West Allis, Wisconsin

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Population in 2013: 60,697 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -0.9%
 
Males: 30,059  (49.5%)
Females: 30,638  (50.5%)
Median resident age:  37.3 years
Wisconsin median age:  39.0 years

Zip codes: 53227.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $42,405 (it was $39,394 in 2000)
West Allis:

$42,405
WI:

$51,467

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $24,643 (it was $20,914 in 2000)

West Allis city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $138,643 (it was $99,600 in 2000)
West Allis:

$138,643
WI:

$163,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $145,841; Detached houses: $149,120; Townhouses or other attached units: $152,457; In 2-unit structures: $142,468; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $148,028; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $96,521; Mobile homes: $7,806

Median gross rent in 2013: $769.

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  • Races in West Allis, WI (2013)

    West Allis races chart
    • 49,76981.9%White alone
    • 6,0259.9%Hispanic
    • 2,2073.6%Black alone
    • 1,5752.6%Asian alone
    • 8591.4%Two or more races
    • 1530.3%American Indian alone
    • 320.05%Other race alone
    • 50.01%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in West Allis: 100.0 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (28.9%), Polish (13.5%), Irish (8.1%), Italian (4.4%), English (3.2%), Norwegian (3.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1906

Elevation: 730 feet

Land area: 11.3 square miles.

Population density: 5,348 people per square mile   (average).

West Allis,WI real estate house value index trend

West Allis, Wisconsin map

For population 25 years and over in West Allis:

  • High school or higher: 90.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.8%
  • Unemployed: 4.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in West Allis city:

  • Never married: 36.3%
  • Now married: 43.8%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 6.6%
  • Divorced: 12.4%

3,419 residents are foreign born (2.2% Latin America, 1.4% Asia, 1.4% Europe).

This city:

5.6%
Wisconsin:

4.8%



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists there were 23 registered sex offenders living in West Allis, Wisconsin as of September 02, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in West Allis to the number of sex offenders is 2,641 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,752 (2.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,688 (2.8%)

West Allis satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Milwaukee, WI (4.4 miles , pop. 596,974).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (82.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: West Milwaukee, WI (1.5 miles ), Greenfield, WI (1.8 miles ), Wauwatosa, WI (1.9 miles ), Milwaukee, WI (2.1 miles ), Elm Grove, WI (2.1 miles ), Hales Corners, WI (2.2 miles ), Greendale, WI (2.2 miles ), New Berlin, WI (2.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $135,100
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $69,000
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $97,000
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $124,300
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $95,300
  • 2002: 6 buildings, average cost: $141,100
  • 2003: 6 buildings, average cost: $105,000
  • 2004: 6 buildings, average cost: $153,800
  • 2005: 13 buildings, average cost: $143,800
  • 2006: 5 buildings, average cost: $126,000
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $123,300
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $130,000
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $146,300
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $158,900
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $138,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 43.01 N, Longitude: 88.02 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,026 (-3.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 5,383 (17.3%)

West Allis household income distribution West Allis home values distribution

Crime rates in West Allis by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 1030402221201
per 100,000 1.60.04.90.06.70.03.43.43.41.73.30.01.6
Rapes 88161518096713101114
per 100,000 13.012.926.224.830.10.015.410.111.821.516.518.123.0
Robberies 616684668110691108989011497104
per 100,000 98.9106.2137.7108.9135.4179.6155.9181.2165.4148.8187.9159.4171.0
Assaults 83816373871361181049986738377
per 100,000 134.5130.4103.3120.5145.5230.5202.2174.5167.1142.1120.3136.4126.6
Burglaries 471493402387476462584569537481571552631
per 100,000 763.5793.4659.2638.7796.0782.91,000.6954.7906.5795.0941.1906.91,037.3
Thefts 1,9181,8501,7811,8281,9602,0052,2902,3822,3562,3192,3762,2342,128
per 100,000 3,109.02,977.12,920.43,016.73,277.53,397.53,923.53,996.53,977.03,832.93,916.03,670.13,498.3
Auto thefts 23219120321122321518820318917522713292
per 100,000 376.1307.4332.9348.2372.9364.3322.1340.6319.0289.2374.1216.9151.2
Arson 2236N/A29302620271922261915
per 100,000 35.757.9N/A47.950.244.134.345.332.136.442.931.224.7
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 286.5275.6291.0278.0333.7329.5370.0368.8357.9335.5363.4326.8332.7

