2935 S. Fish Hatchery Rd. #413
Fitchburg, WI 53711
Phone: (608) 231-5151

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Welcome to Wisconsin

What Madison Has to Offer

Madison, Wisconsin consistently ranks as a top community in which to live, work, play, and raise a family. A favorite Midwestern getaway, Madison is also a premier meeting and convention destination. Madison is the only American city built on an isthmus which provides a beautiful setting and many recreational opportunities. In addition to being a fabulous city, Madison has also received national recognition for its high quality of life.

#1 Greenest City in America
Nerdwallet, April 2014

The Best Cities on Earth for Biking
Yahoo Travel, June 2015

#2 Best Midwest Cities for Green Commuters
Homeownersinsurance.com, May 2013

#3 in Top Ten Healthiest Cities
Livability.com, April 2015

Madison Ranked #8 in Happiest, Healthiest Cities in America
Prevention.com, September 2013 and Huffington Post, January 2014

#1 in America's 10 Best College Football Towns
USA Today, December 2014

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Madison Demographics:

Madison Population - 243,344 (2013)
Dane County Population - 509,939 (2013)

20˚ F average winter
71˚ F average summer

Average Annual Precipitation: 34.5 inches

Elevation - 850 ft/above sea level

City Area - 64 sq. miles
County - Dane

Nearby Metropolitan Cities:
Milwaukee - 77 Miles
Dubuque - 95 Miles
Chicago - 142 Miles

Strong Neighborhoods - Strong City
Find the neighborhood that fits you best :
Madison Neighborhoods



bike path

Bikers in front of Monona Terrace® Community and Convention Center – ©Photo by Skot Weidemann, courtesy GMCVB.


Hockey at Tenney Park – © Photo by Randal Vanderveer, courtesy GMCVB.


Spring on the Capitol Square – ©Photo by Randal Vanderveer, courtesy GMCVB.

farmer's  market

Dane County Farmers' Market – ©Photo by Kite Aerial Photography, courtesy GMCVB.