About Madison

Why Madison?

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Whether you’re an existing business looking to expand or just getting started, consider MadREP your connection to the people and programs that can help you meet your goals. Learn more

Industries & Companies
It is an exciting, dynamic time for business in the Madison Region.  Base sector strengths in major Wisconsin industries such as healthcareagricultureadvanced manufacturing, and life sciences are flourishing while providing strong support for a growing design and technology sector. Learn more

Data & Demographics
The Madison Region is growing. Latest population estimates show the region’s population surpassed 1 million with an annual growth rate of 1 percent. Learn more

Live, Work, Play
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. Learn more

Our Communities
The Madison Region, which includes the counties of ColumbiaDaneDodgeGreenIowaJeffersonRock, and Sauk, is a diverse region that includes 81 villages, 167 towns, and 40 cities. Learn more

Get Connected
Among the Madison Region’s many great features is its accessibility. The region is small enough to navigate, while still offering all the benefits of a metropolitan market. With people who are friendly and approachable, it’s easy to get to know your business and government leaders, economic development professionals, and neighbors. Learn more