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

Crime rate in West Allis detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 146 (122 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.01
Wisconsin average:

2.19
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.3%
Wisconsin:

6.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in West Allis: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in West Allis, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

West Allis-area historical tornado activity is near Wisconsin state average. It is 22% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/27/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.4 miles away from the West Allis 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 26.2 miles away from the city center injured 30 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

West Allis-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 315.2 miles away from the city 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 116.2 miles away from West Allis 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 289.7 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 254.1 miles away from the city 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 347.5 miles away from West Allis 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 313.6 miles away from the city 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 (12).
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).
West Allis topographic map

Birthplace of: Chellsie Memmel - Gymnast, Liberace - (1919-1987), Pianist in Las Vegas, Chris Witty - Racing cyclist, Harvey Kuenn - Baseball player and coach, Jessie Ward - Professional wrestler, Michael Gableman - Politician, Mike Krsnich - Major League Baseball player, Stephanie Moulton Sarkis - Psychology writer, Donald J. Hying - Auxiliary bishop of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Milwaukee, Jerry Golsteyn - Football player.

Hospitals in West Allis:

  • ASERACARE HOSPICE (6737 W WASHINGTON ST STE 3200)
  • AURORA WEST ALLIS MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 8901 W LINCOLN AVE)
  • CHARTER BEHAVRL HLTH SYS OF WI/W ALLIS (11101 W LINCOLN AVE)
  • ODYSSEY HEALTHCARE OF MILWAUKEE (10150 W NATIONAL AVE STE 200)
  • SELECT SPECIALTY HSPTL MILWAUKEE (8901 W LINCOLN AVE)

Dialysis Facilities in West Allis:

  • FMC - CENTRE POINT (11340 W THEODORE TRECKER WAY)

Home Health Centers in West Allis:

  • ANS HOME HLTH SVC (1551 SOUTH 108TH STREET)
  • ASERACARE HOME HEALTH (6737 W WASHINGTON ST STE 3200)
  • NURSEFINDERS OF MILWAUKEE (1205 SOUTH 70TH ST SUITE 420)
  • PROF HOMECARE SVCS (10827 WEST LINCOLN AVE)
  • QUALITY NURSING INC 285 (9004 W LINCOLN AVE SUITE 200)

Nursing Homes in West Allis:

  • ALLIS CARE CENTER (9047 W GREENFIELD AVE)
  • HILLCREST NURSING HOME (1467 S 75TH ST)
  • KAPPES NURSING HOME (8300 WEST BELOIT AVENUE)
  • MAPLEWOOD CENTER (8615 W BELOIT RD)
  • MARY JUDE NURSING HOME (9806 W LINCOLN AVE)
  • MITCHELL MANOR (5301 W LINCOLN AVE)
  • PALMER HOUSE (3023 S 84TH ST)
  • ROSEWOOD NH (3161 S 112TH ST)
  • ST JOAN ANTIDA HOME (6700 W BELOIT RD)
  • ST JOSEPHS HOME FOR THE AGED (5301 WEST LINCOLN AVE PO BOX 341520)

Amtrak station near West Allis:

  • 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 West Allis:

  • Sanford-Brown College-West Allis (Full-time enrollment: 272; Location: 6737 W Washington St., Ste 2355; Private, for-profit; Website: www.sbcmilwaukee.com/Milwaukee)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to West Allis:

