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Fontana is a city in Miami County, in the Kansas City metro area.
The community was named after a local spring
The latitude of Fontana is 38.425N. The longitude is -94.838W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 932 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 149.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Fontana demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Miami County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Kansas City area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 66026 ZIP code.
34% of Fontana residents report German ancestry, and 31% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Fontana ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Fontana was $13,484, compared with $21,587 nationally.
Median rent in Fontana, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $304. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $650.
Miami County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Fontana political report.
The average commute time for Fontana workers is 29 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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