Population density (sq mi)1,0586,225108
Median age29.931.039.1
Male/Female ratio0.7:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a36%57%
Families w/ Kids under 1852%52%43%
Speak Englishn/a81%91%
Speak Spanishn/a14%5%

Key findings

  • The population density in Fairfield is 83% lower than Milwaukee
  • The median age in Fairfield is 3% lower than Milwaukee
  • In Fairfield 13.73% of the population is White
  • In Fairfield 80.84% of the population is Black
  • In Fairfield 1.05% of the population is Asian

Compare Milwaukee, WI Demographics


      Fairfield population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.46%0.56%0.89%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.02%0.02%
      Mixed race3.74%3.67%2.19%
      Other race0.18%6.71%1.83%
      In Fairfield, 18.2% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Fairfield age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Fairfield, Milwaukee, WI demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).