Windsor is located just 10 minutes north of Madison. It is experiencing continuous residential and business growth, making Dane County one of the fastest-growing regions in Southern Wisconsin.Rich farmland and rolling hills combine for a pastoral landscape that draws residents looking for a distinctive community to call home. Proximity to the State Capitol and the Dane County Regional Airport, along with major state and interstate highways, make our location an easy destination.
Windsor is dedicated to the preservation of open spaces for public enjoyment and benefit. We are proud to offer over 390 acres of park and conservancy land which includes 19 park areas, the Token Creek Conservancy, and miles of walking and biking trails. Within these areas, we provide residents access to streams and water resources, quality play equipment, shelters, and athletic fields. Our open spaces provide residents with opportunities for active and passive recreation while maintaining the natural beauty of our community.
The DeForest Area Community and Senior Center is “the Cornerstone of the Community serving DeForest, Windsor, and Vienna” providing area residents a welcoming place to meet, participate, and volunteer while promoting independence, self-reliance and well-being for older adults and their families. The Center is a unique place offering many multi-generational programs and services for our community members and is one of the many outstanding and event-filled Centers in Wisconsin. We invite you to stop in to discover all we have to offer.
The mission of the DeForest Area School District is to provide an excellent education and engage, challenge, and inspire all students to pursue their full potential. The school is committed to a culture that honors knowledge, respects individuals, demands excellence, fosters life-long learning, and supports relationships that strengthen individuals, families and community.
The total population is 5286.