Ideally located in the heart of the Upper Midwest. The Milwaukee Region blends urban living with Midwest ambiance to create the ideal environment in which to make a living and live your life. Our career opportunities, low commute times, diverse neighborhoods, affordable housing, abundant recreational choices and excellent schools may amaze you at first –
Milwaukee (/ m ɪ l ˈ w ɔː k i /, locally / m ə ˈ w ɔː k iː /) is the largest city in the state of Wisconsin and the fifth-largest city in the Midwestern United States. The seat of Milwaukee County, the city is located on Lake Michigan's southwestern shore and was incorporated in 1846.
Milwaukee County is home to over 950,000 people living in one of 19 communities, which range in size from the City of Milwaukee, with 595,000 residents, to the Village of River Hills, with roughly 1,600 residents.
Apr 01, 2010 · QuickFacts Milwaukee city, Wisconsin. QuickFacts provides statistics for all states and counties, and for cities and towns with a population of 5,000 or more.
Milwaukee is the main cultural and economic center of the Milwaukee–Racine–Waukesha Metropolitan Area with a population of 1,751,316 as of 2010. Milwaukee is also the regional center of the seven county Greater Milwaukee Area, with an estimated population of 2,014,032 as of 2008.
U.S. News analyzed 150 metro areas in the United States to find the best places to live based on quality of life and the job market in each metro area, as well as the value of living there and people's desire to live there. Milwaukee, Wisconsin is ranked: #86 in Best Places to Live #96 in Best Places to Retire
The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee excels in teaching, research and service to the community while fueling the Wisconsin economy.
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