Fruitland, Iowa

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Fruitland, Iowa

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High Points

Fruitland strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Iowa):

Category Trophy
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 5% trophy Fruitland Low Rate of Poverty
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 8% Fruitland People in Middle Class or Better
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 13% Fruitland Median Family Income

Comparative Profile of Fruitland, Iowa

Comparing Fruitland to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Iowa (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Male Share of the Population 10 10
Racial Diversity 6 8
Age of the Population 3 3
Children Under 5 Years Old 3 3
Well-Paid Single Men 2 1
Female Share of the Population 2 1
Senior Citizens 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 10 10
Average Household Size 10 10


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 10 10
People in Middle Class or Better 10 10
Median Family Income 9 10
College Educated Adults 6 5

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Short Commute Times 8 6
Public Transportation Use 7 8
Working at Home 3 1
Walking and Biking to Work 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Housing Recently Built 10 10
Affordability of Property Taxes 3 2
Affordability of Rents 3 1
People Living Alone 1 1
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 1 1
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 1 1

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Fruitland Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 29 miles SE of Iowa City, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City 183 miles W of Chicago, Illinois
County Muscatine
Standard Zip Codes 52749
Phone Area Codes 563
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.356
Longitude -91.129

Fruitland Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 4.4 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 31 F
Apr Temp 40 to 63 F
Jul Temp 66 to 86 F
Oct Temp 43 to 65 F
Annual Precip 36.9 inches
Distance 29.2 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 30 F
Apr Temp 41 to 63 F
Jul Temp 66 to 88 F
Oct Temp 44 to 66 F
Annual Precip 37.2 inches
Distance 30.1 miles
Jan Temp 11 to 29 F
Apr Temp 40 to 62 F
Jul Temp 65 to 86 F
Oct Temp 42 to 65 F
Annual Precip 34.6 inches
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Fruitland Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 703 100%
Male 357 50.8%
Female 346 49.2%
Under 18 185 26.3%
18+ 518 73.7%
65+ 42 6%
Median Age 35.4
Average Family Size 3.06
White 684 97.3%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 2 0.3%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0.1%
Other 16 2.3%
Mixed Race 0 0%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 26 3.7%

Estimated Fruitland Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 859
Growth 156
Growth % 22.2%

Fruitland Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 39.9%
US/American 16.1%
Irish 10.1%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 7.1%
English 6.5%
Dutch 3.1%
Italian 3.1%
Norwegian 2.9%
Czech 2.7%
Swedish 2%
Polish 1.8%
Welsh 1.8%
Danish 1.4%
French (except Basque) 1.1%
Scottish 0.4%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Fruitland 703 $57,708
Conesville 424 $30,000
Fredonia 251 $28,750
Grandview 600 $38,500
Letts 392 $40,750
Muscatine 22,697 $45,366
Wapello 2,124 $45,395
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