Milwaukee is the largest city in the state of Wisconsin and the fifth-largest city in the Midwestern United States. The seat of Milwaukee County, the city is located on Lake Michigan's south-western shore and was incorporated in 1846. It is the main cultural and economic centre of the Milwaukee metropolitan area, the fourth-most densely populated metropolitan area in the Midwest. Milwaukee has a regional GDP of over $107 billion.
Milwaukee is rated Gamma - by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network (GaWC) which evaluates and ranks the relationships between world cities in the context of globalisation. Gamma level cities are cities that link smaller economic regions into the world economy.
Milwaukee has a population of over 590,157 people. Milwaukee also forms part of the wider Milwaukee metropolitan area which has a population of over 1,575,179 people. Milwaukee is the #84 hipster city in the world, with a hipster score of 4.7114 according to the Hipster Index which evaluates and ranks the major cities of the world according to the number of vegan eateries, coffee shops, tattoo studios, vintage boutiques, and record stores per 100,000 city residents.
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