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Moving to Door County

Make your dream a reality. Relocate to Door County.

Whether you're starting a new business, making plans for your retirement, investing in a vacation home or just moving to the area, your quality of life is about to improve. 

Door County is a perfect blend of natural beauty, culture and hospitality, which makes it a unique draw to residents and visitors. The county is comprised of 19 municipalities bordered by the waters of Green Bay to the west and Lake Michigan to the east. With over 300 miles of shorelines, 11 golf courses, 5 state parks, 19 county parks and a world-class cultural community, it's no wonder more than 2 million visitors vacation in Door County each year. 

While tourism is the county's primary economic engine, the area offers a variety of employment opportunities. The city of Sturgeon Bay is home to manufacturing, shipbuilding and county government, as well as many service businesses. Students in the county's five public school districts and six private schools consistently score above average in state testing. In addition to the excellent public and private schools, Northeast Wisconsin Technical College (NWTC) is also nearby. The local campus is located in Sturgeon Bay with classes available in multiple locations throughout Door County and online. Additionally, the University of Wisconsin Green Bay is located just 40 miles south of Sturgeon Bay. 

Don't pass up the opportunity to make beautiful Door County your home. If you have any further questions or need additional assistance, please don't hesitate to call us at (800) 52-RELAX. 

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Door County Economic Development Corporation Welcomes New Businesses to Door County

While the Door County peninsula and island are treasured as vacation destinations, they're also known for their thriving business climate, which is energized by local, regional and global companies. People like the way business is done here, in a relaxed atmosphere enhanced by extraordinary natural beauty. Door County Economic Development Corporation (DCEDC) partners with entrepreneurs to help build successful businesses throughout the area. 

If you are interested in starting or relocating a company on the peninsula or Washington Island, DCEDC can assist you with finding the perfect location, financing, incentives and other information to help your Door County business thrive. The quarterly Business By Nature e-newsletter from DCEDC will give you brief local business news stories, valuable insight, inspiration, and other important information on starting or relocating a business in the area. Sign up today. 

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