miles: MILWAUKEE (433 W. ST. PAUL AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

College/University in Wauwatosa:

  • Bryant & Stratton College-Wauwatosa (Full-time enrollment: 890; Location: 10950 W Potter Road; Private, for-profit; Website: www.bryantstratton.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wauwatosa:

  • Marquette University (about 6 miles; Milwaukee, WI; Full-time enrollment: 9,844)
  • Milwaukee Area Technical College (about 6 miles; Milwaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 13,156)
  • Milwaukee School of Engineering (about 7 miles; Milwaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 2,386)
  • University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (about 8 miles; Milwaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 24,196)
  • Cardinal Stritch University (about 9 miles; Milwaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 3,595)
  • Carroll University (about 11 miles; Waukesha, WI; FT enrollment: 3,313)
  • Waukesha County Technical College (about 12 miles; Pewaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 4,415)

Public high schools in Wauwatosa:

  • WEST HIGH (Students: 1,168, Location: 11400 W CENTER ST, Grades: 9-12)
  • PLANK ROAD COMPLEX (Students: 77, Location: 9501 W WATERTOWN PLANK RD, Grades: KG-12)
  • EAST HIGH (Location: 7500 MILWAUKEE AVE, Grades: 9-12)
  • WAUWATOSA VIRTUAL ACADEMY (Location: 12121 W NORTH AVE, Grades: 6-12, Charter school)

Private high schools in Wauwatosa:

  • KRADWELL SCHOOL (Students: 84, Location: 1220 DEWEY AVE, Grades: 5-12)
  • CARMELITE HOME FOR BOYS - SCHOOL (Students: 8, Location: 1214 KAVANAUGH PL, Grades: 8-11, Boys only)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Wauwatosa:

  • LONGFELLOW MIDDLE (Students: 858, Location: 7600 W NORTH AVE, Grades: 6-8)
  • EISENHOWER ELEMENTARY (Students: 441, Location: 11600 W CENTER ST, Grades: PK-5)
  • UNDERWOOD ELEMENTARY (Students: 299, Location: 11132 W POTTER RD, Grades: PK-5)
  • WHITMAN MIDDLE (Students: 286, Location: 11100 W CENTER ST, Grades: 6-8)
  • WAUWATOSA MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 65, Location: 12121 W NORTH AVE, Grades: PK-6)
  • LINCOLN ELEMENTARY (Location: 1741 N WAUWATOSA AVE, Grades: PK-5)
  • MADISON ELEMENTARY (Location: 9925 W GLENDALE AVE, Grades: PK-5)
  • MCKINLEY ELEMENTARY (Location: 2435 N 89TH ST, Grades: PK-5)
  • ROOSEVELT ELEMENTARY (Location: 2535 N 73RD ST, Grades: PK-5)
  • WASHINGTON ELEMENTARY (Location: 2166 N 68TH ST, Grades: PK-5)

Private elementary/middle schools in Wauwatosa:

  • ST JUDE THE APOSTLE SCHOOL (Students: 483, Location: 800 GLENVIEW AVE, Grades: PK-8)
  • CHRIST KING SCHOOL (Students: 437, Location: 2646 N SWAN BLVD, Grades: PK-8)
  • OUR REDEEMER LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 325, Location: 10025 W NORTH AVE, Grades: PK-8)
  • ST JOHN'S EVANGELICAL LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 242, Location: 1278 DEWEY AVE, Grades: PK-8)
  • ST JOSEPH GRADE SCHOOL (Students: 235, Location: 2750 N 122ND ST, Grades: PK-8)
  • WAUWATOSA CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 137, Location: 1500 N WAUWATOSA AVE, Grades: PK-8)
  • MERCY ACADEMY (Students: 53, Location: 2160 N WAUWATOSA AVE, Grades: KG-8)
See full list of schools located in Wauwatosa

Library in Wauwatosa:

  • WAUWATOSA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $2,544,423; Location: 7635 W. NORTH AVE.; 198,984 books; 11,942 e-books; 14,624 audio materials; 14,528 video materials; 10 local licensed databases; 28 state licensed databases; 267 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Another hospital is the Milwaukee Heart Hospital on Bluemound Road in Wauwatosa