  • 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 9 miles; Milwaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 24,196)
  • Carroll University (about 11 miles; Waukesha, WI; FT enrollment: 3,313)
  • Cardinal Stritch University (about 11 miles; Milwaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 3,595)
  • Waukesha County Technical College (about 13 miles; Pewaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 4,415)

Public high schools in West Allis:

  • Nathan Hale Hi (Students: 1650; Location: 11601 W Lincoln Ave; Grades: 9-12)
  • Central Hi (Students: 1369; Location: 8516 W Lincoln Ave; Grades: 9-12)
  • Shared Journeys (Location: 9004 W Lincoln Ave; Grades: 7-12)

Private high schools in West Allis:

  • GRACE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 165; Location: 8420 W BELOIT RD; Grades: KG - 12)
  • SOUTHSIDE BAPTIST SCHOOL (Students: 34; Location: 1526 S 72ND ST; Grades: KG - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in West Allis:

  • Frank Lloyd Wright Intermed (Students: 976; Location: 9501 W Cleveland Ave; Grades: 6-8)
  • Mitchell El (Students: 462; Location: 10125 W Montana Ave; Grades: KG-5)
  • Irving El (Students: 451; Location: 10230 W Grant St; Grades: KG-5)
  • Franklin El (Students: 355; Location: 2060 S 86th St; Grades: KG-5)

Private elementary/middle schools in West Allis:

  • ST PAULS LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 175; Location: 7821 W LINCOLN AVE; Grades: KG - 8)
  • MARY QUEEN OF SAINTS CATHOLIC ACADEMY (Students: 142; Location: 6021 W LINCOLN AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • MARY QUEEN OF SAINTS CATHOLIC ACADEMY-GREENFIELD (Students: 140; Location: 1435 S 92ND ST; Grades: PK - 8)
  • LAMB OF GOD EVANGELICAL LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 66; Location: 2217 S 99TH ST; Grades: PK - 8)
  • GOOD SHEPHERDS LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 66; Location: 1337 S 100TH ST; Grades: PK - 8)
See full list of schools located in West Allis

Library in West Allis:

  • WEST ALLIS PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $2,364,170; Location: 7421 W. NATIONAL AVE.; 217,983 books; 11,942 e-books; 17,305 audio materials; 14,475 video materials; 19 local licensed databases; 28 state licensed databases; 357 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Another University located in West Allis is on 6610 W Greenfield Ave - Upper Iowa University.
  • There is no longer a St. Rita's, Mary Queen of Heaven, or a St. Al's. Those three schools combined to create Mary Queen of Saints Catholic Academy.

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Notable locations in West Allis: Wisconsin Exposition Center (A), Milwaukee Mile (B), West Allis Public Works Annex (C), Greenfield Park Golf Course (D), Curtis Universal Ambulance Service Station 2 (E), West Allis Fire Department Station 1 (F), West Allis-West Milwaukee Recreation Center (G), West Allis Field House (H), McKinley Fieldhouse (I), West Allis Public Library (J), West Allis City Hall (K), Villa Clement (L), Saint Josephs Home (M), Franklin Field House (N), West Allis Fire Department Station 3 (O), West Allis Fire Department Station 2 (P), East Branch West Allis Public Library (Q). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Market Square Shopping Center (1), Southtown Shopping Center (2), West Allis Shopping Center (3), West Allis Towne Center Shopping Center (4), River Bend Shopping Center (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in West Allis include: Good Shepherds Evangelical Lutheran Church (A), Calvary Bible Church (B), Saint Augustine Roman Catholic Church (C), Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church (D), Saint Anns Interdenominational Church (E), Greenville Avenue Presbyterian Church (F), Mount Hope Lutheran Church (G), Greenfield Park Lutheran Church (H), Saint Aloysius Catholic Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Honey Creek Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in West Allis include: Arnold Klentz Park (1), Honey Creek Park (2), Reservoir Park (3), Veterans Memorial Park (4), Washington Playground (5), Kopperud Park (6), McKinley Playground (7), Fred Zirkel Field (8), LaFollette Park (9). 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
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 108. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

