Population of Cities in Wisconsin (2018)

0
Over 1 Million
3
100,000 to 1 Million
83
10,000 to 100,000

With a population of 5,795,147 people, Wisconsin is the 20th most populous U.S. state. Milwaukee is the most populated state with a population of over 600,000. The state capital of Madison comes in second in terms of population but falls significantly behind, with 2017 estimates putting the population at just 248,951 inhabitants. Green Bay is the only other city in the state to have a population that exceeds 100,000. There are a total of 83 cities that have populations of at least 10,000 but not more than 100,000.

In all, there are 190 cities in Wisconsin. There are also municipalities in the state that are designated as towns or villages, however villages are not incorporated. There are seven incorporated cities that have populations of less than 1,000 people. The smallest of these is Bayfield, a city located in Bayfield County, which has a population of 487 people per the 2010 U.S. Census. Cities in this state are divided into classes: first class, second class, third class and fourth class.

Wisconsin has 0 cities with more than a million people, 3 cities with between 100,000 and 1 million people, and 83 cities with between 10,000 and 100,000 people. The largest city in Wisconsin is Milwaukee , with a population of 586,315 people.

Madison

Madison is the capital city of Wisconsin.

260,427

Green Bay

This industrial city also offers appealing attractions and events for residents and visitors, including the Neville Public Museum and the NFL games with the Green Bay Packers.

105,155

Kenosha

This city is also one of the largest cities located on Lake Michigan.

99,535

Racine

Racine is not just one of the largest cities in the state, but it is also one of the most affordable.

77,331

Waukesha

Waukesha was once known as Prairieville until the name was changed in 1847.

72,353

Oshkosh

The city's downtown area has recently revitalized culture with the addition of the Leach Amphitheater, which joins the Farmers Markets and Grand Opera House.

66,445

Janesville

Janesville is the largest city in Rock County.

64,443

Name 2018 Population
Milwaukee 586,315
Madison260,427
Green Bay105,155
Kenosha99,535
Racine77,331
Appleton 74,854
Waukesha72,353
Eau Claire 69,413
Oshkosh66,445
Janesville64,443
West Allis59,159
La Crosse51,809
Wauwatosa48,637
Sheboygan48,392
Fond du Lac42,967
New Berlin39,801
Wausau38,470
Menomonee Falls38,117
Brookfield38,082
Oak Creek37,253
Beloit36,603
Greenfield36,430
Franklin36,033
Sun Prairie33,828
Manitowoc32,860
West Bend31,654
Fitchburg30,717
Mount Pleasant26,580
Superior26,235
Neenah26,150
Stevens Point25,965
De Pere25,261
Muskego25,162
Caledonia25,090
Mequon24,342
Watertown 23,689
Pleasant Prairie20,840
South Milwaukee20,744
Germantown20,047
Howard 19,768
Middleton19,417
Onalaska19,205
Marshfield 18,221
Menasha 18,012
Cudahy17,942
Wisconsin Rapids17,937
Ashwaubenon17,494
Oconomowoc16,818
Menomonie16,732
Beaver Dam16,330
Kaukauna 15,992
Bellevue15,960
River Falls 15,485
Weston15,154
Hartford 15,055
Pewaukee14,845
Waunakee14,239
Whitewater 14,181
Chippewa Falls14,142
Greendale14,017
Verona13,865
Allouez13,846
Hudson13,773
Whitefish Bay13,740
Shorewood13,516
Suamico13,408
Stoughton13,302
Plover12,976
Fort Atkinson12,763
Glendale12,615
Platteville12,437
Baraboo12,193
Brown Deer11,859
Richfield11,780
Port Washington11,770
Little Chute11,700
Grafton11,632
Cedarburg11,572
Waupun 11,333
Two Rivers11,145
Sussex10,791
Oregon10,738
Burlington 10,718
Monroe10,597
Marinette10,503
Portage10,329
DeForest9,994
Elkhorn9,787
Sparta9,729
Holmen9,608
Reedsburg9,511
Tomah9,437
Harrison 9,399
St. Francis9,336
Hobart9,253
Hartland9,232
Merrill9,215
New Richmond9,059
Shawano8,950
Sturgeon Bay8,830
Plymouth8,581
McFarland8,564
Rice Lake8,462
Delavan8,387
Monona8,233
Somers8,214
Jefferson8,186
Delafield8,144
Mukwonago 8,018
Lake Geneva7,917
Ripon7,894
Antigo7,882
Altoona7,823
Sheboygan Falls7,798
Rhinelander7,741
Ashland 7,739
Kronenwetter7,611
Hales Corners7,572
Mount Horeb7,564
Cottage Grove7,298
New London 7,170
Jackson7,067
Windsor6,953
Sturtevant6,899
Kimberly6,727
Lake Hallie6,686
Fox Point6,613
Elm Grove6,184
Twin Lakes6,083
Lake Mills5,908
Waupaca5,798
Prairie du Chien5,642
Edgerton 5,614
Milton5,576
Slinger5,435
Waterford5,426
Rothschild5,389
Evansville5,359
Berlin 5,313
North Fond du Lac5,094
Columbus 5,084
Bristol5,050
Richland Center4,991
Union Grove4,984
Summit4,904
West Salem4,883
Mayville4,849
Bloomfield4,723
Dodgeville4,641
Saukville4,476
Viroqua4,455
Cross Plains4,454
Prairie du Sac4,423
Oconto4,419
Mauston4,381
Medford4,355
Bayside 4,346
Clintonville4,307
Prescott4,273
East Troy4,262
Kewaskum 4,109
West Milwaukee4,108
Mosinee3,980
Baldwin3,978
Marshall3,964
Rochester3,822
North Hudson3,809
Stanley 3,782
Lancaster3,710
Chilton3,704
Kiel 3,666
Combined Locks3,663
Merton3,636
Horicon3,596
Omro3,552
Pulaski 3,536
Sauk City3,505
Black River Falls3,500
Bloomer3,485
Seymour3,447
Wrightstown 3,415
Peshtigo3,365
Waterloo3,311
Barron3,303
Ellsworth3,295
Brodhead 3,252
Howards Grove3,243
Thiensville3,183
Ladysmith3,174
Arcadia3,169
Tomahawk3,157
Brillion3,109
Algoma3,100
Lodi3,075
Boscobel3,060
Oostburg3,027
Genoa City 3,012
Lake Delton2,986
Paddock Lake2,984
New Holstein2,967