Wauwatosa Demographics

PopulationWauwatosa city, WisconsinWisconsin
Total Population47,2715,363,675
18 years and over76.7%74.5%
65 years and over18.2%13.1%
Married Persons56.4%56.2%
Single Persons43.6%43.8%
Median Age39.136.0
Average Family Size2.963.05
Black or African American2.5%6.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native0.5%1.3%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander0.1%0.1%
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)1.7%3.6%
Housing CharacteristicsWauwatosa city, WisconsinWisconsin
Total Housing Units20,9202,321,144
Median Home Cost$138,600$112,200
Number of Households20,3882,084,544
Persons per Household2.272.50
Economic CharacteristicsWauwatosa city, WisconsinWisconsin
Median Household Income$54,519$43,791
Per Capita Income$28,834$21,271
In Labor Force66.9%69.1%
Families below poverty level2.3%5.6%
Education CharacteristicsWauwatosa city, WisconsinWisconsin
School Enrollment
Elementary School Enrollment4,790639,162
High School Enrollment2,554329,222
College or Graduate School3,063328,537
Educational Attainment Population 25 years and older
High School Graduate19.4%34.6%
Associates Degree5.9%7.5%
Bachelor's Degree30.5%15.3%
Graduate or Professional Degree17.1%7.2%

Data provided by the 2000 U.S. Census