Madison town covers a total area of about 95.4 sq. kms. and it is elevated from the sea level by about 224 ft. Education and transportation services are important parts of the local economy. Some are also involved with the local tourism sector, since a number of places are listed on the National register of historic places. Agriculture oriented trade and services are prominent while some residents are also engaged with the local education and the health care sector. There is also a local Post office in the area.