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Fountain City is a city in Buffalo County.

The community was named for the springs along the Mississippi River

The latitude of Fountain City is 44.131N. The longitude is -91.718W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 669 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 940.


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Median household income
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$31,524
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Fountain City demographic reports
Former and merged names include:
· Holmes' Landing
Nearby parks & recreation: Merrick State Park

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41% of Fountain City residents report German ancestry, and 5% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Fountain City ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Fountain City was $18,396, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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19% of Fountain City residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Fountain City, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $322.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $740.


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Buffalo County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Fountain City political report.

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The average commute time for Fountain City workers is 20 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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