Madison Dane County, Wisconsin

Madison: City in and county seat of Dane County, Wisconsin, United States, and the capital city of Wisconsin

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Location of Madison on Wisconsin map.

About

Madison is a city located in the county of Dane in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. Its population at the 2010 census was 6,279 and a population density of 26 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 6,873 inhabitants.

The city was created 185 years ago in 1835.

Geography

Madison is located at 43°4'23"N 89°24'4"W (43.0730500, -89.4012300).

Madison  Wisconsin view from Lake Monona image
Madison Wisconsin view from Lake Monona
Madison  Wisconsin view from Lake Monona image

Madison map

Madison Quick Facts

Population : 6,873 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Wisconsin (United States)
County : Dane County
Postal code : 53701–53794
Phone Area Codes : 608
Area : 243.83 km2
Official name : Madison
Named for : James Madison
Altitude : 2,864 feet / 873 meters
Capital city : Madison is capital of Dane County, Wisconsin
Establishment : January 01, 1836 (185 years ago)
Time Zone : Central Time Zone, UTC−06:00, UTC−05:00
Local time : 07:02:51 (3rd August 2021)
Density : 28 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 8.64% (2010-2019)

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Demographics

The population of Madison increased by 8.64% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
1840 172 - census
1850 1,525 88.72% census
1860 6,611 76.93% census
1870 9,176 27.95% census
1880 10,324 11.12% census
1890 13,426 23.1% census
1900 19,164 29.94% census
1910 25,531 24.94% census
2010 6,279 -306.61% census
2011 6,562 4.31% estimation process
2012 6,649 1.31% estimation process
2013 6,724 1.12% estimation process
2014 6,777 0.78% estimation process
2015 6,820 0.63% estimation process
2016 6,902 1.19% estimation process
2017 6,895 -0.1% estimation process
2018 6,872 -0.33% estimation process
2019 6,873 0.01% estimation process

Madison zip code is 53702. County name: Waukesha, County fips: 55133

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People born in Madison (200)

People born in Madison, including playwright and novelist Thornton Wilder, sportswoman Beth Heiden, curler Erika Brown, you can see a list of people who born in Madison.

Schools

College & universities near Madison

Code Name City ZIP
240444 University of Wisconsin-Madison Madison (WI) 53706-1380

Stations (12)

Amtrak & bus stations near Madison

Code Name Address Type
MSN Madison, Wisconsin 800 Langdon St. BUS
SMD Madison (South), Wisconsin Hwy 51 & East Broadway Ave. BUS
CBS Columbus 359 North Ludington Street RAIL
JVL Janesville, Wisconsin 3120 North Pontiac Drive BUS
POG Portage 400 West Oneida Street RAIL

Other places with the same name (23)

Other cities in Dane County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Dane County , WI. (more)

City Name Population Title
Fitchburg 30,792 City in Dane County, Wisconsin, United States
Waunakee 14,052 Village in Dane County, Wisconsin
Stoughton 13,114 City in Wisconsin
McFarland 9,031 Village in Dane County, Wisconsin
De Forest 8,936 Village in Dane County, Wisconsin
Monona 8,175 City in Dane County, Wisconsin, United States of America
Windsor 7,644 Village in Dane County, Wisconsin , United States
Mount Horeb 7,534 Village in Dane County, Wisconsin
Middleton 6,246 Third-class city in Dane County, Wisconsin
Cottage Grove 3,964 Civil town in Dane County, Wisconsin
Burke 3,431 Town in Dane County, Wisconsin, United States
Oregon 3,322 Civil town in Dane County, Wisconsin
Sun Prairie 2,459 Third-class city in Dane County, Wisconsin
Rutland 2,076 Town in Dane County, Wisconsin, United States
Dunkirk 2,017 Township in Dane County, Wisconsin
Shorewood Hills 2,001 Village in Dane County, Wisconsin

Distance to Other Cities

Madison distances to largest Wisconsin cities

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