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Work and Jobs in Milwaukee, Wisconsin (WI) Detailed Stats
Occupations, Industries, Unemployment, Workers, Commute


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Based on the data from 2000 / 2016 when the population of Milwaukee, Wisconsin was 596,974 / 595,070

Most common industries

Most common industries in 2016 (%)

Most common industries in 2000 (%)

Most common industries for males in 2016 (%)

Most common industries for males in 2000 (%)

Most common industries for females in 2016 (%)

Most common industries for females in 2000 (%)

 

Most common industries
(2016 Data)

Most common industries
(2000 Data)

Industry

All

Males

Females

All

Males

Females

Educational services26.1%
(72,077)
13.5%
(18,089)
38.0%
(53,988)
9.6%
(24,643)
6.3%
(7,939)
12.8%
(16,704)
Health care17.0%
(46,896)
6.9%
(9,217)
26.5%
(37,679)
10.7%
(27,498)
4.1%
(5,179)
17.2%
(22,319)
Social assistance13.1%
(36,213)
5.5%
(7,367)
20.3%
(28,846)
3.0%
(7,728)
1.1%
(1,361)
4.9%
(6,367)
Motor vehicle and parts dealers11.5%
(31,584)
12.0%
(16,077)
10.9%
(15,507)
0.9%
(2,397)
1.5%
(1,948)
0.3%
(449)
Professional, scientific, and technical services11.3%
(31,229)
11.3%
(15,136)
11.3%
(16,093)
4.4%
(11,221)
4.5%
(5,653)
4.3%
(5,568)
Arts, entertainment, and recreation11.1%
(30,608)
11.6%
(15,448)
10.7%
(15,160)
1.7%
(4,279)
1.7%
(2,195)
1.6%
(2,084)
Repair and maintenance4.7%
(12,970)
3.9%
(5,255)
5.4%
(7,715)
1.1%
(2,883)
2.1%
(2,594)
0.2%
(289)
Finance and insurance4.6%
(12,686)
4.0%
(5,357)
5.2%
(7,329)
5.7%
(14,632)
3.2%
(3,989)
8.2%
(10,643)
Management of companies and enterprises4.3%
(11,742)
4.3%
(5,785)
4.2%
(5,957)
0.1%
(200)
0.0%
(52)
0.1%
(148)
Air transportation4.1%
(11,333)
5.6%
(7,529)
2.7%
(3,804)
0.4%
(940)
0.4%
(540)
0.3%
(400)
Construction3.9%
(10,789)
7.3%
(9,811)
0.7%
(978)
3.7%
(9,518)
6.8%
(8,525)
0.8%
(993)
Real estate and rental and leasing3.7%
(10,165)
3.1%
(4,176)
4.2%
(5,989)
1.3%
(3,270)
1.5%
(1,908)
1.0%
(1,362)
Retail florists2.5%
(6,895)
1.8%
(2,344)
3.2%
(4,551)
0.1%
(284)
0.1%
(103)
0.1%
(181)
Accommodation and food services2.4%
(6,734)
2.9%
(3,844)
2.0%
(2,890)
6.9%
(17,701)
6.9%
(8,666)
6.9%
(9,035)
Miscellaneous manufacturing2.4%
(6,570)
3.5%
(4,685)
1.3%
(1,885)
1.9%
(4,902)
2.3%
(2,898)
1.5%
(2,004)
Pharmacies and drug stores2.2%
(6,065)
2.9%
(3,902)
1.5%
(2,163)
0.6%
(1,563)
0.3%
(440)
0.9%
(1,123)
Food2.1%
(5,779)
2.8%
(3,703)
1.5%
(2,076)
1.5%
(3,865)
2.0%
(2,543)
1.0%
(1,322)
Warehousing and storage2.1%
(5,739)
3.0%
(4,001)
1.2%
(1,738)
0.2%
(579)
0.3%
(380)
0.2%
(199)
Machinery1.9%
(5,230)
2.9%
(3,854)
1.0%
(1,376)
2.0%
(5,160)
3.2%
(4,037)
0.9%
(1,123)
Private households1.7%
(4,789)
1.2%
(1,633)
2.2%
(3,156)
0.2%
(631)
0.1%
(88)
0.4%
(543)
Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations1.7%
(4,622)
0.9%
(1,164)
2.4%
(3,458)
1.5%
(3,875)
1.2%
(1,529)
1.8%
(2,346)
Metal and metal products1.6%
(4,383)
2.6%
(3,484)
0.6%
(899)
4.1%
(10,518)
6.7%
(8,396)
1.6%
(2,122)
Publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries1.4%