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Wauwatosa: Blue Mound Country Club (A), Currie Park Golf Course (B), Hanson Golf Course (C), Paratech Ambulance Service Milwaukee Division Ripley (D), Hawks Nursery (E), Wauwatosa Fire Department Station 3 (F), Wauwatosa Fire Department Station 2 (G), Wauwatosa Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters (H), Martha Washington Home for Girls (I), Lutheran Childrens Home (J), Lutheran Altenheim (K), Lowell Damon House Museum (L), Wauwatosa Womans Club (M), Wauwatosa Memorial Civic Center (N), Wauwatosa City Hall (O), Germania Hall (P). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Currie Park Shopping Center (1), Mayfair Mall Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Wauwatosa: BRIGGS & STRATTON CORP (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Wauwatosa include: Bethel Tabernacle (A), Good News Chapel (B), Saint Bernard Roman Catholic Church (C), First New Apostolic Church of North America (D), Trinity Episcopal Church (E), Christ the King Roman Catholic Church (F), Wauwatosa Methodist Church (G), First Congregational Church (H), Wauwatosa Presbyterian Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Wauwatosa Cemetery (1), Pinelawn Memorial Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Honey Creek (A), Underwood Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Wauwatosa include: Chippewa Park (1), Underwood Creek Parkway (2), Currie Park (3), Gravel Sholes Park (4), Charles C Jacobus Park (5), Madison Park (6), Menomonee River Parkway (7), Wisconsin Avenue Park (8). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Nancy Dickerson - Memoirist, Jerry Smith (basketball) - Basketball player, Tony Smith (basketball) - Basketball player, Allan Hanson - College basketball player (Wisc. Milwaukee Panthers), Joel Whitburn - Music historian, Radcliffe R. Denniston, Jr. - Soilder.

Milwaukee County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Wauwatosa and their reported violations in the past:

OAKWOOD PARK GOLF COURSE (Population served: 142, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Wauwatosa that have no violations reported:

  • WHITNALL PARK GOLF COURSE CLUBHOUSE (Population served: 308, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WEHR NATURE CENTER (Population served: 160, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WHITNALL PARK GOLF TEE 5 (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • TRES LOCOS (Population served: 51, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MORNINGSTAR GOLFERS CLUB (Population served: 48, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ROSS LODGE (Population served: 30, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MENOMONEE RIVER PARKWAY COMFORT HOUSE (Population served: 30, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.2 people
Wisconsin:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

58.6%
Whole state:

64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.3%
Whole state:

7.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Wauwatosa in 2010:

  • 615 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 125 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 68 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals
  • 32 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 17 people in in-patient hospice facilities
  • 14 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Wauwatosa in 2000:

  • 495 people in nursing homes
  • 197 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the intellectually disabled
  • 95 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 53 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 43 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 39 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 24 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 14 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 14 people in religious group quarters
  • 7 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 7 people in hospices or homes for chronically ill
  • 2 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)

Banks with most branches in Wauwatosa (2011 data):

  • WaterStone Bank, SSB: Waterstone Bank, Ssb, Wauwatosa State Street Office, State Street Drive Up Facility Branc. Info updated 2009/12/09: Bank assets: $1,707.7 mil, Deposits: $1,071.7 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices
  • BMO Harris Bank National Association: Mayfair Branch, Wauwatosa Branch, Swan Blvd Branch. Info updated 2011/07/14: Bank assets: $97,264.0 mil, Deposits: $75,624.6 mil, headquarters in Chicago, IL, positive income, 717 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of Montreal
  • U.S. Bank National Association: San Camillo Retirement Center Branch, Wauwatosa Pick'n Save Branch, Mayfair Office. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Elmbrook Branch at 2360 North 124th Street, branch established on 1923/01/01; Tosa Village Branch at 6810 W State St, branch established on 1923/01/01. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • Tri City National Bank: Mayfair Road Fsc at 1717 North Mayfair Road, branch established on 2009/09/12; Waumatosa Branch at 10859 West Bluemound Road, branch established on 1986/12/01. Info updated 2009/10/26: Bank assets: $1,214.5 mil, Deposits: $1,073.7 mil, headquarters in Oak Creek, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 44 total offices, Holding Company: Tri City Bankshares Corporation
  • North Shore Bank, FSB: 8706 W North Ave Branch at 8706 W North Ave, branch established on 1923/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $1,769.3 mil, Deposits: $1,357.7 mil, headquarters in Brookfield, WI, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 47 total offices
  • Guaranty Bank: Sentry Food Branch at 6700 West State Street, branch established on 1996/06/05. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $1,179.1 mil, Deposits: $1,102.7 mil, headquarters in Milwaukee, WI, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 166 total offices
  • CIBM Bank: Marine Bank Branch at 2323 North Mayfair Road, branch established on 1923/01/01. Info updated 2010/08/18: Bank assets: $500.2 mil, Deposits: $431.1 mil, headquarters in Champaign, IL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 14 total offices, Holding Company: Cib Marine Bancshares, Inc.
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Wauwatosa Branch at 7430 West State Street, branch established on 1907/05/15. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • 4 other banks with 4 local branches

