The City of South Milwaukee, WI.
South Milwaukee is a small suburb of Milwaukee. It is actually separated from the City of Milwaukee by several other cities and communities.
Only a portion of the City of Oak Creek is farther south in Milwaukee County.
Crime is low. In fact, some residents still do not lock their doors. It is close to the City of Milwaukee and there is easy access to the freeway and commutes are short. South Milwaukee also has some very nice parks and one of the best beaches on the Wisconsin side of Lake Michigan.
South Milwaukee has a somewhat unique point from other cities in Milwaukee County when it concerns street numbers.
The streets in South Milwaukee are number differently than most other cities and suburbs in Milwaukee County. 13th Avenue in South Milwaukee is different from the 13th Avenue in the nearly all the rest of the county. South Milwaukee is farther east than much of the county and it’s street numbers start with 1st near Lake Michigan just like the City of Milwaukee. This can be a bit of an obstacle for local businesses to overcome. Also, some addresses in South Milwaukee are duplicated in Oak Creek. If you are visiting friend for the first time in South Milwaukee, make sure you are at the right address in South Milwaukee and not another city.
Some statistics for South Milwaukee, WI.
Some important phone numbers for South Milwaukee:
- Emergency 911
- Fire (none emergency) 414-768-8191
- Police (none emergency) 414-768-8060
- South Milwaukee City Hall 414-762-2222
- South Milwaukee City Clerk’s Office 414-762-2222
- South Milwaukee Association of Commerce 414-762-2222 ext.141
The South Milwaukee City Hall address is:
- 2424 15th Avenue
- South Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53172
Map of South Milwaukee, Wisconsin City Hall
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