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Location of Madison in Dane County, Wisconsin
Location of Madison in Dane County, Wisconsin
Country United States
State Wisconsin
County Dane County
Incorporated 1848
Government
 • Mayor Paul Soglin
Area
 • City 84.7 sq mi (219 km2)
 • Land 67.3 sq mi (174 km2)
 • Water 16.0 sq mi (41 km2)
Population
 (2006 Est.)
 • City 223,389
 • Density 3,030/sq mi (1,169.8/km2)
 • Urban
329,5331
 • Metro
543,022

1 Urban = 2000 Census

Madison is the capital city of Wisconsin, a state in the United States of America. As of the 2000 census, it has a population (people living in it) of 221,735, making it the second largest city in Wisconsin. It is the county seat of Dane County. Madison is also home to the University of Wisconsin.

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