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A Thriving Destination

 Waukesha County is part of the Milwaukee metropolitan area and southeast Wisconsin region, otherwise known as the Milwaukee 7 (M7) region. Its strategic location is just 20 minutes west of downtown Milwaukee and less than an hour east of Madison. Waukesha County and the M7 region have strategically planned and well-maintained infrastructure connecting communities throughout the region. This affords Waukesha County businesses and residents easy access to:

Skilled Workforce

Strong Educational Opportunities

Premier Healthcare Systems

Healthy Business Climate

Affordable Housing

Full-Service Airports

Centrally Located

Waukesha County is conviently located 15 miles west of Milwaukee, 60 miles east of Madison, and 100 miles north-west of Chicago. Its location and proximity to I-94 and I-43 provide quick access to outlying areas, businesses, and recreational opportunities. Waukesha County's close proximity to Milwaukee and Madison also make it a central hub for commuters with the average commute time for Waukesha County residents being 23 minutes.

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Learn more about why Waukesha County is a great place to live, work and play.