Milwaukee County Population 2017

Milwaukee County's estimated population is 951,448 with a growth rate of -0.51% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Milwaukee County is the 1st largest county in Wisconsin.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2016951,448-4,866-0.51%
2015956,314-871-0.09%
2014957,1854680.05%
2013956,7171,8500.19%
2012954,8673,3320.35%
2011951,5353,1840.34%
2010948,351-10,924-1.14%
1990959,275-5,713-0.59%
1980964,988-89,075-8.45%
19701,054,06318,0221.74%
19601,036,041164,99418.94%
1950871,047104,16213.58%
1940766,88541,6225.74%
1930725,263185,81434.45%
1920539,449106,26224.53%
1910433,187103,17031.26%
1900330,01793,91639.78%
1890236,10197,56470.42%
1880138,53748,60754.05%
187089,93027,41243.85%
186062,51831,441101.17%
185031,07725,472454.45%
18405,6050.00%

Milwaukee County Population Growth

Population Data via

Milwaukee County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White621,16165.29%
Black or African American260,49827.38%
Asian39,6874.17%
Two or More Races25,4062.67%
American Indian and Alaska Native9,1420.96%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander4200.04%

Milwaukee County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Milwaukee County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Milwaukee5947755950472720.05%
Franklin35456361316751.90%
Oak Creek344523588114294.15%
South Milwaukee2115521052-103-0.49%
Cudahy1827118200-71-0.39%
Greendale14040142111711.22%
Hales Corners7672767420.03%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990