Fontana, Kansas

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Category Value
Nearest Medium City 31 miles S of Olathe, Kansas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 48 miles S of Kansas City, Missouri
County Miami
Metro Area Kansas City
Standard Zip Codes 66026
Phone Area Codes 913
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 38.425
Longitude -94.838

Fontana Climate

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  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station PAOLA
Distance 11.2 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 39 F
Apr Temp 45 to 68 F
Jul Temp 69 to 91 F
Oct Temp 46 to 70 F
Annual Precip 40.7 inches
Distance 19.1 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 39 F
Apr Temp 43 to 67 F
Jul Temp 68 to 90 F
Oct Temp 45 to 70 F
Annual Precip 41.4 inches
Station BUTLER
Distance 30 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 39 F
Apr Temp 42 to 67 F
Jul Temp 67 to 91 F
Oct Temp 45 to 72 F
Annual Precip 42.1 inches
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Fontana Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 149 100%
Male 66 44.3%
Female 83 55.7%
Under 18 31 20.8%
18+ 118 79.2%
65+ 27 18.1%
Median Age 43.3
Average Family Size 2.72
White 145 97.3%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0.7%
Other 1 0.7%
Mixed Race 2 1.3%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 3 2%

Estimated Fontana Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 169
Growth 20
Growth % 13.4%

Fontana 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 41.8%
Irish 22.8%
Italian 10.1%
English 7.6%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 6.3%
Scotch-Irish 3.8%
US/American 2.5%
French (except Basque) 2.5%
Norwegian 2.5%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Fontana 149 $32,083
La Cygne 1,115 $44,118
Lane 256 $42,500
Linn Valley 562 $34,500
Osawatomie 4,645 $37,172
Paola 5,011 $50,804
Parker 281 $30,625
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