Waukesha is a city located in Waukesha County, Wisconsin. With a 2020 population of 72,811, it is the 7th largest city in Wisconsin and the 502nd largest city in the United States. Waukesha is currently growing at a rate of 0.18% annually and its population has increased by 2.96% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 70,718 in 2010. Spanning over 26 miles, Waukesha has a population density of 2,853 people per square mile.
The average household income in Waukesha is $77,378 with a poverty rate of 10.66%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $908 per month, and the median house value is $199,400. The median age in Waukesha is 35.7 years, 34.8 years for males, and 36.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.7 males.