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Waukesha County, WI

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Waukesha County, WI
  • Location TypeCounty
  • County SeatWaukesha, WI
  • Population389,891
  • Land Area (Square Miles) 549.5700
  • Population Density (Per Square Mile) 709.3999

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TitleLatest YearLatest ValueLatest Rank
Decennial Census Population (County)2010389,891172 of 3170
Decennial Census Population Per Square Mile (County)2010709.40211 of 3170
Percent of African American Population (County)20181.7%1795 of 3131
Percent of Hispanic Population (County)20184.8%1452 of 3139
Persistent Poverty Counties (County)201300 of 0 - 1
Rural-Urban Continuum for Counties (County)201311 of 1 - 9
Unemployment Rate (County)20192.9%2447 of 3140
Death Rate (Per 100,000) (County)2016860.102460 of 3105
Percent of Adults Physically Inactive (County)201617.4%3022 of 3141
Age-Adjusted Rate of Diabetes per 1,000 Persons (County)20167.202215 of 3141
Medicare Part D Prescription Enrollment Rate (County)201835.5%2715 of 3137
Farmers' Markets (County)201612128 of 2249
Percent of Children Without a Market Within One Mile (County)201512.6%2172 of 3004
Percent of School-age Children in Poverty (County)20184.3%3123 of 3140
Total Public School Expenditures (County)2017$812,462,000.00180 of 3123
Number of Public Libraries (County)20171679 of 1287
Average Daily Maximum Heat Index (County)201191.781886 of 3103
Percentage of Days with a Good Air Quality Index (County)201977.8%761 of 1006
Second Highest 1-hour Carbon Monoxide Measurement (County)20031.70222 of 246
Greenhouse Gas Direct Emitting Facilities (County)201811227 of 1227
Average Fine Particulate Matter (County)201112.261283 of 3108
FEMA Public Assistance Grant Dollars Obligated for Disasters (County)2008$3,536,297.18106 of 1058
Total Deposits in Banks (County)2016-2017$11,964,146,000.00138 of 3108
Property Taxes as Percent of Income: Five-Year Estimates (County)2006-20104.5%137 of 2773
Attendance to Arts and Culture Events (County)2000223,10120 of 26
Percent of Firms Which are Women Owned (County)201228.3%2153 of 3093
Manufacturing Establishments with 5 to 9 Employees (County)201813163 of 1961
Immigrant Households Entering County According to Tax Returns (County)2015-201630358 of 484
Estimated Veteran Population Under 45 Years Old (County)20103,905292 of 3143
Total Planted Acres (County)201949,440.601878 of 3034
Online, Mail Order, and Television Retail Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$1,970,000,000.00107 of 2709
Total Retail and Food Service Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$11,351,000,000.00145 of 3108
Earnings in Management of Companies and Enterprises Occupations in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$4,331,000,000.0060 of 2178
Population (County)2050547,000179 of 3076
Per Capita Total Personal Income (County)2050$354,900.0051 of 3112
Total Employees (County)2050547,000115 of 3065
Population 18 to 24 Years Old (County)205035,000240 of 2216
African American Male Population 25 Years Old (County)205090597 of 2780
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