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Population in 2012: 47,068 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -0.4%
 

Males: 22,499  (47.8%)
Females: 24,569  (52.2%)

Median resident age:  39.8 years
Wisconsin median age:  42.6 years

Zip codes: 53226.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $66,755 (it was $54,519 in 2000)
Wauwatosa:

$66,755
WI:

$51,059
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $36,581

Wauwatosa city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $214,235 (it was $138,500 in 2000)
Wauwatosa:

$214,235
WI:

$165,200
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $246,614; Detached houses: $246,220; Townhouses or other attached units: $262,958; In 2-unit structures: $236,894; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $300,687; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $303,253; Mobile homes: $184,849

Median gross rent in 2012: $899.

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  • White alone - 41,018 (88.3%)
  • Black alone - 2,035 (4.4%)
  • Hispanic - 1,227 (2.6%)
  • Two or more races - 1,068 (2.3%)
  • Asian alone - 1,012 (2.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 75 (0.2%)
  • Other race alone - 22 (0.05%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Wauwatosa: 101.2 (near average, U.S. average is 100)


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Ancestries: German (33.9%), Irish (12.7%), Polish (8.7%), English (4.8%), Italian (4.0%), Norwegian (3.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1897

Elevation: 672 feet

Land area: 13.2 square miles.

Population density: 3,555 people per square mile 
 
 (average).

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For population 25 years and over in Wauwatosa:

  • High school or higher: 96.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 52.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 20.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Wauwatosa city:

  • Never married: 30.6%
  • Now married: 51.4%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 7.2%
  • Divorced: 10.0%

2,039 residents are foreign born (2.0% Europe, 1.3% Asia).

This city:  4.4%
Wisconsin:  4.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $4,890 (2.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $4,777 (2.2%)

Wauwatosa satellite photo by USGS

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 ).

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
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $336,700
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $374,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 43.06 N, Longitude: 88.03 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +22,870 (+49.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 6,223 (25.1%)

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Crime rates in Wauwatosa by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 0100001011101
per 100,000 0.02.10.00.00.00.02.20.02.22.22.20.02.1
Rapes 118710141566102620
per 100,000 23.716.814.621.330.132.713.313.522.14.513.34.30.0
Robberies 84686072755787706554424956
per 100,000 181.1142.8125.1153.3161.0124.4192.6157.4143.5120.692.9105.2119.8
Assaults 45282051482937203531274921
per 100,000 97.058.841.7108.6103.163.381.945.077.369.259.7105.244.9
Burglaries 263270292303239275266289233255263244266
per 100,000 567.0567.1608.9645.0513.2600.1588.8650.0514.4569.5581.5523.6569.0
Thefts 1,9501,9681,8611,5651,6081,7221,4861,6121,4171,5161,5261,5061,623
per 100,000 4204.04133.83880.73331.23452.93757.63289.13625.53128.23385.73373.93231.93471.8
Auto thefts 1541761461081111551541269749515237
per 100,000 332.0369.7304.5229.9238.4338.2340.9283.4214.1109.4112.8111.679.1
Arson 100N/A710000N/A00
per 100,000 2.20.00.0N/A15.02.20.00.00.00.0N/A0.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.1) 319.0299.3272.8274.5279.0288.2282.1273.2252.4236.1233.6225.1228.4

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 112 (89 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.90
Wisconsin average:

2.22

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Wauwatosa, Wisconsin accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

5.7%
Wisconsin:

6.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -2,057 (-4.2%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Computer specialists (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (3%)
  • Registered nurses (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Business operations specialists (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Wauwatosa-area historical tornado activity is above Wisconsin state average. It is 83% 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.

