Milwaukee is located in the south-east of the Wisconsin. It is the largest city of the state Wisconsin, and the 31st most populous city in the United States.
Location Map of Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Where is Milwaukee Located, WI?
Milwaukee is the largest city in the state of Wisconsin, the seat of Milwaukee County and 5th largest city in the Midwestern United States. It comprising a total area of 96.81 square miles (250.75 sq km), with an estimated population of 590,155 in 2019, 31st largest city in the United States
One of the most ethnically and culturally diverse cities in the United States is Milwaukee city. The Milwaukee city combines urban lifestyle with Midwest charm to create the perfect setting for both working and living. Milwaukee is a city that values its history. The city has beautiful buildings all across the downtown area, and a series of summer events honor the various ethnicities that helped Milwaukee become a unique city in the United States.
Milwaukee city is renowned for its beautiful river and lovely lake accessibility, historic constructions, diverse nightlife, and numerous professional sports teams. The city is also famous for its distinctive cheese curds. Milwaukee city is known for its storied beer brewing tradition. Milwaukee city is expanding and evolving, nevertheless. Geography of Milwaukee city.
Milwaukee city is located on Lake Michigan's shores and bluffs, at the confluence of three rivers: the Menomonee, the Kinnickinnic, and the Milwaukee. Smaller rivers run through the Milwaukee city as well, including the Root River and Lincoln Creek. The Milwaukee city has a total area of 96.80 square miles (250.71 km2), of which 96.12 square miles (248.95 km2) is land and 0.68 square miles (1.76 km2) is water, according to the United States Census Bureau.
Facts about Milwaukee city
- The world's largest dinosaur head is kept at the Milwaukee Public Museum.
- The Milwaukee Art Museum is one of the few museums with a moving portion. The "Calatrava's" wings open in the morning to greet visitors and close at night. It is a splendid sight.
- The QWERTY typewriter was developed by Christopher Latham Sholes in Milwaukee City.
- The Milwaukee Wave is the nation's oldest soccer team.
- The well-known lip balm with the yellow cap is still created in a Milwaukee suburb.
- Two Wisconsin businessmen, Joseph Zimmerman and George Danner, invented the first commercially successful answering machine in Milwaukee city.
- The biggest music festival in the world is called Summerfest that takes place in Milwaukee city.
- The baseball stadium at Milwaukee city opens and closes it has a retractable roof.
Milwaukee City Facts
|Counties||Milwaukee, Washington, Waukesha|
|Incorporated||January 31, 1846; 175 years ago|
|Government Type||Strong mayor-council|
|Area||96.81 sq mi (250.75 km2)|
|Elevation||617 ft (188 m)|
|Population (2019)||590155 (US: 31st WI: 1st)|
|Density||6,135.71/sq mi (2,369.01/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC−6 (CST), in Summer UTC−5 (CDT)|
|ZIP Codes||53172, 53201–53216, 53218–53228, 53233–53234, 53237, 53259, |
53263, 53267–53268, 53274, 53278, 53288, 53290, 53293, 53295
|GNIS feature ID||1577901|
|Major airport||Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport (MKE)|
|Interstates||I-41, I-43, I-94|
|U.S. Routes||18, 41, 45|
|Port||Port of Milwaukee|
|Climate||Humid continental climate|