The Madison Region isn't just a great place to do business. It’s a great place to live. Countless national rankings confirm what many of our residents already know -- it’s among the best places to live, work, and raise a family in Wisconsin.
The Greater Madison Area offers residents and visitors alike a unique blend of urban opportunities and rural, unspoiled natural beauty, distinctive communities, and some of Wisconsin's greatest collections of natural, educational, artistic, and historical attractions.
Economic development and quality of life measures are about people. In this section, you’ll discover how the people in the Madison Region prosper, enjoying high levels of health insurance coverage, a competitive education system, and lower overall crime rates and levels of poverty.
Read more about quality of life assets and measures that make the Madison Region a desirable place to live, work, and play.