(3,997)
1.4%
(1,925)
1.5%
(2,072)
1.1%
(2,693)
1.1%
(1,411)
1.0%
(1,282)
Transportation equipment1.0%
(2,885)
1.2%
(1,567)
0.9%
(1,318)
1.6%
(4,156)
2.5%
(3,116)
0.8%
(1,040)
Jewelry, luggage, and leather goods stores1.0%
(2,846)
0.5%
(690)
1.5%
(2,156)
0.1%
(167)
0.0%
(56)
0.1%
(111)
Personal and laundry services0.9%
(2,484)
1.7%
(2,302)
0.1%
(182)
1.4%
(3,592)
1.0%
(1,274)
1.8%
(2,318)
Computer and electronic products0.9%
(2,431)
1.3%
(1,709)
0.5%
(722)
1.2%
(2,992)
1.4%
(1,711)
1.0%
(1,281)
Food and beverage stores0.8%
(2,239)
1.4%
(1,834)
0.3%
(405)
2.1%
(5,456)
2.0%
(2,547)
2.2%
(2,909)
Health and personal care, except drug, stores0.8%
(2,195)
0.8%
(1,134)
0.7%
(1,061)
0.2%
(487)
0.1%
(118)
0.3%
(369)
U. S. Postal service0.8%
(2,157)
1.4%
(1,885)
0.2%
(272)
0.9%
(2,230)
1.0%
(1,305)
0.7%
(925)
Printing and related support activities0.8%
(2,145)
1.2%
(1,611)
0.4%
(534)
1.5%
(3,717)
1.9%
(2,385)
1.0%
(1,332)
Electrical equipment, appliances, and components0.8%
(2,076)
1.0%
(1,387)
0.5%
(689)
1.3%
(3,420)
1.5%
(1,950)
1.1%
(1,470)
Chemicals0.7%
(2,020)
0.9%
(1,194)
0.6%
(826)
0.7%
(1,704)
0.9%
(1,120)
0.4%
(584)
Data processing, libraries, and other information services0.7%
(1,999)
0.9%
(1,226)
0.5%
(773)
0.7%
(1,875)
0.6%
(784)
0.8%
(1,091)
Other transportation, and support activities, and couriers0.7%
(1,798)
0.6%
(809)
0.7%
(989)
1.9%
(4,816)
2.6%
(3,218)
1.2%
(1,598)
Groceries and related products merchant wholesalers0.6%
(1,764)
1.0%
(1,336)
0.3%
(428)
0.6%
(1,608)
0.9%
(1,141)
0.4%
(467)
Furniture and home furnishings, and household appliance stores0.6%
(1,691)
1.0%
(1,294)
0.3%
(397)
0.5%
(1,159)
0.5%
(665)
0.4%
(494)
Sewing, needlework, and piece goods stores0.6%
(1,619)
0.6%
(771)
0.6%
(848)
0.0%
(73)
0.0%
(12)
0.0%
(61)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting0.6%
(1,580)
0.9%
(1,261)
0.2%
(319)
0.3%
(894)
0.5%
(688)
0.2%
(206)
Plastics and rubber products0.6%
(1,542)
0.6%
(769)
0.5%
(773)
0.7%
(1,847)
0.9%
(1,104)
0.6%
(743)
Electronic shopping and mail-order houses0.5%
(1,472)
0.4%
(515)
0.7%
(957)
0.2%
(508)
0.2%
(198)
0.2%
(310)
Clothing and accessories, including shoe, stores0.4%
(1,213)
0.7%
(915)
0.2%
(298)
0.5%
(1,400)
0.3%
(418)
0.8%
(982)
Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers0.4%
(1,183)
0.5%
(682)
0.4%
(501)
0.5%
(1,229)
0.6%
(800)
0.3%
(429)
Utilities0.4%
(1,131)
0.5%
(628)
0.4%
(503)
0.7%
(1,823)
0.8%
(1,038)
0.6%
(785)
Furniture and related product manufacturing0.4%
(1,111)
0.8%
(1,048)
0.0%
(63)
0.3%
(772)
0.4%
(535)
0.2%
(237)
Public administration0.4%
(1,075)
0.1%
(156)
0.6%
(919)
4.5%
(11,622)
5.1%
(6,466)
4.0%
(5,156)
Radio, TV, and computer stores0.4%
(1,060)
0.6%
(857)
0.1%
(203)
0.4%
(1,061)
0.5%
(664)
0.3%
(397)
Broadcasting and telecommunications0.4%
(1,060)
0.4%
(571)
0.3%
(489)
1.1%
(2,714)
1.0%
(1,235)
1.1%
(1,479)
Gasoline stations0.3%
(940)
0.1%
(151)
0.6%
(789)
0.2%
(550)
0.2%
(277)
0.2%
(273)
Paper0.3%
(877)
0.4%
(589)
0.2%
(288)
0.5%
(1,367)
0.7%
(919)
0.3%
(448)
Administrative and support and waste management services0.3%
(824)
