Wauwatosa, Wisconsin

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Population in 2022: 47,289 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +0.0%
 
Males: 22,414  (47.4%)
Females: 24,875  (52.6%)
Median resident age:

38.6 years
Wisconsin median age:

40.4 years

Zip codes: 53226.

Estimated median household income in 2022: $92,064 (it was $54,519 in 2000)
Wauwatosa:

$92,064
WI:

$70,996

Estimated per capita income in 2022: $54,079 (it was $28,834 in 2000)

Wauwatosa city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2022: $316,240 (it was $138,500 in 2000)
Wauwatosa:

$316,240
WI:

$252,800

Mean prices in 2022: all housing units: $364,922; detached houses: $369,952; townhouses or other attached units: $294,273; in 2-unit structures: $300,527; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $320,485; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $232,098

Median gross rent in 2022: $1,312.

March 2022 cost of living index in Wauwatosa: 98.8 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2022: 5.8%
(3.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.7% for Black residents, 11.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.4% for other race residents, 7.8% for two or more races residents)

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  • Races in Wauwatosa, WI (2022)
    • 36,71477.8%White alone
    • 3,3347.1%Black alone
    • 2,3625.0%Asian alone
    • 2,1034.5%Two or more races
    • 2,0684.4%Hispanic
    • 1840.4%American Indian alone
    • 1670.4%Other race alone
    • 120.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists, there were 28 registered sex offenders living in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin as of April 15, 2024.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Wauwatosa is 1,686 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Wauwatosa by year

Type

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

2020

2021

2022

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(2.2)
1
(2.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.1)
0
(0.0)
3
(6.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.1)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(4.5)
6
(12.9)
2
(4.3)
0
(0.0)
4
(8.5)
1
(2.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
6
(12.4)
8
(16.5)
2
(4.1)
2
(4.1)
5
(10.6)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
54
(120.6)
42
(90.5)
49
(105.2)
56
(119.8)
45
(95.2)
63
(133.2)
18
(38.1)
65
(136.1)
42
(87.1)
38
(78.3)
28
(57.7)
32
(66.3)
30
(61.7)
42
(89.1)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
31
(69.2)
27
(58.2)
49
(105.2)
21
(44.9)
10
(21.2)
11
(23.3)
4
(8.5)
11
(23.0)
22
(45.6)
14
(28.8)
29
(59.7)
35
(72.5)
37
(76.1)
47
(99.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
255
(569.5)
263
(566.9)
244
(523.6)
266
(569.0)
277
(586.0)
236
(498.9)
49
(103.7)
233
(487.7)
173
(358.9)
127
(261.5)
90
(185.3)
75
(155.4)
80
(164.4)
62
(131.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
1,516
(3,386)
1,526
(3,289)
1,506
(3,232)
1,623
(3,472)
1,308
(2,767)
1,215
(2,568)
337
(713.5)
1,478
(3,094)
1,417
(2,939)
1,017
(2,094)
1,195
(2,461)
985
(2,041)
866
(1,780)
893
(1,894)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
49
(109.4)
51
(109.9)
52
(111.6)
37
(79.1)
47
(99.4)
78
(164.9)
53
(112.2)
145
(303.5)
137
(284.2)
113
(232.7)
69
(142.1)
106
(219.6)
369
(758.5)
246
(521.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(8.5)
4
(8.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.1)
2
(4.1)
1
(2.1)
1
(2.1)
1
(2.1)
1
(2.1)
City-Data.com crime index242.1233.5230.9234.2199.2197.157.9231.8200.7172.2165.2147.8184.5181.8

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 246.1. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Wauwatosa, WI

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2021, including police officers: 114 (93 officers - 84 male; 9 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.91
Wisconsin average:

2.07
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Ancestries: German (30.4%), Irish (6.9%), European (5.0%), Polish (3.8%), American (3.0%), Italian (2.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1897

Elevation: 672 feet

Land area: 13.2 square miles.

Population density: 3,572 people per square mile   (average).

Wauwatosa, Wisconsin map

2,985 residents are foreign born (3.3% Asia, 1.4% Europe, 0.8% Latin America).

