Waukesha is a progressive leader in providing a high quality of life at a conservative price.
Our goal for Waukesha is to become the #1 rated Best Small City in America by 2018.
- In 2012 Money Magazine ranked Waukesha as one of the "100 Best Places to Live" in the United States
- In 2011 the National Recreation and Park Association granted us their "Gold Medal Award" and the Wisconsin Library Association designated our Library the "Wisconsin Library of the Year"
- In 2012 and 2011 America's Promise Alliance ranked Waukesha one of the "100 Best Communities for Young People"