What you need to know about La Crosse, WI

La Crosse is located in La Crosse County, Wisconsin. The population is 89% White, 2% Black, 4% Asian and 1% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 2% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 2% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $40,340 and the median home value is $129,000. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in La Crosse, see each of the tabs above. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. La Crosse has a Walk Score ® of 52.


Homes Owned 50.24%
50.24% Complete
Homes Rented 49.76%
49.76% Complete

Real Estate

In La Crosse, Wisconsin

Ready to move to La Crosse? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in La Crosse.

Median Home Price

Lower than the state average


In La Crosse, Wisconsin

The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how La Crosse rates.

Median Household Income

Lower than the national average


In La Crosse, Wisconsin

Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in La Crosse.


Most residents are
10-24 Years old


In La Crosse, Wisconsin

Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in La Crosse.


Bachelor’s Degree 31%
31% Complete
Graduated High School 92%
92% Complete

La Crosse, WI's Livability Rankings