0.1%
(143)
0.5%
(681)
4.4%
(11,258)
4.9%
(6,221)
3.9%
(5,037)
Beverage and tobacco products0.3%
(749)
0.4%
(491)
0.2%
(258)
0.3%
(792)
0.4%
(514)
0.2%
(278)
Nonmetallic mineral products0.2%
(618)
0.3%
(421)
0.1%
(197)
0.2%
(579)
0.3%
(388)
0.1%
(191)
Wood products0.2%
(552)
0.2%
(294)
0.2%
(258)
0.1%
(363)
0.2%
(301)
0.0%
(62)
Hardware, plumbing and heating equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers0.2%
(541)
0.3%
(396)
0.1%
(145)
0.1%
(200)
0.1%
(116)
0.1%
(84)
Professional and commercial equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers0.2%
(529)
0.2%
(273)
0.2%
(256)
0.2%
(517)
0.3%
(322)
0.1%
(195)
Apparel0.2%
(497)
0.1%
(153)
0.2%
(344)
0.1%
(333)
0.1%
(113)
0.2%
(220)
Rail transportation0.2%
(457)
0.1%
(155)
0.2%
(302)
0.0%
(120)
0.1%
(103)
0.0%
(17)
Vending machine operators0.2%
(431)
0.2%
(320)
0.1%
(111)
0.0%
(76)
0.1%
(76)
0.0%
(0)
Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers0.2%
(422)
0.2%
(241)
0.1%
(181)
0.3%
(711)
0.4%
(480)
0.2%
(231)
Alcoholic beverages merchant wholesalers0.1%
(401)
0.2%
(331)
0.0%
(70)
0.2%
(403)
0.3%
(328)
0.1%
(75)
Drugs, sundries, and chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers0.1%
(397)
0.1%
(108)
0.2%
(289)
0.1%
(297)
0.1%
(161)
0.1%
(136)
Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers0.1%
(335)
0.2%
(229)
0.1%
(106)
0.4%
(1,119)
0.7%
(840)
0.2%
(279)
Leather and allied products0.1%
(319)
0.2%
(293)
0.0%
(26)
0.2%
(539)
0.3%
(363)
0.1%
(176)
Office supplies and stationery stores0.1%
(236)
0.0%
(0)
0.2%
(236)
0.1%
(353)
0.2%
(192)
0.1%
(161)
Electrical and electronic goods merchant wholesalers0.1%
(235)
0.2%
(207)
0.0%
(28)
0.3%
(672)
0.4%
(448)
0.2%
(224)
Recyclable material merchant wholesalers0.1%
(222)
0.2%
(222)
0.0%
(0)
0.1%
(294)
0.2%
(229)
0.0%
(65)
Farm product raw materials merchant wholesalers0.1%
(201)
0.2%
(201)
0.0%
(0)
0.0%
(11)
0.0%
(11)
0.0%
(0)
Department and other general merchandise stores0.1%
(183)
0.0%
(27)
0.1%
(156)
1.7%
(4,445)
1.0%
(1,228)
2.5%
(3,217)
Motor vehicles, parts and supplies merchant wholesalers0.1%
(172)
0.1%
(93)
0.1%
(79)
0.1%
(365)
0.3%
(322)
0.0%
(43)
Lumber and other construction materials merchant wholesalers0.0%
(127)
0.1%
(127)
0.0%
(0)
0.1%
(284)
0.2%
(199)
0.1%
(85)
Sporting goods, camera, and hobby and toy stores0.0%
(110)
0.0%
(34)
0.1%
(76)
0.3%
(832)
0.4%
(467)
0.3%
(365)
Music stores0.0%
(87)
0.0%
(43)
0.0%
(44)
0.1%
(328)
0.2%
(229)
0.1%
(99)
Textile mills and textile products0.0%
(85)
0.0%
(56)
0.0%
(29)
0.1%
(273)
0.1%
(130)
0.1%
(143)
Book stores and news dealers0.0%
(82)
0.1%
(82)
0.0%
(0)
0.2%
(493)
0.1%
(187)
0.2%
(306)
Other direct selling establishments0.0%
(45)
0.0%
(45)
0.0%
(0)
0.4%
(1,026)
0.4%
(483)
0.4%
(543)
Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers0.0%
(39)
0.0%
(0)
0.0%
(39)
0.1%
(296)
0.1%
(99)
0.2%
(197)
Used merchandise, gift, novelty, and souvenir, and other miscellaneous stores0.0%
(0)
0.0%
(0)
0.0%
(0)
0.6%
(1,447)
0.4%
(559)
0.7%
(888)
Truck transportation0.0%
(0)
0.0%
(0)
0.0%
(0)
1.0%
(2,644)
1.9%
(2,348)
0.2%
(296)

