Business & Development

The Village of Waterford is located along the Fox River in western Racine County, southeast Wisconsin. 
 -  Population 2010 Census: 5.368
 -  Village area: 2.68 square miles


Community Profile Data 
US Census Bureau Quick Facts
Grant Opportunities 

Mill Rates

Village: Rate - $21.12  Ratio - 96%
Village Portion - $6.65
Village: Rate - $21.58   Ratio - 97%
Village Portion:  $6.65
Village: Rate - $22.95     Ratio - 95%    
Village Portion: $7.36

Begin the process

Review A Guide to Starting a Small Business in Waterford. Contact the Village Clerk or Village Administrator, and Building Inspector for permit, licensing, building codes and zoning questions. 

Industrial Parks

Westerra Business Campus
  - southwest Waterford, off S. Jefferson (Cty Hwy W) 
Waterford Industrial Park
  - northeast Waterford, St Hwys 36 and 164


Vision Waterford Master Plan

Vision Waterford Master Plan cover
Click on image to open the 2018 Master Plan update, approved by the Village Board on August 13, 2018.

Waterford Welcomes You!

  1. Wisconsin SBA 504 Business Loans

    Racine County Economic Development Corporation's Business Lending Partners partnered with Johnson Bank to assist with financing of Atmosphere Collaborative Space in downtown Racine. The multi-use space features a large workspace along with three private Read on...
  2. Curb Appeal Facade Grant Program

    The Village has funds for facade improvement for Village of Waterford businesses, with special focus in the Heritage District. Business and/or property owners can apply for a matching grant, maximum $5,000 for a front facade and signage (up to $250 for Read on...
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