StatisticRoot CreekMilwaukeeWisconsin
Population density (sq mi)4,9876,225108
Median age37.831.039.1
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a36%57%
Families w/ Kids under 1846%52%43%
Speak Englishn/a81%91%
Speak Spanishn/a14%5%

Key findings

  • The population density in Root Creek is 20% lower than Milwaukee
  • The median age in Root Creek is 22% higher than Milwaukee
  • In Root Creek 84.73% of the population is White
  • In Root Creek 6.41% of the population is Black
  • In Root Creek 1.59% of the population is Asian

Compare Milwaukee, WI Demographics


      Root Creek population breakdown by race

      RaceRoot CreekMilwaukeeWisconsin
      American Indian0.00%0.56%0.89%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.02%0.02%
      Mixed race6.45%3.67%2.19%
      Other race0.82%6.71%1.83%
      In Root Creek, 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

      Root Creek age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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