Unemployment in Milwaukee

Unemployment by year (%)

Unemployment by year (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 4.2%Males
  • 3.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 13.9%Males
  • 13.2%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 13.3%Males
  • 7.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 6.6%Males
  • 6.8%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 8.2%Males
  • 11.4%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 10.4%Males
  • 14.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 7.8%Males
  • 6.4%Females
  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 5.3%Males
  • 4.5%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 18.7%Males
  • 15.1%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 15.1%Males
  • 9.1%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 8.3%Males
  • 10.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 10.4%Males
  • 13.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 11.9%Males
  • 12.8%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 11.3%Males
  • 12.7%Females
Unemployment in 2015:
Milwaukee:

5.6%
Wisconsin:

3.7%
Unemployment in 2014:
Milwaukee:

8.1%
Wisconsin:

5.5%
Unemployment in 2013:
Milwaukee:

10.1%
Wisconsin:

6.8%
Unemployment in 2012:
Milwaukee:

10.3%
Wisconsin:

7.0%
Unemployment in 2011:
Milwaukee:

11.1%
Wisconsin:

7.8%
Unemployment in 2010:
Milwaukee:

11.9%
Wisconsin:

8.7%
Unemployment in 2009:
Milwaukee:

11.1%
Wisconsin:

8.6%
Unemployment in 2008:
Milwaukee:

6.8%
Wisconsin:

4.9%
Unemployment in 2007:
Milwaukee:

7.0%
Wisconsin:

4.9%
Unemployment in 2006:
Milwaukee:

7.0%
Wisconsin:

4.7%
Unemployment in 2005:
Milwaukee:

7.1%
Wisconsin:

4.7%
Unemployment in 2004:
Milwaukee:

7.7%
Wisconsin:

5.0%
Unemployment in 2003:
Milwaukee:

8.7%
Wisconsin:

5.7%
Unemployment in 2002:
Milwaukee:

8.3%
Wisconsin:

5.4%
Unemployment in 2001:
Milwaukee:

6.9%
Wisconsin:

4.5%
Unemployment in 2000:
Milwaukee:

5.5%
Wisconsin:

3.5%
Unemployment in 1999:
Milwaukee:

5.6%
Wisconsin:

3.1%
Unemployment in 1998:
Milwaukee:

5.3%
Wisconsin:

3.4%
Unemployment in 1997:
Milwaukee:

5.5%
Wisconsin:

3.6%
Unemployment in 1996:
Milwaukee:

5.4%
Wisconsin:

3.6%
Unemployment in 1995:
Milwaukee:

5.2%
Wisconsin:

3.8%
Unemployment in 1994:
Milwaukee:

6.2%
Wisconsin:

4.5%
Unemployment in 1993:
Milwaukee:

6.4%
Wisconsin:

4.8%
Unemployment in 1992:
Milwaukee:

6.1%
Wisconsin:

5.1%
Unemployment in 1991:
Milwaukee:

6.5%
Wisconsin:

5.5%
Unemployment in 1990:
Milwaukee:

5.6%
Wisconsin:

4.4%

Time leaving home to go to work

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2016 (%)

12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m.:
Milwaukee:

5.0% (13,009)
Wisconsin:

5.8% (160,792)
5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m.:
Milwaukee:

4.4% (11,581)
Wisconsin:

4.5% (124,606)
5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.:
Milwaukee:

5.4% (14,118)
Wisconsin:

6.0% (167,755)
6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m.:
Milwaukee:

7.9% (20,650)
Wisconsin:

8.9% (247,609)
6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m.:
Milwaukee:

8.9% (23,217)
Wisconsin:

11.1% (307,868)
7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m.:
Milwaukee:

13.0% (34,050)
Wisconsin:

14.4% (400,986)
7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m.:
Milwaukee:

10.3% (27,009)
Wisconsin:

12.5% (347,303)
8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m.:
Milwaukee:

8.4% (22,040)
Wisconsin:

8.4% (234,538)
8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m.:
Milwaukee:

3.9% (10,299)
Wisconsin:

3.9% (108,924)
9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m.:
Milwaukee:

6.3% (16,551)
Wisconsin:

4.4% (121,151)
10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m.:
Milwaukee:

3.2% (8,458)
Wisconsin:

2.3% (64,427)
11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m.:
Milwaukee:

2.1% (5,517)
Wisconsin:

1.4% (38,825)
12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m.:
Milwaukee:

12.2% (31,941)
Wisconsin:

8.7% (242,495)
4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.:
Milwaukee:

9.0% (23,645)
Wisconsin:

7.6% (211,808)

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2000 (%)

12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m.:
Milwaukee:

3.6% (9,082)
Wisconsin:

4.1% (109,243)
5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m.:
Milwaukee:

3.3% (8,169)
Wisconsin:

3.6% (96,106)
5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.:
Milwaukee:

5.1% (12,866)
Wisconsin:

5.7% (152,711)
6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m.:
Milwaukee:

8.6% (21,521)
Wisconsin:

8.6% (230,911)
6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m.:
Milwaukee:

9.9% (24,731)
Wisconsin:

11.2% (301,313)
7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m.:
Milwaukee:

13.4% (33,591)
Wisconsin:

13.7% (369,283)
7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m.:
Milwaukee:

13.9% (34,834)
Wisconsin:

15.1% (406,072)
8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m.:
Milwaukee:

8.4% (20,945)
Wisconsin:

7.7% (207,205)
8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m.:
Milwaukee:

4.2% (10,482)
Wisconsin:

3.6% (96,083)
9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m.:
Milwaukee:

4.3% (10,630)
Wisconsin:

3.7% (99,733)
10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m.:
Milwaukee:

2.2% (5,464)
Wisconsin:

1.7% (46,480)
11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m.:
Milwaukee:

1.3% (3,134)
Wisconsin:

1.0% (27,021)
12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m.:
Milwaukee:

