If your client is looking for a young, dynamic and growing community for a possible location for their business, Fitchburg is a "Good idea".
We offer the best of both urban and country living. Within in a convenient ten minute drive, you can be to the State Capitol, national known University of Wisconsin - Madison Campus, gain easy Interstate access or some of the best entertainment venues in the Mid-West, yet be able to enjoy the beautiful countryside view out your back door.
Fitchburg demographics show that our residents are young, highly educated and diverse. Our population growth was twenty four percent from from 2000 to 2010 census compared to Dane County of fourteen percent. Fitchburg's population estimate for January 1, 2015 is 26,321 residents. Additional workforce information is available by industry at State of Wiscosin Department of Workforce Developmentand MadREP.
The City of Fitchburg is part of the Madison Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) consisting of 568,593 residents. Our municipal boundaries stretch 35 square miles. Fitchburg incorporated into a City in 1983, we are considered to be in our "teenage" years when it comes to growth and development. As we move into the future, we continue to embrace our past history as a farming community by respecting the environment by sustainable, Eco-friendly and controlled development as defined in our Comprehensive Plan and zoning ordinance.
Searching for the perfect space or site can be challenging at time, we have provided two tools to help make the process go smooth, Locate in Wisconsin buildings and sites and Property Drive. We have property listing for lease or for sale by owner listed under available property. The RDC Tech Lands is one of Dane County's first Certified in Wisconsin Sites Programs by the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC). Fitchburg has dedicated more than 2,000 acres for high-quality technology businesses, a variety of residential housing options, mixed-use retail and commercial areas, park/open space and multi-modal transportation called the Fitchburg Technology Neighborhood.
Fitchburg is home to three of the state's top rated school districts. We have a comprehensive breakdown of the 2020 Tax Roll Summary by school district.
We have incubator and accelerator space available that has allowed innovative and talented entrepreneurs space to grow their "Good idea". Centrally located in the Mid-West IQ Corridor, we have dedicated over 2,000 acres, called the Fitchburg Technology Neighborhood, for high quality technology businesses, mixed-use retail and commercial area, ample parks and open space, access to multi-modal transportation with housing options to live in place.