Racine County Truly Has It All!

Located on the shores of Lake Michigan and conveniently positioned between Chicago and Milwaukee, Racine County boasts lakefront beaches and gentle rolling hills, vibrant urban areas and peaceful rural retreats.

World-renowned businesses, first-class amenities and 17 unique communities are just a few reasons why nearly 200,000 diverse and welcoming residents call Racine County home.

The Root River

Racine County is named after one of its most unique landmarks, the Root River. Racine is French for “root.”

True Four Seasons

Racine County enjoys a climate with four seasons, prime for an abundance of recreation activities.

Accessibility is Key

Racine County is just 25 miles from Milwaukee and 65 miles from Chicago.


A Community of Communities

Racine County is made up of 17 unique communities: 2 cities, 4 towns and 11 villages.

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We’re so glad you’ve decided to learn more about Racine County and all we have to offer. Whether you choose to live, work or play here – Racine County truly has it all!

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Highlighting & Promoting the Abundance of Opportunities Available in Racine County for Individuals, Families, Workers and Employers Who Decide to “Take Root” in Racine County.