This city:

6.3%
Wisconsin:

5.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2022: $5,584 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2022: $5,191 (1.8%)

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

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

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

Nearest cities:

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

Latitude: 43.06 N, Longitude: 88.03 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +24,650 (+52.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 9,026 (35.5%)

Distribution of median household income in Wauwatosa, WI in 2022
Distribution of house value in Wauwatosa, WI in 2022
Wauwatosa satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2022: 2 buildings, average cost: $307,300
  • 2021: 1 building, cost: $250,000
  • 2020: 4 buildings, average cost: $331,700
  • 2019: 2 buildings, average cost: $392,500
  • 2018: 3 buildings, average cost: $298,300
  • 2017: 4 buildings, average cost: $418,900
  • 2016: 3 buildings, average cost: $400,000
  • 2015: 3 buildings, average cost: $252,000
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $174,500
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $374,000
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $336,700
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $329,600
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $350,000
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $268,200
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $301,700
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $158,300
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $226,000
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $149,300
  • 2002: 8 buildings, average cost: $124,700
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $138,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $140,000
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $136,400
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $75,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Wauwatosa, WI residents
Average permit cost in Wauwatosa, WI
Unemployment in December 2023:
Here:

2.3%
Wisconsin:

2.7%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Wauwatosa, WI
Historical housing units in Wauwatosa, WI
Most common industries in Wauwatosa, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (13.1%)
  • Educational services (10.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.1%)
  • Construction (3.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (2.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.4%)
  • Health care (7.3%)
  • Educational services (6.4%)
  • Construction (5.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.4%)
  • Machinery (3.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (18.9%)
  • Educational services (13.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.7%)
  • Social assistance (3.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.4%)
Most common occupations in Wauwatosa, WI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2022
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.9%)
  • Registered nurses (4.4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (2.8%)
  • Computer specialists (2.8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (2.7%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (2.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2022
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.1%)
  • Engineers (4.5%)
  • Computer specialists (4.2%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (3.4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2022
  • Registered nurses (7.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.2%)
  • Accountants and auditors (3.1%)

Average climate in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Wauwatosa, Wisconsin environmental map by EPA

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2022 was 59.1. This is better than average.

City:

59.1
U.S.:

72.6
Carbon Monoxide Level

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

City:

0.354
U.S.:

0.251
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2022 was 5.20. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.20
U.S.:

5.11
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2022 was 0.915. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.915
U.S.:

1.515
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2022 was 32.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.0
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2020 was 15.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.0
U.S.:

19.2
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2020 was 7.78. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.78
U.S.:

8.11
Lead Level

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

City:

0.0169
U.S.:

0.0093

Tornado activity:

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

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

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

Earthquake activity:

Wauwatosa-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Wisconsin state average. It is 10% greater 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 318.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 119.3 miles away from Wauwatosa center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 293.2 miles away from Wauwatosa center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 318.8 miles away from Wauwatosa center
On 5/2/2015 at 16:23:07, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MW, Depth: 2.8 mi) earthquake occurred 143.9 miles away from the city center
On 2/10/2010 at 09:59:35, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 79.1 miles away from Wauwatosa center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Milwaukee County (19) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 12, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Wauwatosa topographic map

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

Hospitals in Wauwatosa:

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

Nursing Homes in Wauwatosa:

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

Dialysis Facilities in Wauwatosa:

  • DAVITA - BLUEMOUND (601 NORTH 99TH STREET)

Home Health Centers in Wauwatosa:

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

Heliports located in Wauwatosa:

Amtrak station near Wauwatosa:

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

College/University in Wauwatosa:

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

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wauwatosa:

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

Public high schools in Wauwatosa:

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

Private high schools in Wauwatosa:

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

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Wauwatosa:

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

Private elementary/middle schools in Wauwatosa:

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

Library in Wauwatosa:

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

User-submitted facts and corrections:

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

Points of interest:

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

2.2 people
Wisconsin:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

58.6%
Whole state:

64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.3%
Whole state:

