In the fall 2017 semester, 43,820 students were enrolled, which is part of Dane County’s population estimate of 523,643.
And according to fall 2016 semester survey numbers from UW–Madison’s Data Digest report, only a little more than half (about 54 percent) of undergraduate and graduate students (out of 38,729 individuals) were Wisconsin residents at the time of the study.
“Madisonians—many of whom fall left of center politically—have a hard time hearing anything that doesn’t fit neatly into the ‘Madison is a great city’ storyline,” Ryan wrote in a follow-up column the next month.
One big change would be to acknowledge the work being done for and around the Race to Equity report, which published after her columns did. On the whole, it feels like our median age is going down, not up, in larger part because of Epic and all of its spinoffs.
Certainly our airport is busier than ever,” she says.
It seems like every month Madison finds itself in another list of “best places” for this or that. The personal finance website Wallet Hub in November ranked Madison the 15th best city for singles in 2017. While Madison is a fairly large city of 252,551 people, it’s midsized among others in the U.
It’s certainly been called a best place to live and a best place to raise a family. S., translating to a midsized number of eligible bachelors and bachelorettes.
Nationally, more Americans are living without a spouse or partner, according to a 2017 Pew Research report.