Welcome to the website of the Village of Paw Paw

Founded in 1859, the Village of Paw Paw is a vibrant, growing community that is home to a number of exciting festivals, local businesses, and historic locations. With a population of over 3,500, our residents enjoy scenic, rural surroundings and a convenient location within driving distance of Kalamazoo and Lake Michigan. Encompassing a number of beautiful parks, lakes, and rivers, Paw Paw has earned a reputation for being a wonderful place to plan a day trip, spend an evening, or stay for a relaxing vacation. A full-service community, we’re also business-friendly and provide broadband fiber optic Internet to all properties. Whether you’re looking to enjoy a peaceful weekend, build and grow your business, or start a family, the Village of Paw Paw welcomes you!