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West Allis, Wisconsin
Welcome to West Allis ...
A typical abbreviation for West Allis: W. Allis
From the Census Estimates for 2019, West Allis has a population of 59,959 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of West Allis.
West Allis is 780 feet [238 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: West Allis lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Websites for West Allis ...
Official Website: www.ci.west-allis.wi.us/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, West Allis had an population of 59,959 people. This is a decrease of 0.75% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 2.11% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, West Allis had a population of 60,411 people (or 6.37% of the total population of Milwaukee County). This makes West Allis the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of West Allis represents 1.06% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 11th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 60,411 people, the population of West Allis decreased 1.38% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 61,254 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for West Allis.
Adding West Allis to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of West Allis in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for West Allis was on a map titled Road Map for Wisconsin& (from Shell Oil, 1956).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for West Allis on our Genealogy Page.
Communities near West Allis ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near West Allis.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around West Allis. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for West Allis.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of West Allis. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around West Allis.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around West Allis. Our list includes 10 papers. See our Newspapers Page for West Allis.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for West Allis ...
Looking for more information about West Allis? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to West Allis, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for West Allis.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for West Allis: www.ci.west-allis.wi.us/
The official website for Milwaukee County: www.co.milwaukee.wi.us/
The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://www.wisconsin.gov/
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This page was last modified: 19 Oct 2021