Lake Geneva


Community Stats

County: Walworth County

Population: 7,746

City Info: Local government website

To Milwaukee: 54 Min

To Chicago:88 Min

Lake Geneva Overview

Every season in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin is iconic and memorable. From long days spent soaking up the sun on the boat or beach to walks along the 27 miles of wintery lakeshore, there’s something special about Lake Geneva that keeps residents and visitors captivated by this unique haven. Located in Southeastern Wisconsin’s Walworth County, this small resort town is made up of about 8,000 permanent residents.

Although a popular place in the summertime for vacation goers from the nearby Chicago and Milwaukee areas, Lake Geneva has something spectacular to offer all year-round. People from all walks of life flood to this one-of-a-kind city to enjoy fun-filled days on the water, relax at the award-winning spas, browse the unique boutiques and shops, and enjoy everything from fine dining to local ice cream shops.

Lake Geneva’s rich history runs deep with industry and development from the early days of the industrial boom and roaring 20’s. It became a retreat for shapeshifters like the Wrigley’s and Morton’s, even Al Capone and his bandits from the Chicagoland area.

The city quickly became known as the “Newport of the West.” Located conveniently near major cities such as Chicago, Madison, and Milwaukee, Lake Geneva is located in the heart of three separate major airports making access in and out of the city convenient. As well as a short escape to enjoy urban events and experiences.

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Rushwood Park

Big Foot Beach State Park

Flatiron Park


Gino's East

Next Door Pub & Pizzeria

Red Geranium

Sopra Bistro

Tempura House


Elementary School: Eastview Elementary School

Middle School: Lake Geneva Middle School

High School: Badger High School

City Snapshot Lake Geneva, WI

Average Days on Market
Single Family
35.36% since March 2018
Units sold
February 2018
--33.33% since January 2018
Median Sale Price
February 2018 - Single Family
7.25% since January 2018
Percentage of Asking Price
February 2018 - Single Family
+4.76% since January 2018


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