108
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2006 was 0.318. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.318
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 11.5. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.5
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.969. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.969
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 27.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 18.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.3
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.79. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.79
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2006 was 0.0169. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0169
U.S.:

0.0147
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 14.2%
(11.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.1% for Black residents, 22.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 16.7% for American Indian residents, 20.2% for other race residents, 29.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  53.2%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.5%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in West Allis in 2010:

  • 583 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 150 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 49 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 25 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 14 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 8 people in in-patient hospice facilities

People in group quarters in West Allis in 2000:

  • 529 people in nursing homes
  • 172 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 49 people in state prisons
  • 46 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 45 people in religious group quarters
  • 26 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 21 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 18 people in orthopedic wards and institutions for the physically handicapped
  • 13 people in other group homes
  • 3 people in other nonhousehold living situations

West Allis, Wisconsin environmental map by EPA

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West Allis compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • House age above state average.

Banks with most branches in West Allis (2011 data):

  • Tri City National Bank: Market Square Branch, West Greenfield Branch, Cleveland Branch, Market Square Conv. Center Branch. 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
  • BMO Harris Bank National Association: West Allis Office, Hwy 100 Branch, Landmark 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
  • PNC Bank, National Association: National Branch at 10725 West National Avenue, branch established on 2003/12/01; West Allis Branch at 9330 West Greenfield Avenue, 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
  • PyraMax Bank, FSB: West Allis at 8001 West National Ave, branch established on 2008/03/03. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $456.1 mil, Deposits: $366.9 mil, headquarters in Greenfield, WI, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices
  • Great Midwest Bank, S.S.B.: 10269 West National Ave Branch at 10269 West National Ave, branch established on 1936/03/25. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $527.1 mil, Deposits: $380.9 mil, headquarters in Brookfield, WI, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 10 total offices
  • Bank Mutual: 10296 West National Avenue Branch at 10296 West National Avenue, branch established on 1940/08/14. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $2,497.0 mil, Deposits: $2,046.0 mil, headquarters in Brown Deer, WI, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 79 total offices
  • TCF National Bank: West Allis Jewel Branch #1047 at 11111 West Greenfield Avenue, branch established on 1998/07/01. Info updated 2009/11/23: Bank assets: $19,007.0 mil, Deposits: $12,377.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 441 total offices, Holding Company: Tcf Financial Corporation
  • The Equitable Bank, S.S.B.: West Allis Branch at 7400 West Oklahoma Avenue, branch established on 1927/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $406.8 mil, Deposits: $362.2 mil, headquarters in Wauwatosa, WI, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices
  • Associated Bank, National Association: West Allis West Branch at 10701 West National Avenue, branch established on 1960/05/20. Info updated 2008/09/12: Bank assets: $21,715.0 mil, Deposits: $15,244.4 mil, headquarters in Green Bay, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 282 total offices, Holding Company: Associated Banc-Corp
  • 5 other banks with 5 local branches

Fire-safe hotels and motels in West Allis, Wisconsin:

  • Julida Motel, 2357 S 108 St, West Allis, WI 53227 , Phone: (414) 541-0300
  • Days Inn, 1673 S 108TH St, West Allis, WI 53214 , Phone: (414) 771-3399, Fax: (414) 771-0557
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in West Allis, Wisconsin

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.9
Wisconsin average:

10.5

West Allis travel time to work - commute West Allis mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (79%)
  • Electricity (16%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

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Religion statistics for West Allis city (based on Milwaukee County data)

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
This county:

0.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

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

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.64 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.7%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Milwaukee County:

29.6%
Wisconsin:

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

13.7%
State:

