From the great outdoors and countless recreation opportunities to the vibrant downtown and tight-knit community, there are so many reasons to call the Ludington Area home. And with a thriving economy and growing career opportunities, the time has never been better to take the plunge and LIVE LUDINGTON!
Check out the Local Perspectives below to hear why others have made the move to the Ludington Area, or click below for relocation information and start telling your own Ludington story.


“I found a place I can call home, and know truly that I can make a difference; that I can walk down the street with no concern for my children’s safety (unless out-of-town drivers are nearby); that I might just find myself in the paper on any given day; and that there’s some weird Polish version of Mardi Gras that seems to only happen at Wesco.

I’m not from here… but I’m glad to be here.”

Hear more of Chad’s Story


“My move happened when countless young people sought a simple, uncomplicated life style and the ability to ‘go back to the land’ to escape urban stress, expensive living, and isolation. After trying in the Detroit area to achieve these goals we forsook the cultural, entertainment, and career advantages of the city, packed a U-Haul, and headed north.”

Hear more of Margaret’s Story

Think Big

“Now that we have lived here a few years I continue to be impressed. I especially like living in a community where there are people who are not afraid to be “big” thinkers and talk about and actually make things happen.”

Hear more of Gene’s Story

Start telling your own Ludington story.

Click below for information and resources to jump start your life in Ludington.