11.1% (27,690)
Wisconsin:

8.7% (233,209)
4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.:
Milwaukee:

9.0% (22,382)
Wisconsin:

7.8% (209,939)

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2016 (%) - Males

    12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m. - Males:
    Milwaukee:

    6.5% (8,257)
    Wisconsin:

    7.8% (113,231)
    5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m. - Males:
    Milwaukee:

    5.5% (7,060)
    Wisconsin:

    6.0% (87,075)
    5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m. - Males:
    Milwaukee:

    5.5% (7,067)
    Wisconsin:

    7.3% (106,533)
    6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m. - Males:
    Milwaukee:

    8.4% (10,668)
    Wisconsin:

    10.2% (147,663)
    6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m. - Males:
    Milwaukee:

    8.7% (11,057)
    Wisconsin:

    11.4% (165,679)
    7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m. - Males:
    Milwaukee:

    12.4% (15,784)
    Wisconsin:

    13.3% (193,280)
    7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m. - Males:
    Milwaukee:

    8.2% (10,403)
    Wisconsin:

    10.4% (151,872)
    8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m. - Males:
    Milwaukee:

    7.8% (9,969)
    Wisconsin:

    7.5% (109,428)
    8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m. - Males:
    Milwaukee:

    3.4% (4,347)
    Wisconsin:

    3.1% (45,222)
    9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m. - Males:
    Milwaukee:

    6.1% (7,763)
    Wisconsin:

    3.7% (54,022)
    10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m. - Males:
    Milwaukee:

    3.4% (4,290)
    Wisconsin:

    2.0% (28,645)
    11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m. - Males:
    Milwaukee:

    2.2% (2,750)
    Wisconsin:

    1.2% (17,649)
    12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m. - Males:
    Milwaukee:

    12.7% (16,182)
    Wisconsin:

    8.3% (121,381)
    4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. - Males:
    Milwaukee:

    9.4% (12,036)
    Wisconsin:

    7.7% (112,529)

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2016 (%) - Females

    12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m. - Females:
    Milwaukee:

    3.5% (4,752)
    Wisconsin:

    3.6% (47,561)
    5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m. - Females:
    Milwaukee:

    3.4% (4,521)
    Wisconsin:

    2.8% (37,531)
    5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m. - Females:
    Milwaukee:

    5.2% (7,051)
    Wisconsin:

    4.6% (61,222)
    6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m. - Females:
    Milwaukee:

    7.4% (9,982)
    Wisconsin:

    7.5% (99,946)
    6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m. - Females:
    Milwaukee:

    9.0% (12,160)
    Wisconsin:

    10.7% (142,189)
    7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m. - Females:
    Milwaukee:

    13.6% (18,266)
    Wisconsin:

    15.7% (207,706)
    7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m. - Females:
    Milwaukee:

    12.4% (16,606)
    Wisconsin:

    14.8% (195,431)
    8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m. - Females:
    Milwaukee:

    9.0% (12,071)
    Wisconsin:

    9.4% (125,110)
    8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m. - Females:
    Milwaukee:

    4.4% (5,952)
    Wisconsin:

    4.8% (63,702)
    9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m. - Females:
    Milwaukee:

    6.5% (8,788)
    Wisconsin:

    5.1% (67,129)
    10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m. - Females:
    Milwaukee:

    3.1% (4,168)
    Wisconsin:

    2.7% (35,782)
    11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m. - Females:
    Milwaukee:

    2.1% (2,767)
    Wisconsin:

    1.6% (21,176)
    12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m. - Females:
    Milwaukee:

    11.7% (15,759)
    Wisconsin:

    9.1% (121,114)
    4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. - Females:
    Milwaukee:

    8.6% (11,609)
    Wisconsin:

    7.5% (99,279)

Travel time to work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 80.3%
Number of people working at home: 9,304 (3.4% of all workers)
Daytime population change due to commuting: +35,864 (+6.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 151,145 (60.5%)

Travel time to work (in minutes) by means of transportation (%)

Less than 30 minutes - public transportation:
Milwaukee:

32.3% (8,286)
Wisconsin:

39.6% (21,145)
Less than 30 minutes - other means:
Milwaukee:

78.8% (173,331)
Wisconsin:

77.5% (1,961,580)
30 to 44 minutes - public transportation:
Milwaukee:

29.7% (7,611)
Wisconsin:

27.8% (14,840)
30 to 44 minutes - other means:
Milwaukee:

15.5% (34,136)
Wisconsin:

14.0% (354,535)
45 to 59 minutes - public transportation:
Milwaukee:

17.3% (4,430)
Wisconsin:

14.0% (7,473)
45 to 59 minutes - other means:
Milwaukee:

2.9% (6,364)
Wisconsin:

4.4% (112,555)
60 or more minutes - public transportation:
Milwaukee:

20.7% (5,307)
Wisconsin:

18.5% (9,882)
60 or more minutes - other means:
Milwaukee:

2.8% (6,056)
Wisconsin:

4.1% (103,299)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2016 (%)

Working at home in 2016 - Milwaukee

Working at home in 2016 - Wisconsin

Less than 5 minutes:
Milwaukee:

