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La Crosse County by the Numbers


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Viterbo University in La Crosse, Wisconsin

Viterbo University is located in beautiful La Crosse, Wisconsin. There are many opportunities for seasonal recreation activities, which are highlighted in the video. We encourage you to visit Viterbo to experience the campus and community in person:

Posted by Viterbo University on Tuesday, July 26, 2016

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Median Household Income (2015 Inflation Adjusted Dollars)

Travel Time To Work (minutes)

# of Higher Education within 60 miles

Accommodation & Food Sales (2007)

Retail Sales (2007)

La Crosse Business Environment

The cities of La Crosse, Onalaska and Holmen and a dozen surrounding towns and villages comprise the County of La Crosse, which is home to more than 114,000 residents.

Join the growing business community Inc magazine named the nation’s 4th Best Small City for Doing Business and 15th Best City in America to Do Business in 2005. For demographics, employment data and education statistics, visit

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Revised May 2015


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Four Seasons of Fun

In Nature’s Place to Play

The Arts

La Crosse has an abundance of art adorning our streets and filling our senses. Here are just a few of the places where art tends to congregate, but there’s much more on the Arts Community Calendar.

Community Events

Explore La Crosse

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Our Municipalities View Source


La Crosse, City        51,320
Onalaska, City        17,736
Holmen, Village        9,005
Onalaska, Town        5,623
West Salem, Village    4,799
Shelby, Town             4,715
Campbell, Town        4,314
Holland, Town           3,701
Hamilton, Town        2,436
Greenfield, Town      2,061

Our Infrastructure

By Air

La Crosse Regional Airport

Low. Stress. Experience.

The La Crosse Regional Airport offers close parking, easy check-in, convenient daily flights to major hubs, free WiFi, and a comfortable atmosphere to make your travel experience a pleasure.

By Water

Port of La Crosse

An International Gateway

Situated at mile 697 on the Upper Mississippi River. More than 1 million tons of commodities are transported by barge every year.

Inbound Shipments:

  • Asphalt for road construction
  • Cement for buildings and road construction
  • Coal for power production
  • Cottonseed as a source for cattle feed
  • Fertilizer for area farms
  • Pig Iron for Wisconsin foundries
  • Salt to melt road ice
  • Other Bulk Products

Outbound Shipments:

  • Grain (corn and soybeans)
  • Specialty manufacturing

Connecting La Crosse area farmers and manufacturers to international markets.

Mississippi River Port Size

Wisconsin Port Size

Tons of Commodities Transported

Bushels of Grain

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