7.3%


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

People in group quarters in Wauwatosa in 2010:

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

People in group quarters in Wauwatosa in 2000:

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

Banks with most branches in Wauwatosa (2011 data):

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

For population 15 years and over in Wauwatosa:

Marital status in Wauwatosa, WI
  • Never married: 33.7%
  • Now married: 49.4%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 5.4%
  • Divorced: 9.6%

For population 25 years and over in Wauwatosa:

  • High school or higher: 97.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 61.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 25.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2022
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2022
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
Wisconsin average:

10.4

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2022
Means of transportation to work in 2022 - Wauwatosa
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

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

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

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 203
Milwaukee County:

2.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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.
Wisconsin:

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

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

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

8.7%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

29.6%
Wisconsin:

27.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Milwaukee County:

13.7%
Wisconsin:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Wauwatosa:

55.9%
Wisconsin:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

55.3%
Wisconsin:

46.6%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.0
Wisconsin:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

18.2%
Wisconsin:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

8.7%
Wisconsin:

10.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Wauwatosa:

7.0
Wisconsin:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.9%
Wisconsin:

34.0%

General health condition:
Wauwatosa:

61.9%
Wisconsin:

56.3%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.4%
State:

78.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Wauwatosa, WI Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2022)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 94$718,622$91,7390$0
Firefighters 93$776,593$100,2060$0
Other and Unallocable 27$172,440$76,6401$194
Streets and Highways 23$159,019$82,9661$874
Financial Administration 23$151,628$79,1101$3,442
Police - Other 22$115,682$63,0998$17,004
Other Government Administration 15$97,540$78,03221$15,168
Water Supply 15$109,840$87,8720$0
Natural Resources 14$94,586$81,0740$0
Health 13$77,873$71,8832$6,560
Solid Waste Management 13$79,861$73,7180$0
Local Libraries 12$74,742$74,74231$46,412
Parks and Recreation 8$47,761$71,6420$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 7$51,273$87,8970$0
Fire - Other 5$29,839$71,6141$2,361
Electric Power 4$34,637$103,9110$0
Judicial and Legal 3$12,109$48,4365$11,040
Sewerage 3$20,851$83,4040$0
Totals for Government 394$2,824,896$86,03771$103,055

Wauwatosa government finances - Expenditure in 2021 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $6,690,000 ($141.47)
    Police Protection: $2,971,000 ($62.83)
    Local Fire Protection: $360,000 ($7.61)
    Parks and Recreation: $142,000 ($3.00)
    General - Other: $111,000 ($2.35)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $17,603,000 ($372.24)
    Health - Other: $9,686,000 ($204.83)
    Regular Highways: $8,105,000 ($171.39)
    Sewerage: $7,105,000 ($150.25)
    Water Utilities: $6,958,000 ($147.14)
    Local Fire Protection: $6,680,000 ($141.26)
    Housing and Community Development: $6,034,000 ($127.60)
    General - Other: $4,108,000 ($86.87)
    Libraries: $3,250,000 ($68.73)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,820,000 ($59.63)
    Central Staff Services: $2,487,000 ($52.59)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,030,000 ($42.93)
    Financial Administration: $2,006,000 ($42.42)
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,860,000 ($39.33)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,109,000 ($23.45)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $971,000 ($20.53)
    Public Welfare - Other: $360,000 ($7.61)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,145,000 ($87.65)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Solid Waste Management: $1,143,000 ($24.17)
    Regular Highways: $78,000 ($1.65)
    General - Other: $11,000 ($0.23)

