Whitefish Bay, Wisconsin

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Population in 2017: 13,950 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -1.5%
 
Males: 6,810  (48.8%)
Females: 7,140  (51.2%)
Median resident age:

40.2 years
Wisconsin median age:

39.5 years

Zip codes: 53217.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $112,985 (it was $80,755 in 2000)
Whitefish Bay:

$112,985
WI:

$59,305

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $59,019 (it was $39,609 in 2000)

Whitefish Bay village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $381,793 (it was $193,100 in 2000)
Whitefish Bay:

$381,793
WI:

$178,900

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $449,483; detached houses: $461,026; townhouses or other attached units: $253,120; in 2-unit structures: $244,178; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $206,758

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,240.

March 2019 cost of living index in Whitefish Bay: 100.3 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 3.0%
(3.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.1% for Black residents, 3.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Whitefish Bay, WI (2017)
    • 11,77983.9%White alone
    • 8556.1%Asian alone
    • 4923.5%Hispanic
    • 3442.5%Black alone
    • 3102.2%Two or more races
    • 830.6%Other race alone
    • 460.3%American Indian alone
    • 50.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Whitefish Bay, Wisconsin as of May 26, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Whitefish Bay is 14,031 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Whitefish Bay by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.0)
1
(7.1)
2
(14.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.2)
3
(21.5)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(7.3)
2
(14.8)
4
(29.7)
7
(51.1)
2
(14.8)
4
(29.2)
2
(14.1)
5
(35.2)
2
(14.1)
1
(7.1)
2
(14.2)
1
(7.1)
2
(14.3)
3
(21.5)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
2
(14.6)
4
(29.5)
1
(7.4)
2
(14.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
5
(35.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.1)
2
(14.2)
6
(42.6)
2
(14.3)
4
(28.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
18
(131.0)
15
(110.6)
20
(148.7)
29
(211.6)
11
(81.3)
28
(204.5)
7
(49.4)
14
(98.5)
28
(197.9)
33
(233.6)
17
(120.4)
19
(134.9)
27
(193.5)
24
(172.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
113
(822.5)
131
(966.2)
165
(1,227)
209
(1,525)
200
(1,479)
202
(1,475)
181
(1,277)
170
(1,196)
162
(1,145)
140
(990.9)
123
(871.4)
138
(979.6)
150
(1,075)
139
(997.6)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
4
(29.1)
3
(22.1)
5
(37.2)
8
(58.4)
3
(22.2)
7
(51.1)
4
(28.2)
7
(49.2)
3
(21.2)
5
(35.4)
12
(85.0)
7
(49.7)
18
(129.0)
28
(201.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)49.558.572.9104.671.086.261.081.971.373.757.263.279.897.5

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Whitefish Bay, WI

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 25 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.72
Wisconsin average:

2.15
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Ancestries: German (24.8%), Irish (9.6%), Polish (5.1%), Italian (3.7%), English (3.1%), Russian (2.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1892

Land area: 2.14 square miles.

Population density: 6,511 people per square mile   (high).

Whitefish Bay, Wisconsin map

1,220 residents are foreign born (2.1% Europe, 1.9% Asia, 0.9% Latin America).

This village:

8.7%
Wisconsin:

4.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $7,282 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $7,166 (2.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Milwaukee, WI (5.0 miles , pop. 596,974).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (88.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Shorewood, WI (1.2 miles ),
Glendale, WI (1.4 miles ),
Fox Point, WI (1.8 miles ),
River Hills, WI (2.0 miles ),
Bayside, WI (2.2 miles ),
Milwaukee, WI (2.2 miles ),
Brown Deer, WI (2.4 miles ),
Wauwatosa, WI (2.7 miles )

Latitude: 43.11 N, Longitude: 87.90 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -3,834 (-27.3%)
Workers who live and work in this village: 1,057 (15.2%)

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $175,000
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $232,500
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $463,300
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $675,000
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $417,700
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $343,300
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $334,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $450,000
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $2,196,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $2,543,600
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $630,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $630,000
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $630,000
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $630,000
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $880,000
  • 2016: 4 buildings, average cost: $441,500
  • 2017: 4 buildings, average cost: $584,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Whitefish Bay, WI residents
Average permit cost in Whitefish Bay, WI
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.6%
Wisconsin:

