Wisconsin Facts

Facts about Wisconsin

Facts about Wisconsin

  • Wisconsin is in the top seven exporting states in the U.S.
  • The state fully supports the EB-5 program
  • Wisconsin is third in the nation for Fortune 500 headquarters per capita and home to other well-known companies, such as:
    • Rockwell Automation
    • Kohler
    • Johnson Controls
    • AOSmith
    • Oshkosh
    • Miller
    • Harley Davidson
    • Manpower
    • GE Healthcare
    • Briggs & Stratton
    • Northwestern Mutual
    • Kohl’s
    • JoyGlobal
    • Fiserv
  • Wisconsin produces virtually 100 percent of all cultivated American Ginseng in the United States
  • Gross state product of $262 billion
  • More than $23 billion worth of goods was exported from Wisconsin in 2012, a 23% increase since 2007
  • Wisconsin was ranked 2nd in health care quality by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality for medical care delivered
  • Revered as “America’s Dairyland” due to it being one of the nation’s leading dairy producers, particularly cheese
  • A leading financial services center, with dozens of financial institutions and fund managers based in the state
  • Enjoys 4 distinct seasons, but experiences moderate temperatures throughout most of the year