Port Washingtonâ€™s beautiful setting on the Lake Michigan shore give it a very strong appeal to those looking to move into the area. The city had a population of 11,250 at the time of the 2010 census, meaning it offers a mix of small town and big city living.
The downtown Port Washington area offers many different types of shops for residents and visitors alike. The extensive list of shops in the downtown district include everything from naturally made products like soaps and lotions to bait shops that will help you prepare for your Lake Michigan fishing trip. If you don’t have your own boat but still want to go fishing on Michigan, check out one of the 9 different charters available around the area and find the one that fits your needs. The Port Washington area is also home to five different golf courses that each provide their own challenge for even the most experienced golfer. Want to learn something new? Check out any of the 9 different museums and cultural centers scattered around the area and learn about everything from local history to the history of one of Europe’s smallest countries, Luxembourg.
Dining options are plentiful in the city, which is great for those who want to try new foods along with indulge in the classics. The Twisted Oak Restaurant serves up some of the classics like burgers and Friday fish frys, along with a mix of fancier takes on traditional dishes. Some of these hybrids include Wild Mushroom and Spinach Stroganoff and the Asian BBQ Atlantic Salmon. The Hundred Mile House offers the high quality dishes you might find at an upscale restaurant, but also offers a menu that uses seasonal ingredients to always ensure the highest quality of food for it’s patrons.
Port Washington is a city full of opportunity and fun, making it a great place to live. If you’re looking at moving around the Port Washington area, check out one of the listings down below!