Wauwatosa government finances - Revenue in 2021 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $9,096,000 ($192.35)
    Regular Highways: $5,577,000 ($117.93)
    Other: $2,538,000 ($53.67)
    Solid Waste Management: $178,000 ($3.76)
    Parks and Recreation: $151,000 ($3.19)
    Parking Facilities: $6,000 ($0.13)
    Natural Resources - Other: $6,000 ($0.13)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $845,000 ($17.87)
    Housing and Community Development: $822,000 ($17.38)
    Other: $506,000 ($10.70)
    Health and Hospitals: $59,000 ($1.25)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $1,895,000 ($40.07)
    Sewerage: $463,000 ($9.79)
    Health and Hospitals: $118,000 ($2.50)
    Highways: $53,000 ($1.12)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,991,000 ($63.25)
    Interest Earnings: $2,149,000 ($45.44)
    Fines and Forfeits: $909,000 ($19.22)
    Special Assessments: $675,000 ($14.27)
    Donations From Private Sources: $299,000 ($6.32)
    Sale of Property: $44,000 ($0.93)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $9,168,000 ($193.87)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $3,190,000 ($67.46)
    Highways: $2,914,000 ($61.62)
    Other: $1,034,000 ($21.87)
    Education: $950,000 ($20.09)
    Health and Hospitals: $134,000 ($2.83)
  • Tax - Property: $52,230,000 ($1104.49)
    Other License: $2,176,000 ($46.01)
    Other: $334,000 ($7.06)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $229,000 ($4.84)

Wauwatosa government finances - Debt in 2021 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $127,885,000 ($2704.33)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $123,275,000 ($2606.84)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $26,113,000 ($552.20)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $21,504,000 ($454.74)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $14,705,000 ($310.96)
    End of Fiscal Year: $13,580,000 ($287.17)

4.52% of this county's 2021 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2020 ($59,601 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.52%
Wisconsin average:

6.07%

0.01% of residents moved from foreign countries ($97 average AGI)
Milwaukee County:

0.01%
Wisconsin average:

0.00%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2020 and 2021:
from Waukesha County, WI  0.88% ($56,488 average AGI)
from Cook County, IL  0.26% ($77,754)
from Racine County, WI  0.25% ($55,594)


6.14% of this county's 2020 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2021 ($69,652 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.14%
Wisconsin average:

6.10%

0.01% of residents moved to foreign countries ($47 average AGI)
Milwaukee County:

0.01%
Wisconsin average:

0.00%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2020 and 2021:
to Waukesha County, WI  1.40% ($84,533 average AGI)
to Racine County, WI  0.34% ($58,553)
to Ozaukee County, WI  0.30% ($95,789)
Businesses in Wauwatosa, WI
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1JCPenney1
ALDO2Jimmy John's1
AMF Bowling1JoS. A. Bank1
AT&T1Jones New York2
Abercrombie & Fitch1Journeys1
Abercrombie Kids1Justice1
Advance Auto Parts1Kmart1
Aeropostale1LensCrafters1
American Eagle Outfitters1Lowe's1
Ann Taylor1Macy's1
Apple Store1McDonald's4
Arby's1Men's Wearhouse1
Bakers1Motherhood Maternity1
Banana Republic1Nike9
Barnes & Noble1OfficeMax1
Baskin-Robbins1Pac Sun1
Bath & Body Works1Panera Bread1
Blockbuster1Papa John's Pizza1
Brookstone1Payless1
Buffalo Wild Wings1Penske1
Burger King2Pier 1 Imports1
CVS1Pizza Hut1
Cache1Pottery Barn1
Caribou Coffee1Qdoba Mexican Grill2
Chico's1Quiznos1
Chipotle1RadioShack1
Cinnabon 1Red Lobster1
Coldwater Creek1Sears1
Crate & Barrel1Sephora1
Dairy Queen2Skechers USA1
Days Inn1Soma Intimates1
Dennys1Spencer Gifts1
Eddie Bauer1Sprint Nextel1
Express1Starbucks7
Extended Stay America1Subway5
FedEx12Super 81
Finish Line1T-Mobile3
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Taco Bell1
Forever 212Talbots1
GNC2Target1
GameStop1The Cheesecake Factory1
Gap1The Limited1
Gymboree1True Value1
H&R Block3UPS1
Holiday Inn2Vans1
Hollister Co.1Verizon Wireless3
Home Depot1Victoria's Secret1
J. Jill1Wet Seal1
J.Crew1YMCA1

Strongest AM radio stations in Wauwatosa:

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

Strongest FM radio stations in Wauwatosa:

