In the south-central portion of Oneida County you’ll find the city of Rhinelander. Rhinelander is a bustling city with a population of 7,798. It is also the county seat of Oneida County.
Rhinelander, the home of the’ Hodag’ and the heart of the Northwoods, is located “north of the tension line”. Surrounded by forests, pristine lakes and rivers, you will find a friendly little town with big city amenities. Rhinelander is a perfect balance between nature and creature comforts.
With a strong commercial and industrial base, Rhinelander has become the economic hub of Northern Wisconsin, servicing a regional population of over 200,000. Founded in 1882 as a logging community and mill town, Rhinelander now has a diverse economy with an airport, technical college, award winning community golf course and a variety of businesses including medical, paper-making, packaging, defense contractors and research facilities.
Within 15 minutes of Rhinelander you will find over 200 lakes, spectacular forests and solitude. Boom Lake and the Wisconsin River run through the downtown area and offer great waterfront views and excellent opportunities to get on the water.
Tourists become residents because of the unique quality of life that can only be found in Northern Wisconsin. Clean air and water, quality schools, excellent medical facilities and an involved community are just a few of the reasons to move to Rhinelander. Check out one of the listings below and see if Rhinelander is right for you!