3.3%
Historical population in Whitefish Bay, WI
Historical housing units in Whitefish Bay, WI
Most common industries in Whitefish Bay, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (13.7%)
  • Educational services (13.2%)
  • Health care (12.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.7%)
  • Public administration (2.8%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (2.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (2.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (17.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (12.3%)
  • Educational services (8.4%)
  • Health care (6.1%)
  • Construction (3.4%)
  • Public administration (3.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (2.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (20.2%)
  • Educational services (19.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.6%)
  • Social assistance (3.7%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (3.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (2.7%)
Most common occupations in Whitefish Bay, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.0%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.8%)
  • Lawyers (5.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Top executives (4.4%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (4.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (8.2%)
  • Lawyers (7.7%)
  • Top executives (6.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.7%)
  • Computer specialists (5.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (4.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.2%)
  • Registered nurses (7.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.3%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (3.9%)

Average climate in Whitefish Bay, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Whitefish Bay, 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 2.7 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 2.7 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 0.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.205
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.6
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 3.6 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 8.10. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.10
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 2.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0169
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Whitefish Bay-area historical tornado activity is near Wisconsin state average. It is 14% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/27/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.3 miles away from the Whitefish Bay village 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 18.6 miles away from the village center injured 30 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Whitefish Bay-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 322.3 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 125.2 miles away from Whitefish Bay 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 296.8 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 254.5 miles away from Whitefish Bay 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 354.5 miles away from the city 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 320.7 miles away from Whitefish Bay 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).
Whitefish Bay topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Whitefish Bay:

  • SEASONS HSPC PALLIATIVE CARE WI (Hospital, about 2 miles away; MILWAUKEE, WI)
  • MIDWEST DIALYSIS - GLENDALE (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; MILWAUKEE, WI)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER-SILVER SPRING (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; GLENDALE, WI)
  • FMC - SHOREWOOD (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; SHOREWOOD, WI)
  • WE CARE NURSING SERVICE (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; SHOREWOOD, WI)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER-COLONIAL MNR (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; GLENDALE, WI)
  • DOVE HLTH CARE GLENDALE (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; MILWAUKEE, WI)

Amtrak station near Whitefish Bay:

  • 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.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Whitefish Bay:

  • Cardinal Stritch University (about 2 miles; Milwaukee, WI; Full-time enrollment: 3,595)
  • University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (about 3 miles; Milwaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 24,196)
  • Milwaukee School of Engineering (about 5 miles; Milwaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 2,386)
  • Milwaukee Area Technical College (about 5 miles; Milwaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 13,156)
  • Marquette University (about 6 miles; Milwaukee, WI; FT enrollment: 9,844)
  • Concordia University-Wisconsin (about 10 miles; Mequon, WI; FT enrollment: 5,253)
  • Carroll University (about 19 miles; Waukesha, WI; FT enrollment: 3,313)

Public high school in Whitefish Bay:

Public elementary/middle schools in Whitefish Bay:

Private elementary/middle school in Whitefish Bay:

  • HOLY FAMILY PARISH SCHOOL (Students: 201, Location: 4849 N WILDWOOD AVE, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Whitefish Bay

Library in Whitefish Bay:

  • WHITEFISH BAY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $731,866; Location: 5420 N. MARLBOROUGH DR.; 66,889 books; 11,942 e-books; 6,808 audio materials; 6,385 video materials; 11 local licensed databases; 28 state licensed databases; 115 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Whitefish Bay: North Shore Fire Department Station 4 Whitefish Bay (A), Whitefish Bay Village Hall (B), Fire Station Number 1 (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Whitefish Bay include: Christ Episcopal Church (A), Roundy Memorial Baptist Church (B), Holy Family Roman Catholic Church (C), First Church of Christ Scientist (D), Divinity Evangelical Lutheran Church (E), Whitefish Bay Community Methodist Church (F), Saint Monica Roman Catholic Church (G), Bay Shore Evangelical Lutheran Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Whitefish Bay include: Cahill Park (1), Big Bay Park (2), Whitefish Bay Park (3), Buckley Park (4), Klode Park (5), Silver Spring Park (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: James D. Raisbeck - Aircraft engineer, Caitlin O'Heaney - Film actor, David Robbins (artist) - Contemporary artist, Mike Schneck - 2005 NFL player (Buffalo Bills, born: Aug 4, 1977), Samuel Page - Television actor, Derrick Wimmer - College basketball player (Wisc. Milwaukee Panthers), Nick Bellore - Football linebacker, Paul Michael Valley - Actor, Peter Cunningham (racing driver) - Racing driver.