13.0%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 28$148,227$63,5265$9,815
Other Government Administration 11$64,153$69,98512$10,350
Judicial and Legal 7$44,889$76,9533$8,871
Police Protection - Officers 121$678,788$67,3180$0
Police - Other 14$49,702$42,60210$10,782
Firefighters 100$592,068$71,0480$0
Fire - Other 1$4,864$58,3680$0
Streets and Highways 51$289,961$68,2263$3,886
Health 18$86,264$57,50916$54,630
Solid Waste Management 36$202,267$67,4220$0
Sewerage 1$4,948$59,3760$0
Housing and Community Development(Local) 12$68,669$68,6694$8,103
Natural Resources 12$63,788$63,7880$0
Water Supply 21$113,454$64,8310$0
Local Libraries 15$70,788$56,63025$20,834
Other and Unallocable 45$226,517$60,4057$10,428
Totals for Government 493$2,709,347$65,94885$137,699

West Allis government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $2,279,000 ($37.55)
  • Construction - Housing and Community Development: $6,420,000 ($105.77)
    Regular Highways: $5,201,000 ($85.69)
    General Public Buildings: $339,000 ($5.59)
    Libraries: $218,000 ($3.59)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $17,505,000 ($288.40)
    Local Fire Protection: $10,639,000 ($175.28)
    Regular Highways: $7,227,000 ($119.07)
    Water Utilities: $5,074,000 ($83.60)
    Housing and Community Development: $4,504,000 ($74.20)
    Sewerage: $4,132,000 ($68.08)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,929,000 ($64.73)
    Health - Other: $3,345,000 ($55.11)
    Central Staff Services: $2,806,000 ($46.23)
    Libraries: $2,158,000 ($35.55)
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,420,000 ($23.39)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $1,161,000 ($19.13)
    Financial Administration: $1,128,000 ($18.58)
    General - Other: $1,124,000 ($18.52)
    General Public Buildings: $1,031,000 ($16.99)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $907,000 ($14.94)
    Parks and Recreation: $539,000 ($8.88)
    Parking Facilities: $43,000 ($0.71)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,909,000 ($47.93)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $2,322,000 ($38.26)
    Police Protection: $3,000 ($0.05)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $29,245,000 ($481.82)

West Allis government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $4,248,000 ($69.99)
    Regular Highways: $2,695,000 ($44.40)
    All Other: $2,227,000 ($36.69)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,025,000 ($16.89)
    Parks and Recreation: $98,000 ($1.61)
    Solid Waste Management: $20,000 ($0.33)
    Parking Facilities: $16,000 ($0.26)
    Natural Resources - Other: $9,000 ($0.15)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $4,631,000 ($76.30)
    All Other: $2,098,000 ($34.57)
    Health and Hospitals: $72,000 ($1.19)
    Sewerage: $1,000 ($0.02)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,526,000 ($25.14)
    Highways: $255,000 ($4.20)
    Sewerage: $57,000 ($0.94)
    Health and Hospitals: $56,000 ($0.92)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $3,749,000 ($61.77)
    Interest Earnings: $1,947,000 ($32.08)
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,925,000 ($31.71)
    Special Assessments: $732,000 ($12.06)
    Sale of Property: $127,000 ($2.09)
    Rents: $79,000 ($1.30)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $5,558,000 ($91.57)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $13,277,000 ($218.74)
    Highways: $2,438,000 ($40.17)
    All Other: $1,960,000 ($32.29)
    Health and Hospitals: $220,000 ($3.62)
    Sewerage: $24,000 ($0.40)
  • Tax - Property: $32,399,000 ($533.78)
    Other License: $1,558,000 ($25.67)
    NEC: $711,000 ($11.71)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $253,000 ($4.17)
    Other Selective Sales: $32,000 ($0.53)

West Allis government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $75,191,000 ($1238.79)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $68,043,000 ($1121.03)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,870,000 ($244.99)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,722,000 ($127.22)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $33,002,000 ($543.72)

4.34% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,352 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.34%
Wisconsin average:

