Ask a Local: Wisconsin

Ask a Local: Wisconsin

Real Estate Tips:
Investing in real estate is one way to earn a return on your money as long as you choose your property wisely and purchase at a fair price. You can purchase a home and sell it when it increases in value. You can also purchase rental properties that provide you with an income, although you must deal with the headaches of being a landlord. Investing in real estate investment trusts (REITs) is another way to invest in real estate without having to actually own a physical property.Investing in real estate is one way to earn a return on your money as long as you choose your property wisely and purchase at a fair price. You can purchase a home and sell it when it increases in value. You can also purchase rental properties that provide you with an income, although you must deal with the headaches of being a landlord. Investing in real estate investment trusts (REITs) is another way to invest in real estate without having to actually own a physical property.

3 Popular Attractions In Wisconsin

  • Chula Vista Resort: Resort in Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin.
  • Wisconssin Facts:

    • The nation’s first kindergarten was established in Watertown in 1856. Its first students were local German-speaking youngsters.
    • Famous Wisconsinites include: Harry Houdini, famous magician and escape artist. Douglas MacArthur, well known World War II and Korean War general. Frank Lloyd Wright, America’s most famous architect. William H. Rehnquist, Chief Justice of the United States Supreme Court. Don Ameche, actor and winner of an academy award for his performance in “Cocoon.”
    • The Fox River is one of the few rivers in the nation that flows north.
    • It takes an average of 100 hours of fishing to catch a 33.4 inch muskie.
    • The biggest wooly mammoth ever before excavated was discovered in Kenosha, and also a reproduction can be viewed at the Milwaukee Public Gallery.
    Wisconsin
    State of Wisconsin
    Nickname(s):

    Badger State, America's Dairyland[1][2][3][4][5]
    Motto(s):

    Forward
    Anthem:On, Wisconsin!
    Map of the United States with Wisconsin highlighted

    Map of the United States with Wisconsin highlighted
    Country United States
    Before statehood Wisconsin Territory
    Admitted to the Union May 29, 1848 (30th)
    Capital Madison
    Largest city Milwaukee
    Largest metro and urban areas Milwaukee
    Government

    Governor Tony Evers (D)
    Lieutenant Governor Mandela Barnes (D)
    Legislature Wisconsin Legislature
    Upper house Senate
    Lower house Assembly
    Judiciary Wisconsin Supreme Court
    U.S. senators
    U.S. House delegation
    • 5 Republicans
    • 3 Democrats

    (list)

    Area

    •Total 65,498.37sqmi (169,640.0km2)
    •Land 54,153.1sqmi (140,256km2)
    •Rank 25th[6]
    Dimensions

    •Length 311mi (507km)
    •Width 260mi (427km)
    Elevation

    1,050ft (320m)
    Highestelevation

    1,951ft (595m)
    Lowestelevation

    579ft (176m)
    Population

    (2020)
    •Total 5,893,718[9]
    •Rank 20th
    •Density 108.8/sqmi (42.0/km2)
    •Rank 27th[10]
    Median household income

    $64,168[6]
    •Income rank

    21st
    Demonym(s) WisconsiniteCheesehead (colloquial)
    Language

    Time zone UTC−06:00 (Central)
    •Summer (DST) UTC−05:00 (CDT)
    USPS abbreviation
    WI
    ISO 3166 code US-WI
    Traditional abbreviation Wis., Wisc.
    Latitude 42° 30′ N to 47° 05′ N
    Longitude 86° 46′ W to 92° 54′ W
    Website www.wisconsin.gov

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