City of Madison, WI
Madison is located in Dane County in Wisconsin. The median income is $53,958 and the median home value is $217,500. The unemployment rate is 6.60% compared to the 6.1% unemployment rate for the United States (as of August 2014). Workers commute an average of 19.1 minutes to work each day. The population is 80% White, 7% Black, 7% Asian. 0% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. 4% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. For more on schools, business, and healthcare in Madison, see each of the tabs to the leftabove. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Madison has a Walk Score® of 47.
Median Household Income$53,958
Median Home Price$217,500
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Sure, football is a big deal in Madison. Thanks to the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s Badgers, fans crowd into an almost 90,000-seat stadium on game day. However, there’s more to do in the city than be a spectator.Festivals and Events
For about 60 years, the Olbrich Botanical Gardens have enchanted Madison residents with a unique mixture of influences from all over the world. The sala, or pavillion, from Thailand is the only one in the contiguous United States and is surrounded by Thai sculptures. The Sunken Garden is an example of a traditional English garden, and the Rose Garden features more than 700 varieties of flowers.
SchoolsIn Madison, Wisconsin
The quality of a school district if often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Madison rates.
BusinessIn Madison, Wisconsin
Being a great place to live and being a great place to work, often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Madison.
HealthIn Madison, Wisconsin
Access to quality hospitals, doctors and healthcare providers are just part of what make a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Madison.