Sheboygan (pop. ~50,000) is the largest community in the county and is the center of the area’s “foodie” community with an astonishing array of restaurants and the premier farmers market.

Sheboygan has two world class art venues and one of the top beaches in the Midwest. The community is bicycle friendly with multiple city parks. Most activities in Sheboygan are family-orientated, but even those without kids enjoy the raw beauty of Lake Michigan, concerts, YMCA with lakeviews, bakeries and pubs.



Things to Do

Sheboygan’s landscape allows for many different types of recreational activities that take place in all seasons of the year. From volleyball leagues and swim classes to triathalon training and ski trips. We provide the best options of recreation for your work-life balance.

Youth Activities

Adult Activities

Sheboygan offers 34 beautiful parks and athletic complexesoffering residents a variety of outdoor recreation options. And this is a city where you can definitely expect the unexpected. There’s something to do every weekend. Start your Saturday morning at the farmer’s market, head to the beach, then catch an evening open-air concert downtown. Cooler by the lake is a phenomenon that truly exists. It’s so refreshing on those hot and humid days of summer.

Sheboygan Safety

Community Services (Quick Facts)
Police & Crime
Police Department Sheboygan Police Department
24-Hour Police Yes
Violent Crime per 1.000 residents 2.87 (National Median: 3.8)
Property Crime per 1.000 residents 25.47 (National Median: 27.3)
Fire & Rescue
Fire Service Provider Sheboygan Fire Department
Full-Time Fire Yes
Ambulance Service Provider Sheboygan Fire Department | Orange Cross Ambulance
Full-Time Ambulance Yes
Emergency Medical Services
Hospital in Community St. Nicholas | Aurora Memorial
Urgent Care in Community Aurora | Prevea