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Located on the west side of Lake Mendota, Middleton is only 10 minutes west of downtown Madison, the state capital of Wisconsin.

Middleton offers the amenities and activity of a much larger city yet maintains its unique small town charm.

Middleton, Wisconsin
Wisconsin State Capitol in nearby Madison | See more photos!
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The nearby lake and parks provide access to a wide range of recreational opportunities and the nearby University of Wisconsin provides educational and cultural activities and Big Ten sports.

Among GreatPlacesToRetire.com cities, Middleton ranks high in population growth, crime, family income and natural hazards risk. Middleton ranks low in home energy use and recreation.

For more detailed city facts -- including data on home prices, population demographics, medical care, air quality, water quality and more -- click on the City Report graphic below:

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