Whitefish Bay, WI Demographics

The total population of Whitefish Bay is estimated to be 14,804 with 7,321 males (49.45%) and 7,483 females (50.55%). There are 162 more females than males in Whitefish Bay.
The median household income in Whitefish Bay was $145,192 in 2021, which marked an a decrease of 1,358(0.93%) from $146,550 in 2020. This income is 194.61% 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, Whitefish Bay sees its highest median household income among householders in the age group of 45 to 64 years old, at $173,426. Overall, the median household income for the village of Whitefish Bay stands at $145,192.
In Whitefish Bay, the median income for all workers aged 15 years and older, regardless of work hours, was $97,485 for males and $54,638 for females. However, when specifically considering full-time, year-round workers within the same age group, the median income was $129,761 for males and $85,122 for females.
In Whitefish Bay, the demographic landscape is diverse, spanning 4 distinct racial categories among households. Among these, White households have the highest median household income at $150,581, while Black or African American households represent the opposite end with the lowest median household income of $32,986.
In 2022, the population of Whitefish Bay was 14,631, a 0.91% decrease year-by-year from 2021. Previously, in 2021, Whitefish Bay's population was 14,766, a decline of 1.12% compared to a population of 14,933 in 2020.
The median age in Whitefish Bay, WI is 39.8, as per 2021 ACS 5-Year Estimates. Of the total population, 25.33% were under the age of 15, 12.42% aged 15 to 29, 47.73% aged 30 to 64, 12.86% aged 65 to 84, and 1.67% were 85 years of age and older.
Racial distribution of Whitefish Bay population: 88.20% are White, 3.19% are Black or African American, 0.06% are American Indian and Alaska Native, 3.92% are Asian, 1.86% are some other race and 2.76% are multiracial.