Welcome to De Pere.  Whether you are visiting our community or looking for a location to live or start a business, De Pere has everything to make your experience exceptional.  De Pere's historic downtowns offer unique shopping, casual and fine dining and live entertainment including a comedy theatre and a variety of music.  Our community boasts an exceptional quality of life and is known for its beautiful river views, water sports, parks, progressive attitude and family friendliness.  We have over 1,400 acres of modern business parks and are home to the area's largest employer, Humana.  The community has two exceptional public school districts, a special needs school, Montessori and parochial schools, and is also home to nationally recognized Saint Norbert College.   Do not be surprised to find yourself dining or enjoying music among old friends and new of every age appreciating everything our diverse community has to offer.  Whether you are visiting or already reside in De Pere, you will have the opportunity to enjoy the incredible quality of life our community offers every day.