About Waukesha, WI

The City of Waukesha is located in the heart of beautiful Waukesha County, Wisconsin and just a short commute from bustling downtown Milwaukee.

Waukesha is the largest community in the county and the 7th largest in the state. It is located adjacent to the Town of Waukesha and Milwaukee county is just due east of Waukesha.

Safe neighborhoods, good schools, access to great healthcare and easy commute to work, Waukesha a great place to raise a family.

From active downtown life to beautiful generations-preserved farmland, Waukesha is all the fun of a big city with all the charm of small-town rural Midwest.

Today, Waukesha is a thriving community representing diversified industry, numerous educational institutions and wide-ranging hospitality industry.

We enjoy the beauty of all four seasons in Waukesha. Spend the hot summers at one of our many lakes, enjoy breathtaking Fall foliage colors from one of our many hiking trails, like at Minooka Park.

We also enjoy some of the most beautiful winters around with tons of fun winter activities like sledding, skating, cross-country skiing, ice-fishing and snowmobiling during the snowy months, and beautiful Spring weather brings new life and an array of outdoor activities.

Les Paul, the famous inventor of electric guitars, is from Waukesha. It is the only small town known as Gibson Guitar Town.

Downtown Waukesha has many things to see for both residents and visitors alike, including historic venues, beautiful bike trails, many parks, and there is art from the public visible in many areas of the city.

In recent years, the Waukesha dining scene seems to have exploded, offering a wide spectrum of dining options. For a great meal and a little historic charm, Taylor’s People’s Park is the place to go. It is a charming CivilWar era building in the heart of downtown Waukesha that offers a delicious menu and great views.

Recent job growth in Waukesha is a positive. Jobs have increased by 0.73 percent. Career opportunities, great schools, outdoor fun all year round and big city appeal with small town Midwest charm makes Waukesha a great city to live, work and enjoy life.

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