Business leaders need current and accurate information to succeed. The MMAC's research library provides fact sheets, economic indicators, demographic profiles and survey results that help to identify emerging trends, potential challenges and promising opportunities.


2009 Benchmarking: Indicators for a World-Class Business Climate

Benchmarks the metro Milwaukee region against other major metros on a number of indicators reflecting on the region's business climate
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Business Outlook Survey

Quarterly survey of Milwaukee area businesses on expectations towards future business activity
[text summary] [pdf version]

Community ProfilesMetro Milwaukee

Selected statistics on population, housing and schools for larger municipalities in the metro area
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Cost of Living Fact Sheet

Fact sheet comparing Metro Milwaukee's ACCRA cost of living index to selected other major metro areas
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Economic Trends Newsletter

Monthly report tracking selected economic indicators for the metro Milwaukee area
[text summary] [pdf report]

Holiday Closing Survey

Annual survey of holiday closing plans for major Milwaukee area employers
[text summary]

Major Employers in Metro Milwaukee

Fact sheet listing top metro Milwaukee area private sector employers
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Metro Milwaukee Demographics

Selected economic and demographic information on metro Milwaukee
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Municipal DemographicsMetro Milwaukee

Selected population, housing and economic statistics on metro area municipalities
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Relocation Information

General information on metro Milwaukee. Includes population, taxes, cost of living, culture & recreation, economic and labor force information
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Wage SurveyMetro Milwaukee

Average annual and hourly wage levels by occupation from statistics provided by the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development
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Zip Code StatisticsMetro Milwaukee

Selected demographic and economic statistics for metro area zip codes
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