Our Community

Sun Prairie is a vibrant and thriving community located in northeastern Dane county, just east of the City of Madison. Sun Prairie is the second most populous city in Dane county, and one of the fastest growing cities in Wisconsin. The community has excellent transportation access, and is serviced by US 151, which provides quick access to Interstates 39/90 and Interstate 94. Dane county Regional Airport is also in close proximity, located less than 10 miles away. Map It!

Sun Prairie is appreciated for its historic downtown, quality schools, outstanding parks and safe and aesthetically pleasing neighborhoods. Our community provides an alluring blend of affordability and a high standard of living for its residents. It is minutes from Madison, the state's capital and from the State of Wisconsin's largest university.


The city has a growing population of 30,395 according to 2013 estimates from the Wisconsin Department of Administration. Learn more
Doing Business
Sun Prairie is a rapidly growing business-friendly city, offering small city life within a thriving metropolitan area, consistently ranked as 1 of the top places in America to live. Check out the Economic and Community Development website for more information.