5.10%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($187 average AGI)
Milwaukee County:

0.03%
Wisconsin average:

0.02%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Waukesha County, WI  0.92% ($39,268 average AGI)
from Racine County, WI  0.24% ($36,936)
from Cook County, IL  0.22% ($42,865)


4.70% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($45,725 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.70%
Wisconsin average:

5.34%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($425 average AGI)
Milwaukee County:

0.04%
Wisconsin average:

0.03%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Waukesha County, WI  1.04% ($53,525 average AGI)
to Racine County, WI  0.23% ($42,971)
to Washington County, WI  0.20% ($43,070)

Strongest AM radio stations in West Allis:

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

Strongest FM radio stations in West Allis:

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

TV broadcast stations around West Allis:

  • WMKE-CA (Channel 7; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: KM LPTV OF MILWAUKEE, L.L.C.)
  • WCGV-TV (Channel 24; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WCGV LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WPXE (Channel 55; KENOSHA, WI; Owner: PAXSON MILWAUKEE LICENSE, INC.)
  • WMVS (Channel 10; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE AREA TECHNICAL COLLEGE DISTRICT BOARD)
  • WDJT-TV (Channel 58; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WDJT-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMVT (Channel 36; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE AREA TECHNICAL COLLEGE DISTRICT BOARD)
  • 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)
  • WTMJ-TV (Channel 4; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • W63CU (Channel 63; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CHANNEL 41 AND 63 LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVTV (Channel 18; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WVTV LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WVCY-TV (Channel 30; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: VCY AMERICA, INC.)
  • 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)
  • W64CQ (Channel 64; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WWRS-TV (Channel 52; MAYVILLE, WI; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of West Allis fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 56Number of bridges
  • 265m869ftTotal length
  • $11,828,000Total costs
  • 2,428,932Total average daily traffic
  • 56,801Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11910-1919
  • 21930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 21950-1959
  • 391960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 51980-1989
  • 41990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for West Allis, WI
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in West Allis)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in West Allis, WI)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 11 (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: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 179 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in West Allis)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in West Allis)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 18 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)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED247$135,266274$112,7871,456$128,012117$35,59810$619,482107$117,8530$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED13$122,97410$113,072127$125,15127$30,0730$07$105,7140$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED33$130,28731$103,641373$136,55373$30,7096$605,83333$113,8101$15,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN17$115,60630$124,136313$136,09617$61,2532$345,50026$118,3630$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$149,5003$144,53063$138,6117$23,7131$100,0003$111,3330$0

Detailed mortgage data for all 18 tracts in West Allis, WI

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 18 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED100$130,65393$145,912
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED11$143,00021$159,286
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$108,93017$148,381
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$145,0002$151,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$125,5903$141,000

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Businesses in West Allis, WI
NameCountNameCount
AMF Bowling1KFC1
AT&T1Kmart1
Ace Hardware1Kohl's1
Advance Auto Parts2Lane Furniture1
Arby's1Little Caesars Pizza1
BMW1Long John Silver's1
Bakers Square1Marshalls1
Blockbuster2MasterBrand Cabinets1
Budget Car Rental1McDonald's3
Buffalo Wild Wings1Menards1
Burger King3Nike5
Burlington Coat Factory1Office Depot1
CVS1OfficeMax1
Chevrolet1Papa John's Pizza1
Chuck E. Cheese's1Payless1
Cold Stone Creamery1Pizza Hut1
Cricket Wireless2Qdoba Mexican Grill1
Curves1RadioShack1
DHL1SAS Shoes1
Dairy Queen1Sam's Club1
Days Inn1Sprint Nextel1
Domino's Pizza1Starbucks2
Fashion Bug1T-Mobile3
FedEx9Taco Bell2
GNC2Target1
GameStop1Toyota1
H&R Block3U-Haul1
Home Depot1UPS1
Hyundai1Walgreens4
Jimmy John's1

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