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Milwaukee: Facts and Finds. By Jay Li www.yifansclub.com. What does “Milwaukee” mean?. “Milwaukee” comes from an Algonquian word “Millioke” meaning either: Good Beautiful Pleasant Land. Source: wikipedia. org. Milwaukee Sports. Club Sports Founded League Stadium

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milwaukee facts and finds

Milwaukee: Facts and Finds

By Jay Li

www.yifansclub.com

what does milwaukee mean
What does “Milwaukee” mean?

“Milwaukee” comes from an Algonquian word

“Millioke” meaning either:

  • Good
  • Beautiful
  • Pleasant Land

Source: wikipedia. org

milwaukee sports
Milwaukee Sports

Club Sports Founded League Stadium

Milwaukee Bucks Basketball 1968 NBA Bradley Center

Milwaukee Brewers Baseball 1970 National (MLB) Miller Park

Milwaukee Admirals Hockey 1970 AHL Bradley Center

Milwaukee Wave Soccer 1984 Soccer League US Cellular Arena

metro milwaukee economy
Metro Milwaukee Economy
  • Greater Milwaukee is the home to the headquarters of 13 Fortune 1000 companies, including Johnson Controls, NW Mutual, Harley-Davidson, Rockwell Automation, Manpower Inc., Kohl’s, Fiserv, Wisconsin Energy, etc…….
  • Health care makes up 27% workforce while manufacturing makes up 22%, second only to san Jose.
  • A large number of financial service firm.
  • Service and managerial jobs are fastest-growing segments of the Milwaukee economy.
  • Milwaukee was once the home to four of world largest breweries (Schlitz, Blatz, Pabst, and Miller) and was the number one beer producing city in the world for many years.
metro milwaukee festivals
Metro Milwaukee Festivals
  • Milwaukee “ A great place on a great lake” has its own nickname as the “City of festivals” emphasizing an annual lakefront fair called Summer fest. List in the Guinness Book of World Records as the largest music festival in the world. Summer fest attracts around 1,000,000 visitors annually.
milwaukee population
Milwaukee Population

In 2005 Est.

  • Milwaukee City: 592,765
  • Greater Milwaukee: 1,868,216

1.6% increase from 2000

Data Source: US Census Bureau

race and ethnicity continue
Race And Ethnicity (continue)

Data Source: US Census Bureau

chinese population
Chinese Population
  • 2007 Est.
  • Greater Milwaukee: 10,000

124% Increase from 2000

Data Source: US Census Bureau

chinese population continue
Chinese Population (continue)
  • By Year 2010

Est. Chinese population in Greater Milwaukee:

15,200

Data Source: US Census Bureau

milwaukee vs houston
Milwaukee Vs. Houston

Data Source: US Census Bureau

chicago population
Chicago Population

Data Source: US Census Bureau

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