Waukesha is a progressive leader in providing a high quality of life at a conservative price.
*In 2018, the National Council for Home Safety and Security ranked Waukesha as 26th safest City in Wisconsin.
*In 2017, 24/7 Wall Street ranked the City of Waukesha as the most livable City in Wisconsin and #36 on the list of America's 50 best cities to live in.
*In 2017, WalletHub ranked Waukesha as the 10th Best Place to Raise a Family in Wisconsin.
*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."