Located in the west central area of Wisconsin just 12 miles east of La Crosse is the village of West Salem
. It is a town rich in history and, with the scenic beauty of the surrounding bluffs and valleys, this area is known as "God's Country". Having a population of just over 4,700 people, West Salem real estate is a small town with a large community spirit.West Salem's Economy
Businesses operating in West Salem real estate include those in the agricultural, industrial and service-related as well as several car dealerships.
West Salem DemographicsWest Salem Schools
Med Household Income: $47,900
Med Home Value: $138,700
The West Salem School District
has a mission. This mission is to provide students access to a quality education with high academic standards which helps to develop citizens with the skills and behavior necessary for lifelong learning and employment. There is one elementary, one middle and one high school in West Salem's public educational system. There are also two private schools to choose from for a private education.Things to See and Do in West Salem
West Salem real estate has always been the center of county activity. The Interstate Fairgrounds located here feature a wide variety of events like train shows, firearms shows, the state fair and more. Also located at the Fairgrounds is the La Crosse Fairgrounds Speedway, which is the only NASCAR sanctioned race track in Wisconsin.
For outdoor recreational fun, there is always alot to do. During the warmer months, boating, fishing and swimming at Lake Neshonoc is a refreshing way to keep cool. Or maybe just relaxing with a picnic and camping at Veterans Memorial Park. For a little more exercise, try hiking and biking the LaCrosse River State Trail which meanders through scenic and historical areas of "God's Country" and is always a great way to spend the day. West Salem events calendar
If you are looking for a small town to call home, West Salem real estate just might be the place for you.