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2022 Best Neighborhoods to Live in the Milwaukee Area

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  1. #14 Best Places to Live in Milwaukee Area.

    Juneau Town

    Neighborhood in Milwaukee, WI,

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 5,288,

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  2. #16 Best Places to Live in Milwaukee Area.

    Menomonee River Valley

    Neighborhood in Milwaukee, WI,

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 2,530,

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  3. #18 Best Places to Live in Milwaukee Area.

    Historic Third Ward

    Neighborhood in Milwaukee, WI,

    2 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I temporarily moved here 3 months ago to attend MIAD and I instantly fell in love with the buildings and the plants the overall feel of the area. I love the old brick buildings. The nightlife here is....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 1,606,

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  4. #23 Best Places to Live in Milwaukee Area.

    Riverwest

    Neighborhood in Milwaukee, WI,

    7 Niche users give it an average review of 4.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Riverwest is vary diverse. Young, old, single, married couples, families, Black, Caucasian, Hispanic, Asian, LGBTQ, straight, Grungy, Hipster, dog walkers,urban farming, traditional culture, the list....

    Read 7 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 12,002,

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  5. #25 Best Places to Live in Milwaukee Area.

    Brewer's Hill

    Neighborhood in Milwaukee, WI,

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 2,608,

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  6. #28 Best Places to Live in Milwaukee Area.

    Harbor View

    Neighborhood in Milwaukee, WI,

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 1,529,

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  7. #30 Best Places to Live in Milwaukee Area.

    Walker's Point

    Neighborhood in Milwaukee, WI,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says There are a lot of cool restaurants and stores, especially on 5th street. The neighborhood is growing but still a bit quiet..

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    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 6,726,

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  8. #33 Best Places to Live in Milwaukee Area.

    Lower East Side

    Neighborhood in Milwaukee, WI,

    3 Niche users give it an average review of 4.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Lovely diverse neighborhood with a good mix of old and new- in regards to architecture, establishments, and overall development. You will find luxury high rises and traditional Milwaukee duplexes.....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 11,554,

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  9. #35 Best Places to Live in Milwaukee Area.

    Mount Mary

    Neighborhood in Milwaukee, WI,

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 1,965,

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  10. #39 Best Places to Live in Milwaukee Area.

    Northpoint

    Neighborhood in Milwaukee, WI,

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 5,705,

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  11. #40 Best Places to Live in Milwaukee Area.

    Yankee Hill

    Neighborhood in Milwaukee, WI,

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 2,995,

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  12. #41 Best Places to Live in Milwaukee Area.

    Cooper Park

    Neighborhood in Milwaukee, WI,

    2 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says The Cooper Park Neighborhood is a very nice neighborhood to live in. Often when I am outside, I see people going on walks with their friends and family. I feel as if I know many of my neighbors,....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 3,380,

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  13. #45 Best Places to Live in Milwaukee Area.

    Murray Hill

    Neighborhood in Milwaukee, WI,

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 4,139,

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  14. #49 Best Places to Live in Milwaukee Area.

    Golden Valley

    Neighborhood in Milwaukee, WI,

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 2,990,

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  15. #50 Best Places to Live in Milwaukee Area.

    Upper East Side

    Neighborhood in Milwaukee, WI,

    4 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says We have lived in this neighborhood since 1967. It is a vibrant neighborhood with a mix of home owners and renters. A mix of students and families. It is extremely walkable with many restaurants,....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 3,120,

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  16. #53 Best Places to Live in Milwaukee Area.

    Bay View

    Neighborhood in Milwaukee, WI,

    12 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I love this neighborhood! It has nice parks and lots of people always walking their dogs, it's close to everything you need. I absolutely love all the restaurants, bars, coffee shops and local shops....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 17,389,

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  17. #54 Best Places to Live in Milwaukee Area.

    Cambridge Heights

    Neighborhood in Milwaukee, WI,

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 1,702,

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  18. #55 Best Places to Live in Milwaukee Area.

    Riverside Park

    Neighborhood in Milwaukee, WI,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I would recommend everyone to live here. Everyone is kind, giving, and from different walks of life. On top of that, the entire neighborhood advocates for people, local businesses, and diversity....

    Read 1 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 2,100,

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  19. #59 Best Places to Live in Milwaukee Area.

    Enderis Park

    Neighborhood in Milwaukee, WI,

    5 Niche users give it an average review of 4.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Enderis Park is a comfortable neighborhood that doesn't feel too close to the city while still being nearby everything you could need, from malls to grocery stores and restaurants..

    Read 5 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 3,437,

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  20. #60 Best Places to Live in Milwaukee Area.

    Washington Heights

    Neighborhood in Milwaukee, WI,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 7,125,

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  21. #61 Best Places to Live in Milwaukee Area.

    Story Hill

    Neighborhood in Milwaukee, WI,

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 1,805,

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  22. #66 Best Places to Live in Milwaukee Area.

    Kilbourn Town

    Neighborhood in Milwaukee, WI,

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 5,277,

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  23. #73 Best Places to Live in Milwaukee Area.

    Kops Park

    Neighborhood in Milwaukee, WI,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I love our neighborhood. Really great people and everyone knows one another and is willing to lend a helping hand!.

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 2,868,

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  24. #74 Best Places to Live in Milwaukee Area.

    Downer Woods

    Neighborhood in Milwaukee, WI,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I'm not sure if Downer Woods is an official neighborhood or not. It seems to exist, but I have never heard anyone say "I live in Downer Woods." There isn't a lot to say about it, it's just a pretty....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 4,947,

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  25. #75 Best Places to Live in Milwaukee Area.

    Bluemound Heights

    Neighborhood in Milwaukee, WI,

    2 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Bluemound Heights is one of the best kept secrets in Milwaukee. Literally 10-20 minutes from anywhere you’d want to go in the area, this cozy pocket of homes has all the things you’d want- without....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 3,458,

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