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 Whitefish Bay that have no violations reported:

  • WESTMOOR PLAZA (Population served: 60, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SCHMIDT & BARTELT FUNERAL HOME (Population served: 42, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This village:

2.6 people
Wisconsin:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

73.7%
Whole state:

64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

3.4%
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: 0.4% of all households
19 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Whitefish Bay (2011 data):

  • BMO Harris Bank National Association: Whitefish Bay Branch at 177 East Silver Spring Drive, branch established on 1930/02/01. 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
  • The Equitable Bank, S.S.B.: Whitefish Bay Branch at 705 East Silver Spring Drive, branch established on 2004/11/01. 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: Whitefish Bay Branch at 430 East Silver Spring Drive, branch established on 1934/06/01. 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
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Whitefish Bay Branch at 130 West Silver Spring Drive, Suite 100, branch established on 2011/10/17. 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
  • Johnson Bank: Whitefish Bay Branch 79000 at 5600 Lake Drive, Suite 101, branch established on 2006/08/16. Info updated 2006/07/05: Bank assets: $4,144.5 mil, Deposits: $3,567.4 mil, headquarters in Racine, WI, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 55 total offices, Holding Company: Johnson Financial Group, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Whitefish Bay:

Marital status in Whitefish Bay, WI
  • Never married: 23.1%
  • Now married: 62.9%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 5.8%
  • Divorced: 7.6%

For population 25 years and over in Whitefish Bay:

  • High school or higher: 98.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 73.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 34.2%
  • Unemployed: 1.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
Wisconsin average:

10.4

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Whitefish Bay, 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
Here:

0.03 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

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
Here:

2.75 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

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

8.7%
State:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

29.6%
Wisconsin:

27.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.7%
Wisconsin:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Whitefish Bay:

56.9%
State:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Whitefish Bay:

57.1%
Wisconsin:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Whitefish Bay:

27.9
Wisconsin:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Whitefish Bay:

18.9%
Wisconsin:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Whitefish Bay:

7.6%
Wisconsin:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Whitefish Bay:

7.0
Wisconsin:

6.8

Overweight people:
Whitefish Bay:

33.9%
Wisconsin:

33.9%

General health condition:
This city:

62.8%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

81.3%
Wisconsin:

78.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Whitefish Bay, 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
Police Protection - Officers 24$149,509$74,7550$0
Solid Waste Management 13$54,340$50,1600$0
Local Libraries 5$19,972$47,93326$13,088
Streets and Highways 5$29,418$70,6030$0
Sewerage 2$7,476$44,8560$0
Water Supply 2$10,556$63,3360$0
Financial Administration 2$10,505$63,0301$2,168
Judicial and Legal 1$4,031$48,3720$0
Police - Other 1$3,022$36,2641$837
Health 1$3,469$41,6286$4,811
Other Government Administration 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 56$292,298$62,63534$20,904

