La Crosse, Wisconsin 

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Population

51,928

+1.4% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.6%

Median Income

$40,340

Median Home Price

$157,200

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Best Places to Live in La Crosse, Wisconsin

Small city - Extreme southwest Wisconsin along Mississippi River and I-90, 60 miles west of Rochester, Minnesota. August, June and September are the most pleasant months in La Crosse, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

La Crosse, WI Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Attractive setting
Small-town atmosphere
Low crime rate
Cons
Recent job declines
Harsh winters
Isolation


What Bert Has To Say About La Crosse-Onalaska Metro Area

Eighteenth-century European travelers and trappers founded La Crosse as a crossing point over the Mississippi River. Today’s balanced economic base includes mixed agriculture, orchards, and dairy farms alongside businesses in manufacturing, furniture, mail-order, and food distribution.


QUICK FACTS

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Country: United States
State: Wisconsin
County: La Crosse County
Metro Area: La Crosse-Onalaska Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat liberal
City: La Crosse
Zip Codes: 54601 54603
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 838 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in La Crosse is 3.6% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. La Crosse jobs have increased by 0.9%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, La Crosse's cost of living is 15.6% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare La Crosse's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, La Crosse county remained strongly Democratic, 55.8% to 42.3%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
La Crosse's population is 51,928 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 1.4%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 15.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in La Crosse is Real Estate: $157,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.3%.

SCHOOLS
La Crosse public schools spend $14,755 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.4 students per teacher in La Crosse. More Education



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Housing Market in La Crosse

It's a good time to buy in La Crosse. Home Appreciation is up 6.3% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in La Crosse is $157,200.

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Reviews for La Crosse   15 Reviews
Great town to visit, not live in!!! - 12/13/2020
I have lived in La Crosse for almost 30 years. Its basically a dying town. Their is not much of a future hear unless you like fish fry's on Friday night or going to... Read More

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Jeremy schwem - 4/15/2018
This is where I was born Lacrosse Wisconsin and yes nice no Falls in the winter time I wish I can come... Read More

Jeremy schwem - 4/15/2018
This is where I was born Lacrosse Wisconsin and yes nice no Falls in the winter time I wish I can come... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN LA CROSSE, WISCONSIN
54601 54603

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