"The Village of Wauconda invites you and your family to visit our great community!"

for Residents

The Village of Wauconda surrounds beautiful Bangs Lake, a 306 acre recreational jewel that offers a variety of recreational activities such as swimming, fishing, and boating. Historic buildings and tree-lined streets offer an escape from the bustle of everyday life.

for Businesses

Wauconda has a thriving business community with a unique mix of retailers, service providers, and industry. The Village’s elected officials and staff take a proactive approach to economic development through teamwork and streamlined services.

for Visitors

For the third year in a row, the Village of Wauconda is the proud recipient of the Daily Herald’s 2014 Top Pick Award for “Best City/Town to Live”!  It is the perfect destination for family recreation, unique dining, and leisurely shopping along our beautiful Main Street.

At a Glance

TIF District Update 2014

TIF Update: March 4, 2014 The Village of Wauconda’s Tax Increment Financing...

Beautiful Bangs Lake at Sunrise

Beautiful Bangs Lake is a year-round playground for outdoor enthusiasts!

Wauconda Queens

Wauconda Area Queens with Mayor Bart

2014 Board of Trustees

2014 Board of Trustees


Historical Cook House

Wauconda Winter

Winter fun!