Whitefish Bay government finances - Expenditure in 2013 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $536,000 ($38.42)
    Parks and Recreation: $274,000 ($19.64)
    General Public Buildings: $188,000 ($13.48)
    Libraries: $103,000 ($7.38)
    General - Other: $21,000 ($1.51)
    Solid Waste Management: $10,000 ($0.72)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $3,559,000 ($255.13)
    Local Fire Protection: $2,015,000 ($144.44)
    Water Utilities: $1,566,000 ($112.26)
    Regular Highways: $1,516,000 ($108.67)
    Sewerage: $1,412,000 ($101.22)
    Libraries: $705,000 ($50.54)
    Solid Waste Management: $635,000 ($45.52)
    Central Staff Services: $450,000 ($32.26)
    General Public Buildings: $424,000 ($30.39)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $277,000 ($19.86)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $223,000 ($15.99)
    Financial Administration: $221,000 ($15.84)
    Parks and Recreation: $170,000 ($12.19)
    Health - Other: $145,000 ($10.39)
    General - Other: $96,000 ($6.88)
    Parking Facilities: $90,000 ($6.45)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,552,000 ($111.25)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $1,952,000 ($139.93)
    Other - Sewerage: $694,000 ($49.75)
    Other - Police Protection: $455,000 ($32.62)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $369,000 ($26.45)
    Regular Highways: $135,000 ($9.68)
    Central Staff Services: $60,000 ($4.30)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,235,000 ($303.58)

Whitefish Bay government finances - Revenue in 2013 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $2,247,000 ($161.08)
    Parking Facilities: $79,000 ($5.66)
    Other: $41,000 ($2.94)
    Solid Waste Management: $15,000 ($1.08)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($0.07)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $469,000 ($33.62)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $392,000 ($28.10)
    Special Assessments: $374,000 ($26.81)
    General Revenue - Other: $160,000 ($11.47)
    Rents: $100,000 ($7.17)
    Interest Earnings: $31,000 ($2.22)
    Sale of Property: $18,000 ($1.29)
    Donations From Private Sources: $16,000 ($1.15)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $2,204,000 ($157.99)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $675,000 ($48.39)
    General Local Government Support: $385,000 ($27.60)
    Other: $132,000 ($9.46)
  • Tax - Property: $10,943,000 ($784.44)
    Other License: $448,000 ($32.11)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $211,000 ($15.13)

Whitefish Bay government finances - Debt in 2013 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $42,088,000 ($3017.06)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $41,954,000 ($3007.46)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,052,000 ($362.15)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,919,000 ($352.62)

Whitefish Bay government finances - Cash and Securities in 2013 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,261,000 ($90.39)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $38,641,000 ($2769.96)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $535,000 ($38.35)

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 Whitefish Bay, WI

  • CVS: 1
  • Starbucks: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Whitefish Bay:

  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOKY (920 AM; 5 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKSH (1640 AM; 10 kW; SUSSEX, WI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WAUK (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; WAUKESHA, WI; Owner: WALT-WEST WISCONSIN, INC.)
  • WJYI (1340 AM; 1 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: LAKEFRONT COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WEMP (1250 AM; 5 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MILWAUKEE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WNOV (860 AM; 0 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: COURIER COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WMCS (1290 AM; 5 kW; GREENFIELD, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE RADIO ALLIANCE, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • WNAM (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEENAH-MENASHA, WI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Whitefish Bay:

  • WMIL-FM (106.1 FM; WAUKESHA, WI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WXSS (103.7 FM; WAUWATOSA, WI; Owner: ENTERCOM MILWAUKEE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WKLH (96.5 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: LAKEFRONT COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WLUM-FM (102.1 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE RADIO ALLIANCE, LLC)
  • WLTQ (97.3 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKTI-FM (94.5 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WUWM (89.7 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: BOARD OF REGENTS, UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN SYSTEM)
  • WJZI (93.3 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.)
  • WYMS (88.9 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE BOARD OF SCHOOL DIRECTORS)
  • WLZR (102.9 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: LAKEFRONT COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WJMR-FM (98.3 FM; MENOMONEE FALLS, WI; Owner: LAKEFRONT COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WMSE (91.7 FM; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING)
  • 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)
  • WHAD (90.7 FM; DELAFIELD, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WKKV-FM (100.7 FM; RACINE, WI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Whitefish Bay:

