About Madison, Wisconsin
Beautiful, Safe, Friendly, Progressive, and Fun
Madison is a diverse city with a population of 300,000 and large enough to offer the cultural advantages of a big city. It is also small enough to be safe, friendly, and comfortable. Madison has a reputation for being very open-minded. Almost 60% of Madison residents have a university degree. In fact, students and university faculty make up over 30% of Madison’s population. The University of Wisconsin - Madison has over 40,000 students, is a member of the college athletic conference Big Ten, and is one of the Top 50 Universities in the world. Because of this, Madison is one of the most progressive cities in the US, attracting new talent and ideas from the rest of the nation and the world.
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- #1 Nicest Cities in America, , June 2018
- #2 Most Walkable Cities, , May 2018
- #3 Top 100 Best Places to Live, , February 2019
- #3 Top U.S. Metros for Millennials, , September 2018
- #4 Best Capital Cities to Live In, , February 2019
- #1 Fittest Cities in America, , April 2016
- #3 Best Cities for Runners, , April 2018
- #6 Best U.S. Cities for Biking, , May 2018
- #10 Best Cities for an Active Lifestyle, , January 2019
- Best Food Trucks in America, , February 2019
- #4 Best Beer Destination in the World, , January 2018
- #2 Best Beer Festival, , March 2018
The state of Wisconsin is located in the midwest and is bordered by two of the Great Lakes (the largest group of freshwater lakes in the world) Wisconsin supplies the nation with dairy products, beer, meat, and paper products. Wisconsin offers tourists 16,000 lakes, the second longest Great Lakes shoreline, some of the midwest’s best waterfalls, scenic rivers, breathtaking national forests, and endless outdoor recreational activities.
Madison2020欧洲杯官方网址 is located in the southern part of Wisconsin and is near other major cities:
- 123 km, 1 hour by car from Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
- 228 km, 2.5 hours by car from Chicago, Illinois.
- 411 km, 4 hours by car from Minneapolis, Minnesota.
- 2 hours by plane from New York City.