1.3% (3,632)
Wisconsin:

4.3% (119,048)
5 to 9 minutes:
Milwaukee:

8.3% (23,149)
Wisconsin:

14.1% (385,675)
10 to 14 minutes:
Milwaukee:

13.6% (37,992)
Wisconsin:

16.6% (454,845)
15 to 19 minutes:
Milwaukee:

19.2% (53,742)
Wisconsin:

16.8% (461,009)
20 to 24 minutes:
Milwaukee:

18.3% (51,235)
Wisconsin:

15.2% (416,522)
25 to 29 minutes:
Milwaukee:

7.0% (19,450)
Wisconsin:

6.8% (185,470)
30 to 34 minutes:
Milwaukee:

14.8% (41,302)
Wisconsin:

10.8% (296,737)
35 to 39 minutes:
Milwaukee:

2.4% (6,637)
Wisconsin:

2.8% (77,668)
40 to 44 minutes:
Milwaukee:

3.7% (10,309)
Wisconsin:

2.9% (80,424)
45 to 59 minutes:
Milwaukee:

6.4% (17,819)
Wisconsin:

5.2% (143,117)
60 to 89 minutes:
Milwaukee:

3.9% (10,936)
Wisconsin:

2.8% (75,656)
90 or more minutes:
Milwaukee:

1.2% (3,384)
Wisconsin:

1.5% (42,082)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2000 (%)

Working at home in 2000 - Milwaukee

Working at home in 2000 - Wisconsin

Less than 5 minutes:
Milwaukee:

2.1% (5,179)
Wisconsin:

5.0% (135,194)
5 to 9 minutes:
Milwaukee:

9.0% (22,611)
Wisconsin:

14.8% (398,697)
10 to 14 minutes:
Milwaukee:

16.2% (40,365)
Wisconsin:

17.7% (476,569)
15 to 19 minutes:
Milwaukee:

20.1% (50,279)
Wisconsin:

16.4% (440,637)
20 to 24 minutes:
Milwaukee:

18.4% (45,976)
Wisconsin:

13.8% (372,180)
25 to 29 minutes:
Milwaukee:

6.9% (17,207)
Wisconsin:

5.9% (159,448)
30 to 34 minutes:
Milwaukee:

13.0% (32,566)
Wisconsin:

9.2% (248,714)
35 to 39 minutes:
Milwaukee:

1.8% (4,571)
Wisconsin:

2.2% (59,121)
40 to 44 minutes:
Milwaukee:

1.8% (4,610)
Wisconsin:

2.3% (61,540)
45 to 59 minutes:
Milwaukee:

4.3% (10,794)
Wisconsin:

4.5% (120,028)
60 to 89 minutes:
Milwaukee:

2.8% (7,083)
Wisconsin:

2.5% (68,071)
90 or more minutes:
Milwaukee:

1.7% (4,280)
Wisconsin:

1.7% (45,110)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2016 (%) - Males

    Less than 5 minutes - Males:
    Milwaukee:

    1.4% (1,969)
    Wisconsin:

    4.5% (64,772)
    5 to 9 minutes - Males:
    Milwaukee:

    7.7% (10,944)
    Wisconsin:

    13.0% (186,744)
    10 to 14 minutes - Males:
    Milwaukee:

    11.5% (16,263)
    Wisconsin:

    16.1% (230,541)
    15 to 19 minutes - Males:
    Milwaukee:

    19.9% (28,136)
    Wisconsin:

    16.7% (238,940)
    20 to 24 minutes - Males:
    Milwaukee:

    18.2% (25,804)
    Wisconsin:

    14.8% (211,566)
    25 to 29 minutes - Males:
    Milwaukee:

    7.3% (10,271)
    Wisconsin:

    6.6% (95,102)
    30 to 34 minutes - Males:
    Milwaukee:

    14.9% (21,015)
    Wisconsin:

    11.1% (159,458)
    35 to 39 minutes - Males:
    Milwaukee:

    2.7% (3,805)
    Wisconsin:

    3.0% (43,493)
    40 to 44 minutes - Males:
    Milwaukee:

    3.9% (5,473)
    Wisconsin:

    3.0% (43,333)
    45 to 59 minutes - Males:
    Milwaukee:

    6.7% (9,492)
    Wisconsin:

    5.7% (81,333)
    60 to 89 minutes - Males:
    Milwaukee:

    4.1% (5,858)
    Wisconsin:

    3.4% (48,096)
    90 or more minutes - Males:
    Milwaukee:

    1.7% (2,462)
    Wisconsin:

    2.0% (28,627)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2016 (%) - Females

    Less than 5 minutes - Females:
    Milwaukee:

    1.2% (1,663)
    Wisconsin:

    4.2% (54,276)
    5 to 9 minutes - Females:
    Milwaukee:

    8.8% (12,205)
    Wisconsin:

    15.2% (198,931)
    10 to 14 minutes - Females:
    Milwaukee:

    15.7% (21,729)
    Wisconsin:

