Economic Development

DID YOU KNOW small businesses create 60 to 80 % of new jobs and pay more than 45 % of the U.S. payroll every year AND 99% of new jobs in rural areas are from expansion of existing businesses or new business start-ups. Crawford County is a great place for business!

For the most up-to-date information in Crawford County:

Crawford County’s Economic Development Organization:


Crawford County UW-Extension: Economic and Business Development.

For more information:

Community Development Educator
Crawford County – UW Cooperative Extension
225 N. Beaumont, Suite 240
Prairie du Chien, WI 53821
Phone: 608-326-0224
Fax: 608-326-0226