Welcome to the De Pere area where 96% of surveyed adult residents say that life here is either good or excellent and 84% say the quality of life is either as good as it was five years ago or EVEN BETTER!
With 2 high-quality, high-performing public school districts and a web of excellent private schools, it is easy to see why 61% of area adults have lived here less than 20 years and 64% are between the ages of 35-64 and raising families here. Our median age is 35.4 and median household income is $65,678, which means our residents are relatively young and comfortable and 68% live in homes they are buying. . Our area? A great place for families!
From the beautiful, stately homes of the North Broadway Street Historic District to new modern subdivisions; from stylish riverfront condos to elegant senior apartments, De Pere has what you are seeking in an area to plant your roots. Come to a place that is far more than a geographic location--one where tradition, family and community are not slogans, but threads in the fabric of life!
Rivers, creeks and trails feed your hunger for the beauty of nature, world class schools and the renowned St. Norbert Collee fill your desire for exemplary educational options and a highly diverse, robust business sector address your personal economic development.
We have a great park system, recreation offerings, miles of the Fox River Trail system and, of course, the Fox River herself with 2 public boat landings to encourage and enable residents and visitors to enjoy all the natural beauty the area offers.
A Sustainability Effort , SEEDs for De Pere, has begun to enhance, protect and foster these assets for current and future residents. Stewardship has a home here. The City of De Pere is an intriguing mix of tradition and bright-eyed vision. City questions? Click here...
Downtown De Pere has a rich history and is home to several historic districts as well as one of the oldest Main Street programs in Wisconsin.
The De Pere Area Chamber of Commerce is proud to bring together government, residents and the business community to coordinate efforts where needed, lead efforts where appropriate and enhance the work of others as requested - Community Development- it is what Your Chamber does! Browse our member directory and then come visit!
Considering our area? It is always Better by the Bay!
The De Pere Downtown Master Plan has been completed!
The De Pere Area - come feel the excitement - what are you waiting for?