Oak Creek, WI

35,218 Population
28.5 square miles 1,237.9 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.6%
was 0.6%
 
Population Density
1,237.9
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
45.6%
was 45.0%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
8.4%
was 7.8%
 
Percent Under 18
23.2%
was 23.5%
 
Percent 65 and Over
11.6%
was 11.1%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
2.6
was 4.2
Ranked 6th Lowest in WI
Percent Living in Poverty
6.3%
was 6.8%
 
Median Household Income
$67,845
was $65,319
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
42.8
39.9
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
131.3
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
2,901.9
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
14,415
was 14,395
 
Median Rent
$987
was $963
 
Total Building Permits
23
was 34
 
Occupied Housing Units
14,068
was 14,027
 
Homeownership Rate
60.3%
was 59.8%
 
Single Family Building Permits
23
was 34
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
505.4
was 506.0
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
5.8%
was 6.1%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
0
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.5
was 2.5
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
1.6
was 2.3
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
0.7
was 1.0
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
96.1%
was 96.4%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
93.1%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
98.4%
was 98.3%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
94.2%
was 93.7%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
31.6%
was 29.8%
 

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