StatisticFranklin HeightsMilwaukeeWisconsin
Population density (sq mi)7,3316,225108
Median age31.731.039.1
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a36%57%
Families w/ Kids under 1847%52%43%
Speak Englishn/a81%91%
Speak Spanishn/a14%5%

Key findings

  • The population density in Franklin Heights is 18% higher than Milwaukee
  • The median age in Franklin Heights is 2% higher than Milwaukee
  • In Franklin Heights 2.23% of the population is White
  • In Franklin Heights 95.17% of the population is Black
  • In Franklin Heights 0.88% of the population is Asian

Compare Milwaukee, WI Demographics


      Franklin Heights population breakdown by race

      RaceFranklin HeightsMilwaukeeWisconsin
      American Indian0.15%0.56%0.89%
      Native Hawaiian0.05%0.02%0.02%
      Mixed race1.40%3.67%2.19%
      Other race0.13%6.71%1.83%
      In Franklin Heights, 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

      Franklin Heights age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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