Quality of Life

Location and Climate

  • Located along the western shores of Lake Michigan bordering the Village of Fox Point to the south, Village of River Hills to the west, and City of Mequon to the north.
  • Residents enjoy a four season climate and receive an average of 34.82 inches of precipitation (rain and snow) per year.

Parks, Recreation, and Natural Areas

  •  The Village owns and maintains the 7.1 acre Ellsworth Park. The park features a baseball diamond, tennis courts, volleyball court, soccer fields, and an ADA accessible playground. Residents are able to rent the pavilion for events and parties.
  •  A portion of Doctor's Park, a Milwaukee County Park, is located in the Village along Lake Michigan in the southeast corner of the Village.
  • The Village is home to the 185 acre Schlitz Audubon Nature Center (SANC), located along Lake Michigan. The SANC has over six miles of hiking trails and a 60 foot tall observation tower.
  • Senior residents are served by the Fox-Point Bayside LX Club, which provides activities six days a week to all seniors in the North Shore Community.

Public Safety