About Eau Claire, WI
Eau Claire is where top-ranked University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire is one of four institutions of higher learning. The residential population of the city is nearing 67,000, and the influx of new students each fall breathes vitality into its already lively social scene. But, Eau Claire is not just a college town. It also has a thriving economic and industrial base, and has a reputation as a great place to work and retire, thanks to its affordable cost of living.