Small-town charm with the amenities and activities of a larger city describes Middleton, a Money Magazine top 10 U.S. city. With a population of 17,500 and located next to Madison on the shores of Lake Mendota, Middleton is close to the rolling hills and farmlands of rural Wisconsin yet boasts an abundance of commercial activity, recreation, entertainment, dining and nightlife.

Bishops Bay

The Community of Bishops Bay is one of Wisconsin's most innovative new home communities located in the greater Madison metropolitan area. Featuring seven unique residential neighborhood developments, this new home community by T. Wall Properties will feature:

  • 1,300 homes
  • 1,600 multifamily units
  • Senior housing
  • A Working farm
  • Parks
  • Gardens
  • A Church and school
  • Miles of hiking and biking trails

Middleton Hills Housing Project - Proposed

A proposal to create 104 new housing sites, using a portion of the Pleasant View Golf Course in Middleton, is under consideration. "Pleasant View Ridge" would offer a "new ruralism" design that would locate residential development around a working organic farm.

Spectrum Brands

Spectrum Brands, whose products include Rayovac, Remington, Cutter and Dingo, will be moving into a new 210,000-square-foot, $25 million corporate headquarters building in Middleton in the fall of 2013.