Oostburg, WI (pop ~3,000) is one of the cleanest, well-maintained communities in the state. Dutch for “east town”, the area is home to a significant Dutch population and is home to the best performing public school in a 40-mile radius according to the State’s school report card. The community has been recognized by Yahoo as the most conservative voting community in Wisconsin and has an active home-school community.



Things to Do

You’ll feel at home in Oostburg, if you’re drawn to a close-knit, family-friendly community. Every other summer, there’s the Heritage Days Festival, the “biggest block party” in the village. Local folks of all ages turn out in droves to support the sports teams. On a typical Friday night, it often seems as though the entire town is there to cheer on the football team.Go Dutchmen!

For many cyclists throughout Sheboygan County and beyond, Oostburg is a destination and rest break, often including breakfast at Judi’s Place. The Interurban Trail, once the Milwaukee Electric Railway and Light Company route, is a 40-mile paved path connecting Milwaukee and Sheboygan with a trailhead in Oostburg at DeMaster Road. The trail is free and available for non-motorized sports including bicycling, roller blading, cross-country skiing, running and bird watching. Oostburg is also only a few miles from Kohler-Andrae State Park.

Oostburg Safety

Community Services (Quick Facts)
Police & Crime
Police Department Sheboygan Police Department
Violent Crime per 1.000 residents 0.00 (National Median: 3.8)
Property Crime per 1.000 residents 6.54 (National Median: 27.3)
Fire & Rescue
Fire Service Provider Oostburg Fire Department
Ambulance Service Provider Oostburg Ambulance
24 Hr. Ambulance Yes
Emergency Medical Services
Hospital in Community No. A hospital is 11 miles away
Urgent Care in Community No. A clinic is 11 miles away