For population 15 years and over in Wauwatosa:

Marital status in Wauwatosa, WI
  • Never married: 30.7%
  • Now married: 52.6%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 6.8%
  • Divorced: 9.2%

For population 25 years and over in Wauwatosa:

  • High school or higher: 96.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 59.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 23.7%
  • Unemployed: 1.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.6
Wisconsin average:

10.4

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Wauwatosa
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Wauwatosa, WI (based on Milwaukee County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic199,15383
Evangelical Protestant116,298346
Mainline Protestant51,652148
Black Protestant38,58396
Other24,76062
Orthodox9,0809
None508,209-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 203
Milwaukee County:

2.13 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Milwaukee County:

0.03 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 67
This county:

0.70 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 262
Milwaukee County:

2.75 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 605
This county:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

8.64 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.7%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

29.6%
Wisconsin:

27.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

13.7%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Wauwatosa:

53.1%
Wisconsin:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

51.5%
Wisconsin:

45.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.4
Wisconsin:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.1%
Wisconsin:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.6%
Wisconsin:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Wauwatosa:

6.9
Wisconsin:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.6%
Wisconsin:

33.9%

General health condition:
Wauwatosa:

59.4%
Wisconsin:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.2%
State:

78.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Wauwatosa, WI Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Firefighters 91$589,543$77,7420$0
Police Protection - Officers 87$616,714$85,0640$0
Streets and Highways 49$276,881$67,8088$23,629
Water Supply 21$101,428$57,9590$0
Police - Other 21$94,101$53,7728$11,534
Financial Administration 20$114,793$68,87626$20,974
Other and Unallocable 14$76,459$65,5360$0
Solid Waste Management 13$59,365$54,7980$0
Other Government Administration 13$81,683$75,40010$7,265
Fire - Other 11$84,696$92,3960$0
Local Libraries 10$61,103$73,32437$48,953
Health 9$49,290$65,7207$11,078
Natural Resources 9$44,979$59,9720$0
Parks and Recreation 6$26,591$53,1820$0
Judicial and Legal 4$23,979$71,9374$12,759
Housing and Community Development (Local) 3$23,525$94,1001$5,330
Totals for Government 381$2,325,130$73,232101$141,522

Wauwatosa government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $13,150,000 ($272.39)
    General - Other: $5,944,000 ($123.12)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,394,000 ($28.88)
    Parking Facilities: $1,039,000 ($21.52)
    Housing and Community Development: $386,000 ($8.00)
    General Public Buildings: $31,000 ($0.64)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $14,704,000 ($304.58)
    Financial Administration: $10,587,000 ($219.30)
    Local Fire Protection: $9,517,000 ($197.13)
    Sewerage: $6,374,000 ($132.03)
    Water Utilities: $6,291,000 ($130.31)
    Regular Highways: $6,279,000 ($130.06)
    Housing and Community Development: $5,051,000 ($104.63)
    Health - Other: $4,647,000 ($96.26)
    Libraries: $2,720,000 ($56.34)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,251,000 ($46.63)
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,914,000 ($39.65)
    Central Staff Services: $1,759,000 ($36.44)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,528,000 ($31.65)
    General - Other: $1,126,000 ($23.32)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $949,000 ($19.66)
    Parks and Recreation: $908,000 ($18.81)
    Correctional Institutions: $16,000 ($0.33)
    Parking Facilities: $1,000 ($0.02)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $3,087,000 ($63.94)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $493,000 ($10.21)
    Local Fire Protection: $221,000 ($4.58)
    Central Staff Services: $89,000 ($1.84)
    Regular Highways: $30,000 ($0.62)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $29,135,000 ($603.50)

Wauwatosa government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $7,544,000 ($156.26)
    Regular Highways: $3,793,000 ($78.57)
    Other: $3,199,000 ($66.26)
    Parks and Recreation: $325,000 ($6.73)
    Solid Waste Management: $110,000 ($2.28)
    Natural Resources - Other: $23,000 ($0.48)
    Parking Facilities: $9,000 ($0.19)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $1,996,000 ($41.34)
    Other: $210,000 ($4.35)
    Health and Hospitals: $57,000 ($1.18)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $1,573,000 ($32.58)
    Sewerage: $478,000 ($9.90)
    Highways: $83,000 ($1.72)
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $1,221,000 ($25.29)
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,031,000 ($21.36)
    Interest Earnings: $502,000 ($10.40)
    Special Assessments: $497,000 ($10.29)
    General Revenue - Other: $117,000 ($2.42)
    Sale of Property: $84,000 ($1.74)
    Rents: $5,000 ($0.10)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $7,609,000 ($157.61)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $3,574,000 ($74.03)
    Highways: $2,155,000 ($44.64)
    Education: $627,000 ($12.99)
    Other: $427,000 ($8.84)
    Health and Hospitals: $3,000 ($0.06)
  • Tax - Property: $45,153,000 ($935.29)
    Other License: $1,936,000 ($40.10)
    Other Selective Sales: $1,000,000 ($20.71)
    Other: $402,000 ($8.33)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $281,000 ($5.82)

