“Here is a town...with electric lighted streets, and blocks of buildings, which are stately enough and also architecturally fine enough to command respect in any city. It is a choice town.” - Mark Twain, Life on the Mississippi, 1883.
It is now the 21st Century, and although we have progressed far beyond the novel idea of "electric lighted streets", we still agree with the great American author that the La Crosse area, with all of our buildings, businesses, and people, "command respect in any city".
The Greater La Crosse Area has some of the most exceptional standards of living in the Midwest. Our residents are provided with affordable real estate that will make them proud to call it their home.
Our region is made up of a large and diverse group of communities, each bringing a different value to the area that makes the region an exciting mix of cultures and ideals.
Residents enjoy an array of outdoor activities that range from mountain biking to ice fishing, while also having the benefit of modern urban activities that feature a an eclectic local brewery scene and a nightlife that rivals almost any. With so many things to do and explore, the greater La Crosse region will always keep you active and entertained.