About Monona

Monona is a great place to live, work and visit. Here are some quick stats about our community:
  • The city is conveniently located within the heart of Madison, WI
  • Population - 8,650 residents
  • Four-square miles of residential homes, commercial properties, city buildings, and major green space.
  • Located on the eastern and southern shores of Lake Monona with over four miles of Lake Monona shoreline
  • More than 500 large and small businesses on three major transportation corridors
  • Over 330 acres of park space, from neighborhood and community parks to woodlands and wetlands
  • Comprehensive city services, including Police, Fire / EMS, Library, Community Center, Swimming Pool, Senior Citizens' Center, Recreation Services
  • Partner in the highly rated Monona Grove School District
  • Three public boat launch sites
  • Tree City USA status from the Arbor Day Foundation