Milwaukee County Population 2018

Milwaukee County's estimated population is 952,085 with a growth rate of -0.34% 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
2017952,085-3,284-0.34%
2016955,369-3,490-0.36%
2015958,859-5-0.00%
2014958,8641,1130.12%
2013957,7512,5140.26%
2012955,2373,5070.37%
2011951,7303,4280.36%
2010948,302-10,973-1.14%
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

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Milwaukee County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White621,16165.24%
Black or African American260,49827.36%
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

0k10k20k30k40k Male Population0k10k20k30k40k Female Population8580757065605550454035302520151050
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