Why Madison


Forward. Vision, Leading, Success

The story of Madison is rich with dedication, determination and enduring values. Blessed with the natural beauty of our coastline and the rolling hills of our northern woodlands, Madison thrives as a quiet leader in quality of life, academic achievement and steadfast economic health.

Positioned on the eastern seaboard, midway between Boston and New York City, Madison offers direct access to global, regional, state and local markets with direct access to the I-95 corridor. Consider our exceptional infrastructure; high-speed communication systems, direct vehicle access to the I-95 corridor, two nearby deepwater seaports, 4 major international airports within a 2-hour driving radius and direct access to the rail lines with high-speed access connections. Madison is an economically mixed, residential community with Connecticut’s longest sandy beaches. With an unspoiled natural environment and well-run, efficient town government, Madison boasts one of Connecticut’s best performing public school system. The town’s 18,000 residents enjoy the downtown business district of charming locally run retail establishments. Recreational activities are abundant with the town’s beaches, parks, a town farm and miles of town owned hiking trails.