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When it comes to the care and safety of taking care of our loved ones, we feel that no-one can do it better than local owners who know and understand your community. To us, the best decision makers in running a business are local owners who are connected to the communities we serve. Their participation in the community can reflect and shape not only the quality of care, but it can also have influence with local government and policy makers.
Locally owned businesses are important for creating a culture and value for the community and it allows for them build personal connections and relationships with the communities we serve. There is nothing better than that small town feeling when you meet the owner of the company you are working with. With the owner always present, the staff is always polite, and you always feel the comfort of knowing that your happiness is our priority.
Facts about Wauwatosa, WI
Wauwatosa known informally as Tosa; originally Wau-wau-too-sa or Hart's Mill) is a city in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 46,396 at the 2010 census. Wauwatosa is located immediately west of Milwaukee, and is a part of the Milwaukee metropolitan area. It is named after the Potawatomi Chief Wauwataesie and the Potawatomi word for firefly.
There were 20,435 households, of which 27.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 47.2% were married couples living together, 8.2% had a female householder with no husband present, 3.2% had a male householder with no wife present, and 41.4% were non-families. 34.3% of all households were made up of individuals, and 14.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.23 and the average family size was 2.92.
The median age in the city was 39.8 years. 21.9% of residents were under the age of 18; 5.8% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 28.9% were from 25 to 44; 26.7% were from 45 to 64; and 16.6% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 46.6% male and 53.4% female.
As of 2000 the median income for a household in the city was $54,519, and the median income for a family was $68,030. Males had a median income of $46,721 versus $35,289 for females. The per capita income for the city was $28,834. About 2.3% of families and 3.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 3.9% of those under age 18 and 5.5% of those age 65 or over.