La Crosse, Wisconsin 

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Population

52,306

3% Growth

Unemployment Rate

4.7%

Median Income

$40,340

Avg. Home Price

$127,900

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
Pros
-Attractive setting
-Small-town atmosphere
-Low crime rate
Cons
-Recent job declines
-Harsh winters
-Isolation

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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

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 4.7% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. La Crosse jobs have increased by 0.40%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, La Crosse's cost of living is 10.80% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare La Crosse's Cost of Living
POPULATION
La Crosse's population is 52,306 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 2.56%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 21 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in La Crosse is $127,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.26%. Check out the homes in the area.
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. Learn More...

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Housing Market in La Crosse

It's not a good time to buy in La Crosse. Home Appreciation is down -1.4% in the last 12 months. Browse La Crosse Real Estate.

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Reviews for La Crosse    14 Reviews
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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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)

Not bad - I liked it except for State Government - 1/22/2018
Well, not bad really. Pretty and they were kind to their poor. I think anyplace that is kind to their poor has to have value (and that's not just because I am not... (Read More)


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ZIP CODES IN LA CROSSE, WISCONSIN
54601 54603