    17.2% (224,304)
    15 to 19 minutes - Females:
    Milwaukee:

    18.5% (25,606)
    Wisconsin:

    17.0% (222,069)
    20 to 24 minutes - Females:
    Milwaukee:

    18.4% (25,431)
    Wisconsin:

    15.7% (204,956)
    25 to 29 minutes - Females:
    Milwaukee:

    6.6% (9,179)
    Wisconsin:

    6.9% (90,368)
    30 to 34 minutes - Females:
    Milwaukee:

    14.7% (20,287)
    Wisconsin:

    10.5% (137,279)
    35 to 39 minutes - Females:
    Milwaukee:

    2.1% (2,832)
    Wisconsin:

    2.6% (34,175)
    40 to 44 minutes - Females:
    Milwaukee:

    3.5% (4,836)
    Wisconsin:

    2.8% (37,091)
    45 to 59 minutes - Females:
    Milwaukee:

    6.0% (8,327)
    Wisconsin:

    4.7% (61,784)
    60 to 89 minutes - Females:
    Milwaukee:

    3.7% (5,078)
    Wisconsin:

    2.1% (27,560)
    90 or more minutes - Females:
    Milwaukee:

    0.7% (922)
    Wisconsin:

    1.0% (13,455)

Means of transportation to work

Means of transportation to work in 2016 - Milwaukee

Means of transportation to work in 2016 - Wisconsin

Drove car alone:
Milwaukee:

74.9% (216,510)
Wisconsin:

80.5% (2,315,209)
Carpooled:
Milwaukee:

8.8% (25,545)
Wisconsin:

8.3% (237,987)
Bus or trolley bus:
Milwaukee:

6.5% (18,752)
Wisconsin:

1.7% (49,095)
Streetcar or trolley car:
Milwaukee:

0.0% (80)
Wisconsin:

0.0% (94)
Railroad:
Milwaukee:

0.1% (326)
Wisconsin:

0.0% (400)
Bicycle:
Milwaukee:

0.8% (2,454)
Wisconsin:

0.7% (20,394)
Walked:
Milwaukee:

4.5% (13,111)
Wisconsin:

3.1% (88,883)
Other means:
Milwaukee:

1.0% (2,809)
Wisconsin:

0.9% (26,023)

Means of transportation to work in 2000 - Milwaukee

Means of transportation to work in 2000 - Wisconsin

Drove car alone:
Milwaukee:

68.8% (171,820)
Wisconsin:

79.5% (2,138,832)
Carpooled:
Milwaukee:

13.6% (33,980)
Wisconsin:

9.9% (267,471)
Bus or trolley bus:
Milwaukee:

10.0% (24,947)
Wisconsin:

1.8% (49,121)
Streetcar or trolley car:
Milwaukee:

0.0% (122)
Wisconsin:

0.0% (299)
Subway or elevated:
Milwaukee:

0.0% (42)
Wisconsin:

0.0% (294)
Railroad:
Milwaukee:

0.0% (90)
Wisconsin:

0.0% (856)
Ferryboat:
Milwaukee:

0.0% (15)
Wisconsin:

0.0% (227)
Taxicab:
Milwaukee:

0.2% (418)
Wisconsin:

0.1% (2,543)
Motorcycle:
Milwaukee:

0.1% (171)
Wisconsin:

0.1% (1,823)
Bicycle:
Milwaukee:

0.3% (833)
Wisconsin:

0.4% (11,635)
Walked:
Milwaukee:

4.7% (11,770)
Wisconsin:

3.7% (100,301)
Other means:
Milwaukee:

0.5% (1,313)
Wisconsin:

0.4% (11,907)

Means of transportation to work in 2016 - Milwaukee (Males)

Means of transportation to work in 2016 - Wisconsin (Males)

    Drove car alone - Males:
    Milwaukee:

    75.2% (109,447)
    Wisconsin:

    80.6% (1,207,646)
    Carpooled - Males:
    Milwaukee:

    9.4% (13,672)
    Wisconsin:

    8.4% (125,456)
    Bus or trolley bus - Males:
    Milwaukee:

    6.0% (8,756)
    Wisconsin:

    1.5% (23,078)
    Railroad - Males:
    Milwaukee:

    0.2% (254)
    Wisconsin:

    0.0% (328)
    Bicycle - Males:
    Milwaukee:

    1.3% (1,944)
    Wisconsin:

    0.9% (13,669)
    Walked - Males:
    Milwaukee:

    4.0% (5,778)
    Wisconsin:

    3.0% (45,019)
    Other means - Males:
    Milwaukee:

    1.1% (1,641)
    Wisconsin:

    1.1% (16,723)

Means of transportation to work in 2016 - Milwaukee (Females)

Means of transportation to work in 2016Travel time to work - Wisconsin (Females)

    Drove car alone - Females:
    Milwaukee:

    74.7% (107,063)
    Wisconsin:

    80.5% (1,107,563)
    Carpooled - Females:
    Milwaukee:

    8.3% (11,873)
    Wisconsin:

    8.2% (112,531)
    Bus or trolley bus - Females:
    Milwaukee:

