Latest Data (2017)
Population 20,988
Nationwide Rank 1746

Quick Facts

South Milwaukee, Wisconsin is the 1,746th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

South Milwaukee, Wisconsin is a city.

South Milwaukee, Wisconsin is currently 1.0% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

South Milwaukee, Wisconsin's growth is extremely below average. 80% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

South Milwaukee, Wisconsin Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1736 East Moline, Illinois 21,109 -1.6%
1737 Bluffton, South Carolina 21,085 817.5%
1738 Ypsilanti, Michigan 21,076 -5.6%
1739 New Hope, Minnesota 21,063 0.9%
1740 Easley, South Carolina 21,053 16.1%
1741 Lumberton, North Carolina 21,040 -0.3%
1742 Sanford, Maine 21,028
1743 Sweetwater, Florida 21,028 48.0%
1744 Charleston, Illinois 20,996 -0.7%
1745 Palisades Park, New Jersey 20,988 22.3%
1746 South Milwaukee, Wisconsin 20,988 -1.0%
1747 Piqua, Ohio 20,987 1.0%
1748 South El Monte, California 20,987 -0.8%
1749 Cartersville, Georgia 20,978 30.1%
1750 Grayslake, Illinois 20,957 11.8%
1751 Fairhope, Alabama 20,935 64.3%
1752 Lynn Haven, Florida 20,922 67.2%
1753 Covington, Washington 20,916 47.4%
1754 Coralville, Iowa 20,881 37.2%
1755 Chambersburg, Pennsylvania 20,878 17.0%
1756 Hays, Kansas 20,845 4.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In Wisconsin

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
964 New Berlin 39,740 3.4%
996 Wausau 38,739 0.3%
1013 Brookfield 38,045 -1.8%
1031 Menomonee Falls 37,443 14.4%
1044 Greenfield 36,827 3.9%
1048 Beloit 36,773 2.6%
1059 Oak Creek 36,354 27.2%
1066 Franklin 36,143 21.7%
1162 Sun Prairie 32,894 58.4%
1175 Manitowoc 32,697 -4.3%
1204 West Bend 31,596 11.4%
1285 Fitchburg 29,485 43.0%
1419 Mount Pleasant 26,525 14.8%
1431 Stevens Point 26,293 4.5%
1435 Superior 26,194 -4.3%
1443 Neenah 25,951 5.6%
1499 De Pere 25,034 21.0%
1502 Caledonia 25,002 5.5%
1503 Muskego 24,996 16.7%
1560 Mequon 24,159 6.5%
1589 Watertown 23,655 8.6%
1746 South Milwaukee 20,988 -1.0%
1764 Pleasant Prairie 20,762 29.0%
1822 Germantown 19,982 9.0%
1850 Middleton 19,660 24.3%
1853 Howard 19,634 43.3%
1922 Onalaska 18,712 25.4%
1954 Marshfield 18,405 -2.3%
1962 Cudahy 18,282 -0.5%
2001 Wisconsin Rapids 17,806 -3.7%
2010 Menasha 17,748 8.1%
2049 Ashwaubenon 17,271 -2.1%
2093 Oconomowoc 16,717 32.8%
2124 Menomonie 16,429 9.6%
2130 Beaver Dam 16,369 6.9%
2162 Kaukauna 16,086 22.7%
2203 Bellevue 15,687 31.9%
2227 River Falls 15,510 22.2%
2258 Weston 15,167 25.0%
2267 Hartford 15,064 35.5%
2318 Whitewater 14,540 7.9%
2325 Pewaukee 14,476 26.7%
2358 Greendale 14,159 -1.3%
2369 Chippewa Falls 14,035 5.9%
2389 Whitefish Bay 13,950 -1.3%
2396 Allouez 13,886 -10.0%
2416 Waunakee 13,755 51.5%
2426 Hudson 13,706 52.7%
2473 Shorewood 13,338 -2.5%
2507 Verona 13,107 76.8%
2511 Stoughton 13,088 4.4%
2554 Suamico 12,816 45.6%
2560 Plover 12,772 19.6%
2572 Glendale 12,728 -4.4%
2605 Fort Atkinson 12,482 7.0%
2611 Platteville 12,457 24.4%
2658 Baraboo 12,164 13.1%
2692 Brown Deer 11,964 -1.3%
2726 Port Washington 11,762 11.9%
2742 Richfield 11,696 12.3%
2750 Grafton 11,643 9.6%
2779 Cedarburg 11,465 2.6%
2792 Little Chute 11,403 7.1%
2814 Waupun 11,269 4.9%
2837 Two Rivers 11,153 -11.7%
2868 Fox Crossing 10,980
2869 Burlington 10,978 9.8%
2885 Sussex 10,819 19.2%
2930 Marinette 10,607 -9.7%
2931 Monroe 10,604 -2.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 20,988 1,746
2016 21,052 1,727
2015 21,233 1,709
2014 21,236 1,690
2013 21,239 1,682
2012 21,238 1,661
2011 21,198 1,656
2010 21,156 1,650
2009 21,342 1,623
2008 21,112 1,628
2007 21,080 1,618
2006 21,124 1,607
2005 21,185 1,576
2004 21,425 1,550
2003 21,581 1,520
2002 21,649 1,502
2001 21,369 1,508
2000 21,202 1,496
1990 20,980 1,310