La Crosse WI

La Crosse, WisconsinLocated along the Mississippi River, La Crosse is a city of over 51,000 residents.  Building on its early history as a trading post, La Crosse continues to be a center for commerce and economic development.

Major employers in the La Crosse area include the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse and 2 other colleges, two regional hospitals and health care service providers, manufacturing companies, county and city government offices, communications networks, retail businesses, and local school districts.

The La Crosse Municipal Airport, Amtrak passenger train, regional bus services, and major interstate highways serve the area transportation needs. Freight trains and river barges carry cargo of raw materials and manufactured goods.

La Crosse has a wide variety of recreation and cultural events throughout the year.