    7.0% (9,996)
    Wisconsin:

    1.9% (26,017)
    Streetcar or trolley car - Females:
    Milwaukee:

    0.1% (80)
    Wisconsin:

    0.0% (80)
    Railroad - Females:
    Milwaukee:

    0.1% (72)
    Wisconsin:

    0.0% (72)
    Bicycle - Females:
    Milwaukee:

    0.4% (510)
    Wisconsin:

    0.5% (6,725)
    Walked - Females:
    Milwaukee:

    5.1% (7,333)
    Wisconsin:

    3.2% (43,864)
    Other means - Females:
    Milwaukee:

    0.8% (1,168)
    Wisconsin:

    0.7% (9,300)

Private vehicle occupancy

Private vehicle occupancy in 2016 (%)

Drove alone:
Milwaukee:

87.2% (192,763)
Wisconsin:

90.8% (2,353,462)
In 2 person carpool:
Milwaukee:

10.2% (22,561)
Wisconsin:

7.4% (190,747)
In 3 person carpool:
Milwaukee:

1.5% (3,316)
Wisconsin:

1.1% (29,244)
In 4 person carpool:
Milwaukee:

0.7% (1,515)
Wisconsin:

0.4% (10,376)
In 5-6 person carpool:
Milwaukee:

0.2% (504)
Wisconsin:

0.3% (6,490)
In 7+ person carpool:
Milwaukee:

0.2% (357)
Wisconsin:

0.1% (2,883)

Private vehicle occupancy in 2000 (%)

Drove alone:
Milwaukee:

83.5% (171,820)
Wisconsin:

88.9% (2,138,832)
In 2 person carpool:
Milwaukee:

12.5% (25,701)
Wisconsin:

9.1% (217,793)
In 3 person carpool:
Milwaukee:

2.5% (5,049)
Wisconsin:

1.3% (32,067)
In 4 person carpool:
Milwaukee:

0.8% (1,659)
Wisconsin:

0.4% (10,058)
In 5-6 person carpool:
Milwaukee:

0.4% (920)
Wisconsin:

0.2% (4,267)
In 7+ person carpool:
Milwaukee:

0.3% (651)
Wisconsin:

0.1% (3,286)

Class of Workers

Class of Workers (%)

Employee of private company:
Milwaukee:

71.4% (182,840)
Wisconsin:

70.2% (1,919,753)
Self-employed in own incorporated business:
Milwaukee:

1.4% (3,473)
Wisconsin:

2.8% (77,876)
Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers:
Milwaukee:

9.0% (23,075)
Wisconsin:

8.0% (219,861)
Local government workers:
Milwaukee:

10.2% (26,030)
Wisconsin:

6.9% (189,838)
State government workers:
Milwaukee:

2.8% (7,221)
Wisconsin:

4.1% (111,964)
Federal government workers:
Milwaukee:

2.0% (5,186)
Wisconsin:

1.4% (38,990)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business:
Milwaukee:

3.2% (8,094)
Wisconsin:

6.1% (167,248)
Unpaid family workers:
Milwaukee:

0.1% (325)
Wisconsin:

0.3% (9,395)

Class of Workers (%) - Males

Employee of private company - Males:
Milwaukee:

75.7% (95,442)
Wisconsin:

73.5% (1,049,603)
Self-employed in own incorporated business - Males:
Milwaukee:

1.9% (2,358)
Wisconsin:

4.0% (57,168)
Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers - Males:
Milwaukee:

5.5% (6,931)
Wisconsin:

4.2% (60,190)
Local government workers - Males:
Milwaukee:

9.2% (11,569)
Wisconsin:

5.6% (79,290)
State government workers - Males:
Milwaukee:

2.2% (2,774)
Wisconsin:

3.5% (49,348)
Federal government workers - Males:
Milwaukee:

1.8% (2,271)
Wisconsin:

1.4% (20,325)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Males:
Milwaukee:

3.6% (4,583)
Wisconsin:

7.5% (107,640)
Unpaid family workers - Males:
Milwaukee:

0.2% (206)
Wisconsin:

0.3% (4,929)

Class of Workers (%) - Females

Employee of private company - Females:
Milwaukee:

67.2% (87,398)
Wisconsin:

66.6% (870,150)
Self-employed in own incorporated business - Females:
Milwaukee:

0.9% (1,115)
Wisconsin:

1.6% (20,708)
Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers - Females:
Milwaukee:

12.4% (16,144)
Wisconsin:

12.2% (159,671)
Local government workers - Females:
Milwaukee:

11.1% (14,461)
Wisconsin:

8.5% (110,548)
State government workers - Females:
Milwaukee:

3.4% (4,447)
Wisconsin:

4.8% (62,616)
Federal government workers - Females:
Milwaukee:

2.2% (2,915)
Wisconsin:

1.4% (18,665)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Females:
Milwaukee:

2.7% (3,511)
Wisconsin:

4.6% (59,608)
Unpaid family workers - Females:
Milwaukee:

0.1% (119)
Wisconsin:

0.3% (4,466)
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