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Demographics

People

Total Population873
Male Share of the Population52.5%
Female Share of the Population47.5%
Senior Citizens21.5%
Employed Population 16+465
Age of the Population41

Families

% of people married51.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher26.9%
Median Earnings25+$35,110
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$20,781
Median Earnings With High School Degree$22,188

Wealth

Median Family Income$50,809
% Above Poverty Level78%
% Below Poverty Level22%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home3.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.4%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone34.2%
Median Gross Rent$654
Median House Value$139,200

Ancestry

German44.2%
Norwegian15.8%
Polish13.4%
Irish8.6%
English3.4%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)3.2%
Dutch3%
Swedish2.6%
Italian2.4%
Czech2.2%
French Except Basque1.8%
Welsh1.5%
Swiss1.5%
Danishn1.4%
Portuguese1%
Serbian0.9%
Croatian0.9%
Scottish0.3%
Finnish0.3%
Belgian0.3%
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Fountain City Almanac

CategoryValue
County Buffalo County
Standard Zip Codes54629
Phone Area Codes608
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude44.11
Approximate Longitude-91.69

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)

StationWINONA
Distance7.1 miles
Jan Temp9 to 26 F
Apr Temp40 to 60 F
Jul Temp66 to 85 F
Oct Temp43 to 62 F
Annual Precip34.2 inches
StationDODGE
Distance8.4 miles
Jan Temp2 to 26 F
Apr Temp33 to 60 F
Jul Temp58 to 85 F
Oct Temp36 to 62 F
Annual Precip33.6 inches
StationMONDOVI
Distance30.1 miles
Jan Temp4 to 24 F
Apr Temp35 to 60 F
Jul Temp61 to 84 F
Oct Temp38 to 61 F
Annual Precip33.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Alma691$64,028
Arcadia2,990$53,452
Buffalo City987$66,346
Cochrane419$60,000
Galesville1,574$67,604
Trempealeau1,787$70,500

Fountain City Public Schools

Cochrane-fountain City Elementary
S2770 State Hwy 35
ZIP: 54629
(608) 687-4171
Primary
Total Enrollment 365
Cochrane-fountain City High
S2770 State Hwy 35
ZIP: 54629
(608) 687-4391
High
Total Enrollment 314
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