Nestled on the banks of the Rock River in southeastern Wisconsin, Watertown is a vibrant and growing community. With safe neighborhoods, affordable housing, and excellent public and private schools, Watertown offers all the charm of small town life, with easy access to nearby metropolitan amenities.
Population: Service area of 50,000 people
Watertown Regional Medical Center has served the people of Dodge and Jefferson Counties for more than 100 years. What began as a 16-bed hospital on Main Street has transformed into a comprehensive health system, providing state-of-the-art facilities, world class technology and advanced clinical programming including: emergency services, urgent care, comprehensive women’s health, orthopedics and sports medicine, heart and vascular services, and more.
Watertown Regional Medical Center is fully accredited by The Joint Commission. The hospital is proud to offer patients access to state-of-the-art technology including: 3D mammography, a Level IV Trauma certified emergency department, an on-site catheterization lab for advanced heart and vascular procedures, and laser-guided cataract surgery.
To learn more, visit www.watertownregional.com.
Nestled on the banks of the Rock River in southeastern Wisconsin, Watertown is strategically located between the state’s two largest cities. Five minutes from Interstate 94, which quickly connects to Madison (45 miles west) and Milwaukee (45 miles east), Watertown offers all the charm and affordability of a small town, with convenient access to “big city” amenities.
The Watertown community has a rich, long history. First settled by German immigrants in the mid-1800s, it was the site of the nation’s first kindergarten. Watertown's residents have always taken an active role in enhancing the quality of life for the community, a tradition that continues to this day. The Chamber of Commerce, schools, and other community-minded organizations offer many ways to welcome newcomers to the vibrant community, which is averaging growth of nearly 1.5% each year. Watertown residents enjoy many advantages, with safe neighborhoods, affordable housing, and excellent public and private schools.
From the local Farmers Market to Concerts in the Park, area residents have endless opportunities to come together. Every month boasts fun, local festivals and events that celebrate the city’s history, artisans, natural splendor and seasonal attractions.
Watertown residents take advantage of every season with a host of outdoor activities. With 275 acres of parks, the area is a beautiful setting for biking, hiking, horseback riding, golf, fishing, boating and kayaking in spring, summer and fall. The city boasts an aquatic center and indoor pool as well. Wintertime brings cross-country skiing, snowmobiling and other outdoor festivals and fun that make the most of every picturesque season.