Oak Creek, Wisconsin Population 2022

36,907
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Oak Creek is a city located in Milwaukee County Wisconsin. With a 2020 population of 36,907, it is the 23rd largest city in Wisconsin and the 1214th largest city in the United States. Oak Creek is currently growing at a rate of 0.56% annually and its population has increased by 1.12% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 36,497 in 2020. Spanning over 28 miles, Oak Creek has a population density of 1,297 people per square mile.

The average household income in Oak Creek is $93,379 with a poverty rate of 5.17%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Oak Creek is 39.9 years, 38.4 years for males, and 41.5 years for females.

Oak Creek Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Oak Creekwas:

  • White: 83.32%
  • Asian: 5.60%
  • Two or more races: 5.59%
  • Black or African American: 3.32%
  • Other race: 1.71%
  • Native American: 0.41%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.06%
The current population of Oak Creek, Wisconsin is 36,907 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 36,497.

Oak Creek, Wisconsin Population 2022

Population by Race

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Oak Creek Population by Race

Oak Creek Population Pyramid 2022

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Oak Creek Median Age

40.6


Total

39.4


Male

41.7


Female

Oak Creek Adults

There are 28,659 adults, (5,281 of whom are seniors) in Oak Creek.

Oak Creek Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

22.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Oak Creek Sex Ratio

Female

18,452

50.80%

Male

17,869

49.20%

Oak Creek Population by Age

Oak Creek Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Oak Creek Household Types

62.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Oak Creek Households and Families

2.97

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

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Oak Creek Households by Type

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Oak Creek Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Oak Creek Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 60.53%.

Oak Creek Educational Attainment by Race

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$51,707

Average Earnings

$60,080

Average Male

$44,497

Average Female

Oak Creek Earnings by Educational Attainment

Oak Creek Language by Age

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Oak Creek Language

83.73% of Oak Creek residents speak only English, while 16.27% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 6.93% of the population.

Oak Creek Language

Oak Creek Poverty by Race

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5.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.96%

Male Poverty Rate

6.35%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Oak Creek

The race most likely to be in poverty in Oak Creek is Black, with 11.04% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Oak Creek is Multiple, with 1.96% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.83%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.45%.

Oak Creek Poverty

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Oak Creek Poverty Rate by Education

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Oak Creek Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Oak Creek Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Oak Creek Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.7%

Male Marriage Rate

50.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Oak Creek Married by Age and Sex

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Oak Creek Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Oak Creek Marital Status by Race

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Oak Creek Marital Status

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1,805

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Oak Creek Veterans by War

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Oak Creek Veterans by Age

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Oak Creek Veterans by Race

Oak Creek Veterans by Education

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7.59%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

Oak Creek Veterans by Education

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69.5%

Labor Force Participation

67.4%

Employment Rate

2.7%

Unemployment Rate

Oak Creek Employment by Age

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Oak Creek Employment by Race

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Oak Creek Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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71.44%

Born in Oak Creek

88.52%

Native Born

11.48%

Foreign Born

5.63%

Non Citizen

5.85%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

88.52% of Oak Creek residents were born in the United States, with 71.44% having been born in Wisconsin. 5.63% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Oak Creek Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Oak Creek Population by Year