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Retirement Living in Wausau Region - Wisconsin

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Area Description

While natural beauty and recreational opportunities are abundant in the Wausau Region, you will find that our greatest assets are the people who make our region a special place to live, work and play.

The entrepreneurial and philanthropic spirit of this area's founding fathers still lives in our region. This is a place where neighbor helps neighbor and business helps business. While we aren't the biggest community in Wisconsin, we offer many of the amenities found in larger cities.

Region Characteristics

Area Amenities

Things to Do, Recreation & Fitness

   We have a vibrant arts community, a unique public space downtown, the 400 Block, for concerts and public events, an interconnected system of cycling and recreational trails, a large downhill skiing facility, a downtown whitewater kayaking course, a world-class curling center and many large sporting complexes that host statewide events like the summer and winter Badger State Games.

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Monthly Temperatures / Rainfall

 Month  Low  Avg  High  Rain
 Jan  3.6  13.0  22.4  1.1 "
 Feb  9.3  19.0  28.7  0.9 "
 Mar  20.5  30.1  39.8  1.9 "
 Apr  33.2  44.0  54.8  2.8 "
 May  45.1  56.8  68.5  3.5 "
 Jun  54.2  65.5  76.7  4.2 "
 Jul  59.3  70.0  80.8  4.1 "
 Aug  57.4  67.8  78.3  4.5 "
 Sep  48.2  58.6  69.0  4.1 "
 Oct  37.3  47.0  56.7  2.6 "
 Nov  24.6  32.4  40.1  2.2 "
 Dec  10.6  18.7  26.8  1.3 "

Our location in the Upper Midwest offers all four seasons each year, accommodating a wide variety of outdoor activities.

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Cost of Living for Wausau Region, WI

Wausau Region, Wisconsin cost of living for Housing, Healthcare, Transportation, Taxes, Utilities, etc.:

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Senior Housing Options

Senior Assistance in Wausau Region, WI

Wausau Region, Wisconsin offers the following assistance for seniors:

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