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

TV broadcast stations around Wauwatosa:

  • WDJT-TV (Channel 58; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WDJT-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WISN-TV (Channel 12; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WISN HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WMLW-CA (Channel 46; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CHANNEL 41 AND 63 LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W63CU (Channel 63; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CHANNEL 41 AND 63 LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPXE (Channel 55; KENOSHA, WI; Owner: PAXSON MILWAUKEE LICENSE, INC.)
  • WMVS (Channel 10; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE AREA TECHNICAL COLLEGE DISTRICT BOARD)
  • WMVT (Channel 36; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE AREA TECHNICAL COLLEGE DISTRICT BOARD)
  • WCGV-TV (Channel 24; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WCGV LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WVTV (Channel 18; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WVTV LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WTMJ-TV (Channel 4; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WVCY-TV (Channel 30; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: VCY AMERICA, INC.)
  • WMKE-CA (Channel 7; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: KM LPTV OF MILWAUKEE, L.L.C.)
  • WITI (Channel 6; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WITI LICENSE,INC.)
  • WJJA (Channel 49; RACINE, WI; Owner: TV-49, INC.)
  • WTAS-LP (Channel 43; WAUKESHA, WI; Owner: WAUKESHA TOWER ASSOCIATES)
  • WWRS-TV (Channel 52; MAYVILLE, WI; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • W64CQ (Channel 64; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WMMF-TV (Channel 68; FOND DU LAC, WI; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF WISCONSIN, A CALIFORNIA LTD PARTNRSHP)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Wauwatosa fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2021 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 88Number of bridges
  • 1,096ft / 334mTotal length
  • $32,627,000Total costs
  • 3,263,574Total average daily traffic
  • 90,304Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Wauwatosa, WI - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11910-1919
  • 11920-1929
  • 61930-1939
  • 21950-1959
  • 371960-1969
  • 51970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 62000-2009
  • 252010-2019
  • 32020-2022
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Wauwatosa, WI
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 84 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Wauwatosa)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Wauwatosa, WI)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 141 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Wauwatosa)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 15 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Wauwatosa)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 13 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED117$180,057352$175,2561,949$175,40471$80,6010$038$164,812
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED8$158,10216$178,535118$174,88214$95,0712$330,0005$144,400
APPLICATIONS DENIED13$176,30820$214,777289$196,60335$76,3121$3,177,00020$200,348
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN10$138,49124$155,280290$193,31410$154,3970$016$141,250
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$199,0008$142,37154$179,3633$176,3330$03$106,000

Detailed mortgage data for all 14 tracts in Wauwatosa, WI

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

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

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

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

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin:

  • Extended Stay America - Milwaukee - Wauwatosa, 11121 W North Ave, Wauwatosa, Wisconsin 53226 , Phone: (414) 443-1909, Fax: (414) 443-2719
  • Crowne Plaza Milwaukee-West, 10499 Innovation Dr, Wauwatosa, Wisconsin 53226 , Phone: (414) 475-9500, Fax: (414) 475-9559
  • Days Inn Milwaukee West, 11811 W Bluemound Rd, Wauwatosa, Wisconsin 53226 , Phone: (414) 771-4500, Fax: (414) 771-4501
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Wauwatosa, WI
  • 88.8%Utility gas
  • 9.2%Electricity
  • 1.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.2%Wood
  • 0.2%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Wauwatosa, WI
  • 62.8%Utility gas
  • 33.3%Electricity
  • 1.3%Other fuel
  • 1.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.8%No fuel used
  • 0.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.3%Coal or coke


Wauwatosa compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.
There are 40 pilots and 14 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
  • Todd W. Johnson (31)
  • Thomas Franklin Shirley, Jr. (24)
  • Kyle Harvey (21)
  • Wade F. Burch (20)
  • Wade Burch (17)
  • Thomas G. Rehberger (16)
  • Michael Kolden (14)
  • Adrian F. Warner (13)
  • Austin J. Kazda (13)
  • Matthew N. Thurin (11)

Total of 973 patent applications in 2008-2024.