Waukesha Information

Waukesha Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Waukesha, WI

General Waukesha Information

State: Wisconsin

County: Waukesha County

Close cities: Genesee Depot, WI, New Berlin, WI, Delafield, WI, Pewaukee, WI, Big Bend, WI, Elm Grove, WI, Sussex, WI, Hartland, WI, Brookfield, WI, Wales, WI, Muskego, WI

Waukesha Population (census data)
Total 66,762 (+2.6% since 2000)
Male 32,629 (48.9%)
Female 34,133 (51.1%)

Population Density: 3,090 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 86.0 (US Avg is 100)

Waukesha Elevation: 821 feet above sea level

Land Area: 21.6 square miles

Median Household Income: $53,059

Zip Codes: 53188, 53186, 53187, 53189, 53146, and 53151.

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Waukesha Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (86.7%)
  • Hispanic (8.6%)
  • Other race (3.3%)
  • Two or more races (1.7%)
  • Black (1.3%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)
  • Asian Indian (0.8%)
  • Other Asian (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (44.3%)
  • Irish (12.5%)
  • Polish (10.3%)
  • English (8.1%)
  • Norwegian (6.0%)
  • Italian (5.5%)
Foriegn Born: 3,457 people (5.2%)
  • Latin America (52.0%)
  • Asia (32.0%)
  • Europe (16.0%)

Local Waukesha Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Milwaukee Brewers, Chicago Cubs, Chicago White Sox
NFL Football: Green Bay Packers, Chicago Bears
NBA Basketball: Milwaukee Bucks
NHL Hockey: Minnesota Wild, Chicago Blackhawks
NCAA Sports: Marquette University, University of Wisconsin

Waukesha School Information

High Schools
North High (2222 Michigan Avenue, Waukesha, WI, 53188 - Waukesha District)
South High (401 E Roberta Avenue, Waukesha, WI, 53186 - Waukesha District)
West High (3301 Saylesville Road, Waukesha, WI, 53189 - Waukesha District)
Middle Schools
Butler Middle (310 N Hine Avenue, Waukesha, WI, 53188 - Waukesha District)
Central Middle (400 N Grand Avenue, Waukesha, WI, 53186 - Waukesha District)
Horning Middle (2000 Wolf Road, Waukesha, WI, 53186 - Waukesha District)
Elementary Schools
Banting Elementary (2019 Butler Drive, Waukesha, WI, 53186 - Waukesha District)
Bethesda Elementary (730 S University Drive, Waukesha, WI, 53188 - Waukesha District)
Blair Elementary (301 Hyde Park Avenue, Waukesha, WI, 53188 - Waukesha District)
Hadfield Elementary (733 Linden Street, Waukesha, WI, 53186 - Waukesha District)
Hawthorne Elementary (1111 Maitland Drive, Waukesha, WI, 53188 - Waukesha District)
Heyer Elementary (1209 Heyer Drive, Waukesha, WI, 53186 - Waukesha District)
Hillcrest Elementary (2200 Davidson Road, Waukesha, WI, 53186 - Waukesha District)
Lowell Elementary (140 N Grandview Boulevard, Waukesha, WI, 53188 - Waukesha District)
Meadowbrook Elementary (3130 Rolling Ridge Drive, Waukesha, WI, 53188 - Waukesha District)
Prairie Elementary (1801 Center Road, Waukesha, WI, 53189 - Waukesha District)
Randall Elementary (114 S Charles Street, Waukesha, WI, 53186 - Waukesha District)
Rose Glen Elementary (W273s3845 Brookhill Drive, Waukesha, WI, 53189 - Waukesha District)
Saratoga Elementary (130 Walton Avenue, Waukesha, WI, 53186 - Waukesha District)
Summit View Elementary (2100 Summit Avenue, Waukesha, WI, 53188 - Waukesha District)
White Rock Elementary (1150 Whiterock Avenue, Waukesha, WI, 53186 - Waukesha District)
Whittier Elementary (1103 S East Avenue, Waukesha, WI, 53186 - Waukesha District)
Other/Private Schools
Harvey Philip Alternative Charter School (621 W College Avenue, Waukesha, WI, 53186 - Waukesha District)
Project Change (111 E Main Street, Waukesha, WI, 53186 - Waukesha District)
Waukesha Academy Health Professions (401 E Roberta Avenue, Waukesha, WI, 53186 - Waukesha District)
iQ Academies Of Wisconsin (222 Maple Avenue, Waukesha, WI, 53186 - Waukesha District)

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