Wauwatosa government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $116,795,000 ($2419.27)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $107,685,000 ($2230.57)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $39,975,000 ($828.03)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $30,865,000 ($639.33)

4.42% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($54,793 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.42%
Wisconsin average:

5.63%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($316 average AGI)
Milwaukee County:

0.03%
Wisconsin average:

0.02%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Waukesha County, WI  0.95% ($50,450 average AGI)
from Racine County, WI  0.25% ($48,370)
from Cook County, IL  0.23% ($85,251)


5.56% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($63,509 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.56%
Wisconsin average:

5.85%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($418 average AGI)
Milwaukee County:

0.04%
Wisconsin average:

0.03%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Waukesha County, WI  1.29% ($69,452 average AGI)
to Racine County, WI  0.28% ($51,548)
to Washington County, WI  0.23% ($60,162)
Businesses in Wauwatosa, WI
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1JCPenney1
ALDO2Jimmy John's1
AMF Bowling1JoS. A. Bank1
AT&T1Jones New York2
Abercrombie & Fitch1Journeys1
Abercrombie Kids1Justice1
Advance Auto Parts1Kmart1
Aeropostale1LensCrafters1
American Eagle Outfitters1Lowe's1
Ann Taylor1Macy's1
Apple Store1McDonald's4
Arby's1Men's Wearhouse1
Bakers1Motherhood Maternity1
Banana Republic1Nike9
Barnes & Noble1OfficeMax1
Baskin-Robbins1Pac Sun1
Bath & Body Works1Panera Bread1
Blockbuster1Papa John's Pizza1
Brookstone1Payless1
Buffalo Wild Wings1Penske1
Burger King2Pier 1 Imports1
CVS1Pizza Hut1
Cache1Pottery Barn1
Caribou Coffee1Qdoba Mexican Grill2
Chico's1Quiznos1
Chipotle1RadioShack1
Cinnabon 1Red Lobster1
Coldwater Creek1Sears1
Crate & Barrel1Sephora1
Dairy Queen2Skechers USA1
Days Inn1Soma Intimates1
Dennys1Spencer Gifts1
Eddie Bauer1Sprint Nextel1
Express1Starbucks7
Extended Stay America1Subway5
FedEx12Super 81
Finish Line1T-Mobile3
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Taco Bell1
Forever 212Talbots1
GNC2Target1
GameStop1The Cheesecake Factory1
Gap1The Limited1
Gymboree1True Value1
H&R Block3UPS1
Holiday Inn2Vans1
Hollister Co.1Verizon Wireless3
Home Depot1Victoria's Secret1
J. Jill1Wet Seal1
J.Crew1YMCA1

Strongest AM radio stations in Wauwatosa:

  • WOKY (920 AM; 5 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJYI (1340 AM; 1 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: LAKEFRONT COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKSH (1640 AM; 10 kW; SUSSEX, WI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WAUK (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; WAUKESHA, WI; Owner: WALT-WEST WISCONSIN, INC.)
  • WEMP (1250 AM; 5 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MILWAUKEE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WMCS (1290 AM; 5 kW; GREENFIELD, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE RADIO ALLIANCE, LLC)
  • WNOV (860 AM; 0 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: COURIER COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WGLB (1560 AM; 0 kW; ELM GROVE, WI)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wauwatosa:

