Allouez, WI - Homes for Sale and Community Information

front.spring.NEW.jpgAllouez, Wisconsin is a Green Bay suburb southeast of the city. This Brown County community is home to about 14,000 residents. It is named after Claude-Jean Allouez, a Jesuit missionary that established a mission nearby in 1671. In 2007, the Historic Allouez Society was founded to hold events and to educate the citizenry about the almost 350 years of Allouez history.

Packers coach Vince Lombardi called Allouez home during his tenure with the Green Bay Packers from 1959-1969. Today, Allouez residents that get tickets to Packer home games at Lambeau Field can enjoy the time-honored tradition of tailgating if they wish. Throughout the year, the Green Bay Packer Hall of Fame is a great destination for children and adults alike. The amazing history of the Packers is traced from the pre-1920 era to the present. You'll see historic memorabilia from the days of Curly Lambeau. The children's area includes an area for them to kick field goals. Fans young and old alike will enjoy the re-creation of Coach Vince Lombardi's office. Sit in his golden vinyl chair and imagine him working trades on the dial phone sitting on the desk.

Green Isle Park offers owners of Allouez WI real estate the traditional facilities found in many city parks like playground equipment and hiking trails. However, Green Isle Park also uniquely offers "Yoga in the Park" in the summer. Sport fishing in the Fox River is another pastime. Owners of Allouez WI homes can also head about twenty minutes northward to the waters of Green Bay. There, trophy smallmouth bass, walleyes, and even muskies can all be caught by the skilled angler. Fishing guides can be hired to help anglers zero in on hot spots.

Other popular experiences for owners of Allouez properties include trips to the National Railroad Museum, the Northeast Wisconsin Zoo, and to Bay Beach Amusement Park. Bay Beach is just to the north, along the shores of Green Bay. It includes both rides and pavilions that date to pre-WWII days. This is truly an amusement park that will take you back in time.

Golfers can enjoy private courses like nearby Green Bay Country Club and the Oneida Golf & Riding Club. Brown County Golf Course is a remarkably scenic public course that Golf Digest once ranked as one of the top 75 municipal courses in the country.

Allouez has been largely a bedroom community for the last half-century. Therefore, Allouez homes for sale will be found in subdivisions of varying ages. 1970s and 1980s-era colonials, ranches, and split-levels offer good values to relocating families. Newer subdivisions include modern Allouez homes with modern, energy-efficient designs. Real estate in Allouez also includes some larger, luxury estate-type homes that the potential Allouez home buyer can investigate. Four and five-bedroom residences with large yards and multi-car garages also represent some of the Allouez real estate that is available. Your search among the many homes for sale in Allouez will show a great deal of pride in ownership.

Tom Monahan
Tom Monahan
1740 E Matthew Drive De Pere WI 54115