La Porte (a French word that means “the door”) is a city that lives up to its name by offering a doorway to safe and secure living, outstanding education and superb quality of life. The county seat of the second largest county by area in Indiana, La Porte has approximately 22,000 residents.
It is a hub for manufacturing and business, entertaining events and programs, and adventurous outdoor activities. A prospering downtown business center and several shopping plazas assure plentiful commerce, while health care is available through several excellent providers.
The schools in La Porte reflect the community’s strong support of education with exceptional facilities, the incorporation of the newest technology into the curriculum, top-quality instructors and staff, and a strong sense of community pride for local extracurricular activities.
Likewise, the city is dedicated to providing top-notch recreational amenities to the community and maintains over a dozen parks while providing unique special events such as WinterFest and the Night Bike Ride.