  • WMVT (Channel 36; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE AREA TECHNICAL COLLEGE DISTRICT BOARD)
  • WPXE (Channel 55; KENOSHA, WI; Owner: PAXSON MILWAUKEE LICENSE, INC.)
  • WMVS (Channel 10; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE AREA TECHNICAL COLLEGE DISTRICT BOARD)
  • WVTV (Channel 18; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WVTV LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WVCY-TV (Channel 30; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: VCY AMERICA, INC.)
  • WISN-TV (Channel 12; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WISN HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WDJT-TV (Channel 58; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WDJT-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTMJ-TV (Channel 4; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • 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)
  • WCGV-TV (Channel 24; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WCGV LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WITI (Channel 6; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WITI LICENSE,INC.)
  • WMKE-CA (Channel 7; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: KM LPTV OF MILWAUKEE, L.L.C.)
  • 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.)
  • WMMF-TV (Channel 68; FOND DU LAC, WI; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF WISCONSIN, A CALIFORNIA LTD PARTNRSHP)
  • W64CQ (Channel 64; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Fatal accident count

Whitefish Bay fatal accident list:

May 26, 2015 04:03 PM, Silver Spring Dr E, Berkeley Blvd N, Lat: 43.118508, Lon: -87.905292, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 16, 2014 07:27 PM, Oakland Ave N, Cumberland Blvd E, Lat: 43.101233, Lon: -87.887389, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 14, 2012 01:53 PM, Sr-32, Lat: 43.107767, Lon: -87.889722, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Whitefish Bay)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 6321 N Lydell (Lat: 43.131944 Lon: -87.911944), Type: Tank, Structure height: 46.6 m, Call Sign: WPSW671,
    Assigned Frequencies: 857.412 MHz, Grant Date: 08/09/2011, Expiration Date: 08/04/2021, Cancellation Date: 05/21/2013, Certifier: Robin J Glenny, Registrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20191, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Lat: 43.108139 Lon: -87.896083, Call Sign: WPVY699, Licensee ID: L00543079,
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.3400 MHz, Grant Date: 08/09/2012, Expiration Date: 09/06/2022, Certifier: Bonnie A Thomas, Registrant: Whitefish Bay School District
  • 6255 N Santa Monica Blvd (Lat: 43.130444 Lon: -87.906500), Type: Building, Structure height: 16 m, Call Sign: WPXC896,
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.787 MHz, Grant Date: 08/08/2013, Expiration Date: 03/07/2023, Certifier: Robert Spangenberg, Registrant: Spectrum Pro, 11408 West Lincoln Ave., Baraboo, WI 53913, Phone: (608) 356-7257, Fax: (414) 546-2526, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Whitefish Bay, Lat: 43.144167 Lon: -87.906944, Call Sign: WQAE862, Licensee ID: L00431559,
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.281 MHz, Grant Date: 04/09/2014, Expiration Date: 05/18/2024, Certifier: Barbara Patin, Registrant: Village Of Whitefish Bay

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

29 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Whitefish Bay)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Whitefish Bay)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 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 ORIGINATED40$228,725179$276,799911$249,69242$159,7862$3,311,00014$221,071
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$227,00010$409,30047$243,3192$242,0000$02$187,500
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$233,00010$267,10089$303,3607$112,0000$03$226,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$280,00013$338,38584$252,9175$111,6000$01$7,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$023$284,7391$150,0000$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0701.00 , 0702.00, 0703.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED45$256,66733$248,515
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$273,2506$244,667
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$225,6009$238,667
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$170,0001$268,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$223,000

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0701.00 , 0702.00, 0703.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Whitefish Bay, WI
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Whitefish Bay, WI - Value

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

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 9. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 17 took place in 2007, and the least - 0 in 2003. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Whitefish Bay, WI When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (55.9%), and Outside Fires (36.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Whitefish Bay, WI
    • 8555.9%Structure Fires
    • 5536.2%Outside Fires
    • 127.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Whitefish Bay, WI
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Whitefish Bay, WI
  • 89.7%Utility gas
  • 7.4%Electricity
  • 1.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%Wood
  • 0.2%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Whitefish Bay, WI
  • 75.9%Utility gas
  • 18.2%Electricity
  • 2.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.5%No fuel used
  • 0.9%Other fuel
  • 0.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Whitefish Bay compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Whitefish Bay on our top lists:

  • #55 on the list of "Top 100 best educated cities (highest percentage of bachelor degree holding residents) (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest average weight of females"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant congregations"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant adherents"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations (pop. 50,000+)"
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