Madison, Wisconsin

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Madison, Wisconsin
Madison, Wisconsin
Madison, Wisconsin view from Lake Monona.jpg
Eik-name(s): 
Madtown, Mad Ceety, “The Ceety o Fower Lochs”
Location in Dane Coonty an the state o Wisconsin.
Location in Dane Coonty an the state o Wisconsin.
Madison, Wisconsin is locatit in the Unitit States
Madison, Wisconsin
Madison, Wisconsin
Location in the Unitit States
Coordinates: 43°4′N 89°24′W / 43.067°N 89.400°W / 43.067; -89.400Coordinates: 43°4′N 89°24′W / 43.067°N 89.400°W / 43.067; -89.400
KintraUnitit States
StateWisconsin
CoontyDane
MunicipalityCeety
PlattitOctober 9, 1839[1]
Incorporated1848
Named forJames Madison
Govrenment
 • MayorPaul Soglin (D)
Area
 • Ceety243.54 km2 (94.03 sq mi)
 • Laund198.89 km2 (76.79 sq mi)
 • Water44.65 km2 (17.24 sq mi)
Elevation
226 m (873 ft)
Population
 • Ceety233,209
 • Estimate 
(2013)[4]
243,344
 • RankUS: 83rd
 • Density1172.6/km2 (3037.0/sq mi)
 • Urban
401,661 1 (US: 92nt)
 • Metro
627,431 (US: 85t)
 • Demonym
Madisonian
Time zoneUTC−6 (Central)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)
Area code(s)608
Websitewww.cityofmadison.com
1 Urban = 2010 Census

Madison is the caipital o the State o Wisconsin an the coonty seat o Dane Coonty.

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References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Vilas vs. Reynolds". Reports of cases argued and determined in the Supreme Court of the State of Wisconsin. 6. Beloit: E.E. Hale & Co. 1858. p. 215. Retrieved 24 Julie 2011.
  2. "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 18 November 2012.
  3. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 18 November 2012.
  4. "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 22 August 2014.