Income/capita 36%
Household income 32%
Unemployment 11%
IndexMitchell WestMilwaukeeWisconsin
Income per capita$19,169$20,630$29,253
Median household income$37,754$36,801$54,610
Median income owner occupied$0$57,892$69,544
Median income renter occupied$0$25,745$31,736
Median earnings male$27,489$27,775$37,342
Median earnings female$30,832$22,533$25,818
Unemployment rate4.1%6.7%3.7%
Poverty leveln/a28.4%12.7%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Mitchell West is 36% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Mitchell West is 32% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Mitchell West is 11% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Mitchell West is equal to the national average

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      Mitchell West employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry13.5%0.4%
      Manufacturing sector18.8%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services2.4%5.9%
      Wholesale & retail services16.1%15.6%
      Public administration8.4%3.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities13.2%1.1%
      Education, health & social services5.9%38.2%

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      Milwaukee, WI598,672$36,80133%

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