Dane County

Dane County, Wisconsin

210 ML King Jr Blvd Rm 112
Madison, WI 53703
Phone: (608) 266-4121
www.co.dane.wi.us

In south-central WI, west of Milwaukee; organized Dec 7, 1836 (prior to statehood) from Iowa County. Name Origin: For Nathan Dane (1725-1835), U.S. representative from MA (1782-85) who proposed the Ordinance of 1787 establishing the Northwest Territory

Area (sq mi):: 1238.32 (land 1201.89; water 36.42) Population per square mile: 381.20
Population 2005: 458,106 State rank: 2 Population change: 2000-20005 7.40%; 1990-2000 16.20% Population 2000: 426,526 (White 87.40%; Black or African American 4.00%; Hispanic or Latino 3.40%; Asian 3.50%; Other 3.50%). Foreign born: 6.30%. Median age: 33.20
Income 2000: per capita $24,985; median household $49,223; Population below poverty level: 9.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $33,539-$36,455
Unemployment (2004): 3.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.10% Median travel time to work: 19.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 5.40%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Madison County seat (220,332)
  • Sun Prairie (24,464)
  • Fitchburg (21,821)
  • Middleton (15,956)
  • Stoughton (12,692)

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    The project was developed in close coordination with Dane County, Wisconsin.
    Authorities said that the merged entity would increase SBCPs presence from 10 locations in Dane County to a combined 15 locations operating in Dane, Rock, and Green counties, Wisconsin.
    The merged financial institutions will expand SBCP's presence from 10 locations in Dane County to a combined 15 locations operating in Dane, Rock, and Green counties, with total assets topping USD 1.25bn.
    However, it was Dane County Sheriff's Office Deputy Drew Biodrowski who was our grand prize winner, receiving a brand-new Smart TV and Entertainment System.
    In this case, the circuit court imposed a sentence to run consecutive to jail time that Hawley was then serving as a condition of probation in Dane County. Hawley argues that the circuit court lacked authority to stay the sentence so that it would run consecutive to the Dane County conditional jail time, and he requests sentence credit for this conviction.
    "I appreciate the governor's commitment to collaborating with Dane County in an effort that benefits the whole state," Corrigan said in a statement.
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    A venture capital management firm established in 2005, Kegonsa used a Money for Minnows strategy to primarily invest in pre-revenue entrepreneurial startups in Dane County that resulted in seven new companies, three of which have been acquired by companies such as Microsoft and Qiagen.
    The board's action followed a decision by Dane County's Zoning and Land Regulation Committee on May 10 that granted the quarry owner a limited time opportunity to meet compliance requirements on the original CUP.
    (NASDAQ: WBB) today announced that Steve Machotka has joined the Bank as Senior Vice President, Madison Market Leader, serving business and commercial real estate clients across Dane County. "We are excited to have Steve join Team Westbury.