Best Places to Live

Madison, WI

Population: 243,122
LIV
SCORE
668
City of Madison

One of the top bicycling cities in America is Madison, primarily known as home to the University of Wisconsin – one of the top research universities in the world. The community is entrepreneurial and business friendly and ranks high in healthcare, and plenty of cultural and outdoor attractions are available to locals and students. This capital city of Wisconsin also has a robust restaurant network, and entertainment venues are abundant especially along State Street.


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Madison, WI Ranking Data

Civic
68
Demographics
41
Economy
61
Education
61
Health
82
Housing
53
Infrastructure
60