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Milwaukee County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 4

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

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


Hospitals/medical centers in Wauwatosa:

  • DAVITA - BLUEMOUND (Dialysis Facility, 601 NORTH 99TH STREET)
  • ANEW HOME HLTH CARE (Home Health Center, 7425 HARWOOD AVE)
  • CAMILLUS CARES HOME HLTH (Home Health Center, 10101 W WISCONSIN AVE)
  • GENTIVA HLTH SVCS (Home Health Center, 10400 W INNOVATION DR STE 320)
  • PREFERRED HOME HLTH SVCS (Home Health Center, 9800 WEST BLUEMOUND RD)
  • AURORA PSYCHIATRIC HSPTL (Hospital, 1220 DEWEY AVE)
  • MILWAUKEE HOSPICE HOME CARE (Hospital, 4067 NORTH 92 STREET)
  • VITAS HLTHCARE CORPORATION MIDWEST (Hospital, 2675 N MAYFAIR RD STE 500)
  • WISCONSIN HEART HSPTL (Hospital, 10000 W BLUE MOUND RD)
  • LUTHERAN HOME (Nursing Home, 7500 W NORTH AVE)
  • MILWAUKEE CO MENTAL HLTH REHAB CTR S (Nursing Home, 801 NORTH 94 STREET)
  • MILWAUKEE COUNTY REHAB CTR WEST (Nursing Home, 10437 WATERTOWN PLANK RD)
  • ST CAMILLUS HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, 10101 W WISCONSIN AVE)
  • ST CAMILLUS SUBACUTE CARE (Nursing Home, 9200 W WISCONSIN AVE)

Political contributions by individuals in Wauwatosa, WI

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.

Local government website: www.ci.wauwatosa.wi.us

College/University in Wauwatosa:

  • Bryant and Stratton College-Wauwatosa (Full-time enrollment: 417; 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: 9,743)
  • Milwaukee Area Technical College (about 6 miles; Milwaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 7,048)
  • Milwaukee School of Engineering (about 7 miles; Milwaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 2,271)
  • University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (about 8 miles; Milwaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 23,570)
  • Cardinal Stritch University (about 9 miles; Milwaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 4,562)
  • Carroll University (about 11 miles; Waukesha, WI; FT enrollment: 2,756)
  • Waukesha County Technical College (about 12 miles; Pewaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 2,559)

Public high schools in Wauwatosa:

Private high school in Wauwatosa:

  • KRADWELL SCHOOL (Students: 104; Location: 1220 DEWEY AVE; Grades: 5 - 12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Wauwatosa:

Biggest private elementary/middle schools in Wauwatosa:

  • ST JUDE THE APOSTLE SCHOOL (Students: 444; Location: 800 GLENVIEW AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • CHRIST KING SCHOOL (Students: 436; Location: 2646 N SWAN BLVD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • OUR REDEEMER LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 355; Location: 10025 W NORTH AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ST JOHN'S EV LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 227; Location: 1278 DEWEY AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ST JOSEPH GRADE SCHOOL (Students: 189; Location: 2750 N 122ND ST; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ST PIUS X GRADE SCHOOL (Students: 122; Location: 2520 N WAUWATOSA AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ST BERNARDS SCHOOL (Students: 107; Location: 1500 WAUWATOSA AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • PILGRIM LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 56; Location: 6717 W CENTER ST; Grades: PK - 8)
  • MERCY ACADEMY (Students: 53; Location: 2160 N WAUWATOSA AVE; Grades: KG - 8)
  • CARMELITE HOME FOR BOYS - SCHOOL (Students: 20; Location: 1214 KAVANAUGH PL; Grades: UG - UG; Boys only)
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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

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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

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

 
Milwaukee County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI  NO2 Ozone  PM10 PM2.5

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 37.5. This is about average.
City:

37.5
U.S.:

32.0
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 0.0169. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.5 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.0169
U.S.:

0.0530
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2007 was 0.318. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.4 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.318
U.S.:

0.444
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 2.64. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

2.64
U.S.:

3.08
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 12.2. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

12.2
U.S.:

9.4
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 24.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.5 miles away from the city center.
City:

24.5
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 17.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.5 miles away from the city center.
City:

17.3
U.S.:

22.1
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.
City:

11.5
U.S.:

9.6

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

MORNINGSTAR GOLFERS CLUB, HOLES 6&7 (Population served: 27, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif issued (MAY-12-2006), St Boil Water Order (MAY-12-2006), St Public Notif requested (MAY-12-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-12-2006), St Public Notif received (MAY-15-2006), St Compliance achieved (MAY-31-2006)
NAGAWICKA YACHT CLUB (Population served: 26, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2001, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between MAR-2000 and OCT-2000, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-09-2001)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation

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

  • MORNINGSTAR GOLFERS CLUB (Population served: 48, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MORINGSTAR GOLFERS CLUB, HOLE #15 (Population served: 27, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 4.8%
(4.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 7.8% for Black residents, 10.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 34.2% for American Indian residents, 13.2% for other race residents, 9.3% for two or more races residents)

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

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Wauwatosa, WI

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 mentally retarded
  • 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)

Wauwatosa compared to Wisconsin state average:

Wauwatosa, Wisconsin environmental map by EPA

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  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage 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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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

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin:

  • Westwood Inn, 201 N Mayfair Rd, Wauwatosa, WI 53226 , Phone: (414) 771-4400, Fax: (414) 771-4517
  • Crowne Plaza Milwaukee-West, 10499 Innovation Dr, Wauwatosa, WI 53226 , Phone: (414) 475-9500, Fax: (414) 475-9559
  • Days Inn Milwaukee West, 11811 W Bluemound Rd, Wauwatosa, WI 53226 , Phone: (414) 771-4500, Fax: (414) 771-4501
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Wauwatosa travel time to work - commute


Wauwatosa mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (85%)
  • Electricity (11%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • Wood (1%)

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Religion statistics for Wauwatosa city (based on Milwaukee County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 47.46%
Here47.5%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchLutheran ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaWisconsin Evangelical Lutheran SynodJewish
Adherents58.6%7.4%6.4%5.7%3.8%
Congregations18.3%9.1%10.3%9.3%3.2%
NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchAssemblies of GodAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAOther
Adherents2.1%2.1%1.6%1.4%10.9%
Congregations5.4%5.2%4.0%3.8%31.5%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 203
Milwaukee County:

2.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

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.
State:

8.64 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Milwaukee County:

8.7%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Milwaukee County:

29.6%
State:

27.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.7%
State:

13.0%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 24$121,789$60,8953$10,439
Other Government Administration 17$86,285$60,90718$12,324
Judicial and Legal 6$26,414$52,8283$11,788
Police Protection - Officers 100$571,804$68,6160$0
Police - Other 32$116,965$43,8625$12,993
Firefighters 121$674,435$66,8860$0
Fire - Other 7$31,889$54,6671$2,393
Streets and Highways 58$290,263$60,0540$0
Health 12$60,407$60,4075$14,462
Solid Waste Management 12$53,843$53,8430$0
Parks and Recreation 7$26,572$45,5521$2,375
Water Supply 21$97,419$55,6681$3,000
Local Libraries 14$69,740$59,77741$50,265
Other and Unallocable 38$177,961$56,1980$0
Totals for Government 469$2,405,786$61,55578$120,039

Wauwatosa government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $3,384,000 ($71.90)
    General - Other: $582,000 ($12.37)
    Natural Resources - Other: $275,000 ($5.84)
    Solid Waste Management: $148,000 ($3.14)
    Parking Facilities: $10,000 ($0.21)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $16,356,000 ($347.50)
    Local Fire Protection: $11,962,000 ($254.14)
    Regular Highways: $6,238,000 ($132.53)
    Health - Other: $5,456,000 ($115.92)
    Water Utilities: $5,112,000 ($108.61)
    Sewerage: $3,313,000 ($70.39)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,170,000 ($67.35)
    Central Staff Services: $2,580,000 ($54.81)
    Libraries: $2,238,000 ($47.55)
    Financial Administration: $1,866,000 ($39.64)
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,515,000 ($32.19)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,361,000 ($28.92)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $965,000 ($20.50)
    Parks and Recreation: $919,000 ($19.52)
    General Public Buildings: $782,000 ($16.61)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $777,000 ($16.51)
    General - Other: $643,000 ($13.66)
    Correctional Institutions: $64,000 ($1.36)
    Parking Facilities: $2,000 ($0.04)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $3,374,000 ($71.68)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Sewerage: $2,036,000 ($43.26)
    General - Other: $65,000 ($1.38)
    Libraries: $19,000 ($0.40)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $224,000 ($4.76)
    Local Fire Protection: $179,000 ($3.80)
    Regular Highways: $66,000 ($1.40)
    Central Staff Services: $7,000 ($0.15)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $24,475,000 ($519.99)

