Madison
81° F
Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
Advertisement

Study: Madison ranked 8th smartest city in country

Published On: Jun 26 2013 08:41:34 PM CDT   Updated On: Jun 27 2013 09:16:04 PM CDT

MADISON, Wis. -

Lumosity ranked Madison one of the smartest cities in the U.S. based on raw cognitive performance.

Madison was ranked No. 8 on the smartest cities list.

Lumosity creates brain-training exercises and looked at 3 million people in the U.S. between 18-75 years old who played several of their brain-training games to come up with their conclusions.

Many of the cities on the list are prominent college towns with major research universities.

Cities topping the list above Madison include Ithata, N.Y., State College, Pa., Lafayette-West Lafayette, Ind., Iowa City, Iowa, Ames, Iowa, Ann Arbor, Mich., and Bloomington, Ind.

Advertisement
  • Buddy Check 3

    Learn more about Buddy Check and sign up to get a reminder to perform a self-exam and remind your friends to do the same.

  • Cruiser

    Cruiser

    Your pet photos

    Email us a picture of you and your pet and we'll use it in out Pet Walk segment which airs every weekday morning at 6:40. Include your name, your pet's name and where you're from. Email to petwalk@wisctv.com.

  • Time for Kids - Explore the Outdoors

    Dean Clinic and WISC-TV3 are focusing on a year-long campaign to get kids off their electronics and into the outdoors.

Advertisement