StatisticSherman ParkMilwaukeeWisconsin
Population density (sq mi)5,1616,225108
Median age28.331.039.1
Male/Female ratio0.8:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a36%57%
Families w/ Kids under 1854%52%43%
Speak Englishn/a81%91%
Speak Spanishn/a14%5%

Key findings

  • The population density in Sherman Park is 17% lower than Milwaukee
  • The median age in Sherman Park is 9% lower than Milwaukee
  • In Sherman Park 7.95% of the population is White
  • In Sherman Park 87.83% of the population is Black
  • In Sherman Park 2.16% of the population is Asian

Compare Milwaukee, WI Demographics


      Sherman Park population breakdown by race

      RaceSherman ParkMilwaukeeWisconsin
      American Indian0.05%0.56%0.89%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.02%0.02%
      Mixed race1.48%3.67%2.19%
      Other race0.53%6.71%1.83%
      In Sherman Park, 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

      Sherman Park age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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