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Milwaukee
Ceety
Tap: Milwaukee Skyline, Center Left Miller Park, Center Richt Cathedral o St. John the Evangelist, Lawer Left Milwaukee River, Lawer Richt Milwaukee Ceety Haw
Tap: Milwaukee Skyline, Center Left Miller Park, Center Richt Cathedral o St. John the Evangelist, Lawer Left Milwaukee River, Lawer Richt Milwaukee Ceety Haw
Banner o Milwaukee
Banner
Nickname(s): Cream Ceety, Brew Ceety, Beer Ceety, Brew Toun, Beertoun, Miltoun, The Mil, MKE, The Ceety o Festivals, Deutsch-Athen (German Athens)
Location o Milwaukee in Milwaukee Coonty, Wisconsin
Location o Milwaukee in Milwaukee Coonty, Wisconsin
Milwaukee is locatit in the US
Milwaukee
Milwaukee
Location in the Unitit States
Coordinates: 43°03′8″N 87°57′21″W / 43.05222°N 87.95583°W / 43.05222; -87.95583
Kintra United States
State Wisconsin
Coonties Milwaukee, Washington, Waukesha
Incorporated Januar 31, 1846
Govrenment
 • Teep Strang mayor-cooncil
 • Mayor Tom Barrett (D)
Aurie[1]
 • Ceety 250.71 km2 (96.80 sq mi)
 • Laund 248.95 km2 (96.12 sq mi)
 • Watter 1.76 km2 (0.68 sq mi)
Elevation 188 m (617 ft)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Ceety 594,833
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 598,916
 • Rank 30t in US
 • Density 2,389.4/km2 (6,188.4/sq mi)
 • Urban 1,308,913
 • Metro 1,566,981
 • CSA 2,025,898
Demonym(s) Milwaukeean
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Simmer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Aurie code(s) 414
FIPS code 55-53000[4]
GNIS featur ID 1577901[5]
Major airport General Mitchell Internaitional Airport (MKE)
Wabsteid www.city.milwaukee.gov

Milwaukee /mɪlˈwɔːk/ is the lairgest ceety in the U.S. state o Wisconsin, the 30t maist populous ceety in the Unitit States, an 39t maist populous region in the Unitit States. It is the coonty seat o Milwaukee Coonty an is locatit on the soothwastren shore o Loch Michigan. Accordin tae 2010 census data, the Ceety o Milwaukee haes a population o 594,833.[6] Milwaukee is the main cultural an economic centre o the Milwaukee–Waukesha–West Allis Metropolitan Statistical Auriea, wi an estimatit population o 1,566,981 as o 2012.[7]

Sister ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

The ceety o Milwaukee haes several sister ceeties as designatit bi Sister Ceeties Internaitional an Milwaukee's Sister Ceeties:[8]

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