Living in DeWitt

DeWitt is a community high in amenities, including a state-of-the-art hospital and attached nursing home, physicians to fit  the needs of optometry, dentistry, chiropractic care, physical therapy, podiatry, specialty services and family practice centers.  DeWitt takes care of our community from the very young with licensed childcare/preschool centers and many in-home childcare facilities, to our elderly with several elderly housing units, an assisted living facility and our award winning nursing home, Westwing Place. 

Quality of life is a strong point of DeWitt with our newly renovated Main Street filled with service and unique retail businesses. DeWitt Parks and Recreation operates our high-quality Aquatic Center, featuring a zero-depth wading pool, two slides and a drop slide. Several parks adorn our community including Lincoln Park, Paarmann Park and Westbrook Park with an extensive walking/ibke trail. Entertainment in Dewitt is endless with bowling lanes, year-round family sports, golf course, theater, swimming and tennis courts.

We invite you to experience the comforts of small-town living, while being minutes from large city life. Take in the beauty, recreation, culture and community pride in our town of nearly 5,500. Visit for a while and find you are always welcome in DeWitt.