Show/Hide

NOTICE: City Buildings & Services Affected by COVID-19

All City of Oak Creek buildings, including the Library and Recycling Yard are closed to the public until further notice. More details here.
All playgrounds in Oak Creek are closed until further notice. More details here.
All polling places have been consolidated to the Oak Creek High School for April 7, 2020's Presidential Preference Primary and General Election. More details here.

City Facts

Print
Press Enter to show all options, press Tab go to next option

Oak Creek Works for You

Oak Creek offers unparalleled access to a quality workforce, convenient multi-modal transportation, and a pro-business climate. It’s the ideal blend of assets for the leader of any growing company.

36,661

people live in Oak Creek
 

20,651

people make up Oak Creek's capable workforce
 

2.4%

of the population is actively seeking employment

       

36.54

years is the average age of our young but experienced workers
 

94.3%

of residents graduated from high school
 

6

types of transportation - road, air, rail, water, public transport & commuter bus
         

<10

miles to I-94,  Milwaukee Mitchell Int'l Airport, and the Port of Milwaukee
 

 <100

miles to the Port of Chicago and O'Hare Int'l Airport
 

7.9%

tax rate compared to IL at 9.5% and MN at 9.8%