Cudahy, WI Demographics

The total population of Cudahy is estimated to be 18,087 with 9,118 males (50.41%) and 8,969 females (49.59%). There are 149 less females than males in Cudahy.
The median household income in Cudahy was $68,550 in 2021, which marked an a decrease of 3,155(4.40%) from $71,705 in 2020. This income is 91.88% of the U.S. median household income of $74,606 (all incomes in 2022 inflation-adjusted dollars).
Per the latest American Community Survey by the Census Bureau, Cudahy sees its highest median household income among householders in the age group of 25 to 44 years old, at $75,447. Overall, the median household income for the city of Cudahy stands at $68,550.
In Cudahy, the median income for all workers aged 15 years and older, regardless of work hours, was $45,813 for males and $29,022 for females. However, when specifically considering full-time, year-round workers within the same age group, the median income was $58,639 for males and $48,769 for females.
In Cudahy, the demographic landscape is diverse, spanning 5 distinct racial categories among households. Among these, White households have the highest median household income at $70,734, while Some Other Race households represent the opposite end with the lowest median household income of $2,701.
In 2022, the population of Cudahy was 17,796, a 0.98% decrease year-by-year from 2021. Previously, in 2021, Cudahy's population was 17,973, a decline of 1.14% compared to a population of 18,180 in 2020.
The median age in Cudahy, WI is 44.4, as per 2021 ACS 5-Year Estimates. Of the total population, 12.79% were under the age of 15, 14.94% aged 15 to 29, 52.27% aged 30 to 64, 16.65% aged 65 to 84, and 3.35% were 85 years of age and older.
Racial distribution of Cudahy population: 86.38% are White, 3.55% are Black or African American, 0.39% are American Indian and Alaska Native, 1.76% are Asian, 1.13% are some other race and 6.79% are multiracial.