Wauwatosa government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $3,376,000 ($71.73)
    Regular Highways: $1,736,000 ($36.88)
    All Other: $1,611,000 ($34.23)
    Parks and Recreation: $178,000 ($3.78)
    Solid Waste Management: $145,000 ($3.08)
    Natural Resources - Other: $26,000 ($0.55)
    Parking Facilities: $9,000 ($0.19)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $1,491,000 ($31.68)
    Health and Hospitals: $589,000 ($12.51)
    All Other: $183,000 ($3.89)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,776,000 ($37.73)
    Highways: $794,000 ($16.87)
    Sewerage: $288,000 ($6.12)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $2,100,000 ($44.62)
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,434,000 ($30.47)
    Fines and Forfeits: $805,000 ($17.10)
    Special Assessments: $792,000 ($16.83)
    Sale of Property: $51,000 ($1.08)
    Rents: $49,000 ($1.04)
    Donations From Private Sources: $26,000 ($0.55)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $5,881,000 ($124.95)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $5,266,000 ($111.88)
    Highways: $2,527,000 ($53.69)
    All Other: $445,000 ($9.45)
    Health and Hospitals: $62,000 ($1.32)
  • Tax - Property: $31,565,000 ($670.63)
    Other License: $944,000 ($20.06)
    Other Selective Sales: $609,000 ($12.94)
    NEC: $374,000 ($7.95)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $185,000 ($3.93)

Wauwatosa government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $71,710,000 ($1523.54)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $63,221,000 ($1343.18)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $20,975,000 ($445.63)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $19,745,000 ($419.50)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,300,000 ($282.57)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,811,000 ($102.21)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,230,000 ($26.13)

Wauwatosa government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,614,000 ($76.78)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $91,416,000 ($1942.21)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $19,745,000 ($419.50)

4.62% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,879 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.62%
Wisconsin average:

6.06%

0.10% of residents moved from foreign countries ($319 average AGI)
Milwaukee County:

0.10%
Wisconsin average:

0.08%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Waukesha County, WI  1.06% ($39,785 average AGI)
from Racine County, WI  0.25% ($37,956)
from Cook County, IL  0.22% ($40,592)


5.52% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($51,055 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.52%
Wisconsin average:

6.22%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($315 average AGI)
Milwaukee County:

0.05%
Wisconsin average:

0.04%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Waukesha County, WI  1.32% ($54,465 average AGI)
to Racine County, WI  0.33% ($48,734)
to Washington County, WI  0.30% ($52,017)

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 (per 100,000 population)


See more detailed statistics of Wauwatosa fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 84
Total length: 565 meters (1,854ft)
Total costs: $38,984,000
Total average daily traffic: 3,124,003
Total average daily truck traffic: 114,730

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1910-1919: 1
  • 1920-1929: 1
  • 1930-1939: 7
  • 1940-1949: 0
  • 1950-1959: 2
  • 1960-1969: 56
  • 1970-1979: 6
  • 1980-1989: 2
  • 1990-1999: 0
  • 2000-2009: 8
  • 2010-2012: 1
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Wauwatosa, WI



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

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 5

Businesses in Wauwatosa, WI
NameCountNameCount
ALDO2JCPenney1
AMF Bowling1Jimmy John's1
AT&T1JoS. A. Bank1
Abercrombie & Fitch1Jones New York2
Abercrombie Kids1Journeys1
Aeropostale1Kmart1
American Eagle Outfitters1LensCrafters1
Ann Taylor1Lowe's1
Apple Store1Macy's1
Arby's1McDonald's4
Bakers1Men's Wearhouse1
Banana Republic1Motherhood Maternity1
Baskin-Robbins1Nike9
Bath & Body Works1OfficeMax1
Blockbuster1Pac Sun1
Brookstone1Panera Bread1
Buffalo Wild Wings1Papa John's Pizza1
Burger King2Payless1
CVS1Penske1
Cache1Pier 1 Imports1
Caribou Coffee1Pizza Hut1
Chico's1Qdoba Mexican Grill2
Chipotle1Quiznos1
Cinnabon 1RadioShack1
Coldwater Creek1Red Lobster1
Crate & Barrel1Sears1
Dairy Queen2Sephora1
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
Browse common businesses in Wauwatosa, WI

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