What you need to know about Middleton, WI

Whether you're looking for the best place to live, work or play, Middleton, WI, also called the "Good Neighbor City," is sure to catch your eye. This vibrant, urban ring city on the west side of Madison, the capital of Wisconsin, was recently ranked as one of Livability.com's Top 100 Best Small Towns. More than 25 percent of the city's land is dedicated to permanent public open space and trail network connecting all parts of the city. Middleton's charming downtown remains a central gathering point for the community, where you'll find an assortment of restaurants, pubs, shops and cultural venues. Click on the stories below to learn more about what makes Middleton one of the best places to live in Wisconsin.

 

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Activities, attractions and entertainment in Middleton, WI
Top Employers in Middleton, WI
Businesses in Middleton, WI include high tech and highly popular

Population

18,185
Up by 7.08%
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Living in Middleton, WI
Take a quick look at life in Middleton, WI and why you should consider moving here.

Nearby Cities

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Top Employers in Middleton, WI
Businesses in Middleton, WI include high tech and highly popular

Housing

Homes Owned 54.61%
54.61% Complete
Homes Rented 45.39%
45.39% Complete

Real Estate

In Middleton, Wisconsin


Ready to move to Middleton? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Middleton.

Median Home Price

$277,600
Higher than the state average

Schools

In Middleton, Wisconsin


The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Middleton rates.

Median Household Income

$62,238
Higher than the national average

Business

In Middleton, 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 Middleton.

Residents

Most residents are
25-34 Years old

Health

In Middleton, Wisconsin


Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Middleton.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree 56%
56% Complete
Graduated High School 95%
95% Complete

More About Middleton, WI

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Living in Middleton, WI
Take a quick look at life in Middleton, WI and why you should consider moving here.
Things to Do in Middleton, WI
Activities, attractions and entertainment in Middleton, WI
Top Employers in Middleton, WI
Businesses in Middleton, WI include high tech and highly popular