City Rank


Overall score: 70.50

Risk score: 0.29

Readiness score: 0.70

Madison, WI

East North Central, Dane County

Median Household Income: $54,896
Population: 243,122

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Peer Cities

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Peer Cities Overall Score
58Boston, MA 59.85
109Sioux Falls, SD 55.54
141Tempe, AZ 52.82
205Fort Lauderdale, FL 46.26
274El Monte, CA 15.33

*Peer cities determined by UAA based on region, population, demographics and hazard impacts.