Janesville, Wisconsin is a commuter city of over 59,000 people with easy access to numerous surrounding committees such as Beloit, Clinton, Delavan, Darien, Milton, and Evansville just to name a few.
Janesville, also known as the “City of Parks” is home to over 2,500 acres of beautiful parkland with over 20 acres of breathtaking botanical gardens and 9 historic districts. Twenty percent of Wisconsin’s buildings listed on the National Register of Historic Places can be found right here in Janesville. This provides endless opportunities for those who enjoy touring the state and checking out attractions on the historical registry.
Janesville’s long history of strong industry and economic success has helped turn the city into a major commercial and industrial center for the State-Line area. Janesville’s easy access to larger cities such as Madison, Rockford and Chicago make this a desirable area for numerous medical facilities and supporting businesses. Mercy Health Systems is currently Janesville’s number one employer followed closely by Dean St. Mary’s with its recent addition of a second hospital. The community has a strong local government and with the assistance of Forward Janesville has been successful on attracting new businesses to the area creating constant economic growth and higher paying jobs which in turn has helped to stabilize our housing market.
Whether you’re visiting Janesville for a weekend or staying for a lifetime, Janesville has something to offer everyone! If you want to move to the area, check out one of the listings below and contact an agent today!