CNN/Money Magazine has ranked Middleton as No. 8 among "The Best Place to Live 2011" for populations of 50,000 and under.
"We are very pleased to continue Middleton's streak of staying in Money Magazine's/CNN's 'Best Places to Live' in America. Since 2005, Middleton has been rated 7th, 1st, 4th and now 8th among all communities under 50,000 in population," said Mayor Kurt Sonnentag in a news release.
Sonnentag said the city is fortunate to be an important part of the greater Madison area, which continues to receive national accolades for our outstanding quality of life.
"The Good Neighbor City remains a dynamic and vibrant community in which to live, work and recreate, and I applaud our citizens, businesses, school district and city employees and volunteers who continue to help Middleton remain in CNN/Money's Top 10 'Best Places to Live’ in America,'" Sonnentag said.