Eau Claire, Wisconsin is located in the heart of West Central Wisconsin at the confluence of the Chippewa and Eau Claire rivers and approximately 90 miles east of Minneapolis/St.Paul. With a population of approximately 66,000, the city offers numerous reasons why it is a great place to live, work and play. Eau Claire has a perfect mix of urban and rural life, providing many of the things that people value.
||Living in Eau Claire|
Residents of Eau Claire enjoy the urban qualities of a healthy and diverse economy, high quality health care, excellent educational institutions, an abundance of retail shopping and numerous cultural and entertainment events. At the same time, they appreciate the comforts and conveniences of small town life – affordable housing, friendly people and low crime.
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Eau Claire is a region with many employment opportunities in a variety of areas, such as retail and trade industries, health care establishments and educational institutions.
The City of Eau Claire has a city council and city manager form of government. All departments, including fire, library, police and public works, offer high quality service to the residents of Eau Claire. Adjacent to Eau Claire, Altoona has a mayorial/city council type of govenment.
Eau Claire – a perfect place to call home!