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People

Total Population 853
Male Share of the Population 51.8%
Female Share of the Population 48.2%
Senior Citizens 19.1%
Employed Population 16+ 464
Age of the Population 40

Families

% of people married 49.8%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 27.9%
Median Earnings25+ $33,309
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $20,972
Median Earnings With High School Degree $15,703

Wealth

Median Family Income $50,125
% Above Poverty Level 78.7%
% Below Poverty Level 21.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 18 minutes
% Working from Home 5.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.6%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 34.4%
Median Gross Rent $642
Median House Value $140,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 1.1%
US/American 0%
English 4.2%
Irish 8.3%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Fountain City Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 33 miles NW of La Crosse, Wisconsin (center to center)
Nearest Large City 88 miles SE of St. Paul, Minnesota
County Buffalo
Standard Zip Codes 54629
Phone Area Codes 608
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 44.131
Longitude -91.718

Fountain City Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station WINONA
Distance 7.1 miles
Jan Temp 9 to 26 F
Apr Temp 40 to 60 F
Jul Temp 66 to 85 F
Oct Temp 43 to 62 F
Annual Precip 34.2 inches
Station DODGE
Distance 8.4 miles
Jan Temp 2 to 26 F
Apr Temp 33 to 60 F
Jul Temp 58 to 85 F
Oct Temp 36 to 62 F
Annual Precip 33.6 inches
Station MONDOVI
Distance 30.1 miles
Jan Temp 4 to 24 F
Apr Temp 35 to 60 F
Jul Temp 61 to 84 F
Oct Temp 38 to 61 F
Annual Precip 33.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Alma 678 $62,788
Arcadia 2,947 $48,750
Buffalo City 1,035 $66,250
Cochrane 442 $63,214
Galesville 1,495 $69,226

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Fountain City High Schools

COCHRANE-FOUNTAIN CITY HI
S2770 STATE HWY 35
608-687-4391
Serves 355 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 13.6

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