Latest Data (2015)
Population 71,970
Nationwide Rank 482

Quick Facts

Waukesha, Wisconsin is the 482nd largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Waukesha, Wisconsin is a city.

Waukesha, Wisconsin is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 Waukesha had its largest population ever.

Waukesha, Wisconsin's growth is below average. 62% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Waukesha, Wisconsin Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
476 New Britain, Connecticut 1.7%
477 Franklin, Tennessee 56.6%
478 Turlock, California 26.9%
479 Temple, Texas 30.9%
480 Apple Valley, California 32.1%
481 Lynwood, California 2.9%
482 Waukesha, Wisconsin 9.5%
483 Wilmington, Delaware -1.0%
484 Canton, Ohio -11.1%
485 Gulfport, Mississippi 0.5%
486 Pawtucket, Rhode Island -1.9%
487 Lauderhill, Florida 6.9%
488 Rock Hill, South Carolina 40.9%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 71,970 482
2014 71,489 482
2013 71,016 475
2012 70,920 467
2011 70,700 463
2010 70,718 458
2009 68,376 470
2008 67,657 468
2007 67,512 464
2006 67,249 461
2005 67,255 453
2004 66,907 446
2003 67,010 442
2002 66,461 442
2001 65,856 440
2000 65,701 435
1990 57,450 428