Madison, Wisconsin

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Madison, Wisconsin
Madison, Wisconsin
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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 US
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)
Aurie
 • Ceety243.54 km2 (94.03 sq mi)
 • Laund198.89 km2 (76.79 sq mi)
 • Watter44.65 km2 (17.24 sq mi)
Elevation
226 m (873 ft)
Population
 • Ceety233,209
 • Estimate 
(2013)[4]
243,344
 • RankUS: 83rd
 • Density1,172.6/km2 (3,037.0/sq mi)
 • Urban
401,661 1 (US: 92nt)
 • Metro
627,431 (US: 85t)
 • Demonym
Madisonian
Time zoneUTC−6 (Central)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)
Aurie code(s)608
Wabsteidwww.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 2011-07-24.
  2. "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-11-18.
  3. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-11-18.
  4. "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2014-08-22.