  • WLZR (102.9 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: LAKEFRONT COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WJMR-FM (98.3 FM; MENOMONEE FALLS, WI; Owner: LAKEFRONT COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WJZI (93.3 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE RADIO ALLIANCE, LLC)
  • WLTQ (97.3 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMIL-FM (106.1 FM; WAUKESHA, WI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKTI-FM (94.5 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WXSS (103.7 FM; WAUWATOSA, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MILWAUKEE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WUWM (89.7 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: BOARD OF REGENTS, UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN SYSTEM)
  • WKLH (96.5 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: LAKEFRONT COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WLUM-FM (102.1 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE RADIO ALLIANCE, LLC)
  • WMWK (88.1 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WRIT-FM (95.7 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVCY-FM (107.7 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: VCY AMERICA, INC.)
  • WFZH (105.3 FM; MUKWONAGO, WI; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMYX-FM (99.1 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MILWAUKEE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WFMR (106.9 FM; BROOKFIELD, WI; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF MILWAUKEE, LLC)
  • WYMS (88.9 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE BOARD OF SCHOOL DIRECTORS)
  • WHAD (90.7 FM; DELAFIELD, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WMSE (91.7 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING)
  • WKKV-FM (100.7 FM; RACINE, WI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Wauwatosa:

  • WDJT-TV (Channel 58; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WDJT-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WISN-TV (Channel 12; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WISN HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WMLW-CA (Channel 46; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CHANNEL 41 AND 63 LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W63CU (Channel 63; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CHANNEL 41 AND 63 LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPXE (Channel 55; KENOSHA, WI; Owner: PAXSON MILWAUKEE LICENSE, INC.)
  • WMVS (Channel 10; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE AREA TECHNICAL COLLEGE DISTRICT BOARD)
  • WMVT (Channel 36; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE AREA TECHNICAL COLLEGE DISTRICT BOARD)
  • WCGV-TV (Channel 24; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WCGV LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WVTV (Channel 18; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WVTV LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WTMJ-TV (Channel 4; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WVCY-TV (Channel 30; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: VCY AMERICA, INC.)
  • WMKE-CA (Channel 7; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: KM LPTV OF MILWAUKEE, L.L.C.)
  • WITI (Channel 6; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WITI LICENSE,INC.)
  • WJJA (Channel 49; RACINE, WI; Owner: TV-49, INC.)
  • WTAS-LP (Channel 43; WAUKESHA, WI; Owner: WAUKESHA TOWER ASSOCIATES)
  • WWRS-TV (Channel 52; MAYVILLE, WI; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • W64CQ (Channel 64; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WMMF-TV (Channel 68; FOND DU LAC, WI; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF WISCONSIN, A CALIFORNIA LTD PARTNRSHP)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Wauwatosa fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 88Number of bridges
  • 1,129ft / 344mTotal length
  • $34,700,000Total costs
  • 2,656,560Total average daily traffic
  • 96,473Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,913,066Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
New bridges in Wauwatosa, WI - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21920-1929
  • 61930-1939
  • 411960-1969
  • 51970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 92000-2009
  • 232010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Wauwatosa, WI
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 71 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Wauwatosa)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Wauwatosa, WI)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 132 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Wauwatosa)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 15 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Wauwatosa)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 13 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED117$180,057352$175,2561,949$175,40471$80,6010$038$164,812
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED8$158,10316$178,535118$174,88214$95,0712$330,0005$144,400
APPLICATIONS DENIED13$176,30820$214,777289$196,60335$76,3121$3,177,00020$200,348
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN10$138,49124$155,280290$193,31410$154,3970$016$141,250
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$199,0008$142,37154$179,3633$176,3330$03$106,000

Detailed mortgage data for all 14 tracts in Wauwatosa, WI

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 13 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED130$191,858118$212,7620$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED8$195,72018$231,7180$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$167,13816$214,5440$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$186,50011$215,4910$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$143,5001$174,9701$119,000
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Wauwatosa, WI
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Wauwatosa, WI - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 57. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 152 took place in 2002, and the least - 3 in 2007. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Wauwatosa, WI When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (43.0%), and Outside Fires (28.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Wauwatosa, WI
    • 42043.0%Structure Fires
    • 27428.0%Outside Fires
    • 21421.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 697.1%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Wauwatosa, WI

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin:

  • Extended Stay America - Milwaukee - Wauwatosa, 11121 W North Ave, Wauwatosa, Wisconsin 53226 , Phone: (414) 443-1909, Fax: (414) 443-2719
  • Crowne Plaza Milwaukee-West, 10499 Innovation Dr, Wauwatosa, Wisconsin 53226 , Phone: (414) 475-9500, Fax: (414) 475-9559
  • Days Inn Milwaukee West, 11811 W Bluemound Rd, Wauwatosa, Wisconsin 53226 , Phone: (414) 771-4500, Fax: (414) 771-4501
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Wauwatosa, WI
  • 89.7%Utility gas
  • 7.2%Electricity
  • 2.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.2%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Wauwatosa, WI
  • 64.0%Utility gas
  • 30.5%Electricity
  • 2.4%Other fuel
  • 1.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.1%No fuel used
  • 0.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Wauwatosa compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.
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