Come visit and see for yourself all the beauty and charm Oconomowoc has to offer. We’re a community of rich history, proud community members and neighbors who take great care in nurturing the tranquil beauty that surrounds this lake area gem. With state of the art business operations, inviting world class facilities, restaurants and boutiques, Oconomowoc provides a real metropolitan flavor with a hometown flare. Visit us today and see Lake Country’s best kept secret!
- The first passenger train from Milwaukee arrived in Oconomowoc on December 14, 1854, as part of the Milwaukee and Watertown Railroad Company’s rapidly expanding Milwaukee & Mississippi line.
- Oconomowoc schools are served by the Oconomowoc Area School District (OASD). Elementary schools (grades pre-K through 4th) include: Greenland Elementary, Summit Elementary, Park Lawn Elementary, Meadow View Elementary, and Ixonia Elementary. Oconomowoc has two middle schools, Silver Lake and Nature Hill Intermediate school, which serve students in 5th through 8th grades. These opened for the 2008–2009 year, replacing the older Oconomowoc Middle School.