The City of Verona is located one mile southwest of Madison and is one of the fastest growing communities in Dane County. At a population of approximately 10,600 residents and an area of 6.36 square miles, Verona offers the small town USA feel with close proximity to the city of Madison.
Verona offers a wide range of recreational opportunities for people of all ages and interests. The Verona parks system offers beautiful public recreation spaces, along with one of Dane County’s most popular dog parks for your four legged friends. If hiking is more of your thing, check out the breathtaking Ice Age National Scenic Trail. This trail is one of eight congressional designated National Scenic Trails with about 600 miles of trail currently available to the public. There is also the Military Ridge State Trail which expands from Dodgeville to Madison and offers 40 miles of pristine trail.
Verona’s Hometown USA Days annual summer event draws thousands of people of all ages to Verona each year for good old-fashioned fun. This event is an incredible opportunity to have some fun with the family and help to raise money for local non-profits. This community wide event takes place every May and is loved by residents and visitors alike.
Verona area residents enjoy a high quality of life, excellent schools, and the small-town feel of Hometown U.S.A. Plan your visit today and see why families continue to make the move to beautiful Verona.