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Welcome to Fountain City ...

The city of Fountain City is located in Buffalo County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Fountain City has a population of 861 people<1> (see below for details).

Fountain City is 680 feet [207 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Fountain City lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Fountain City had a population of 859 people (or 6.32% of the total population of Buffalo County). This makes Fountain City the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Fountain City represents 0.02% of the population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 1012nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 859 people, the population of Fountain City decreased 12.61% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 983 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Fountain City had an population of 861 people. This is an increase of 0.23% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 12.41% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Fountain City.

Communities near Fountain City ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<3>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Lewiston (MN)   [Map]   1,564   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Winona (MN)   [Map]   26,928   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Arcadia   [Map]   1,812   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Arcadia   [Map]   3,050   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Buffalo City   [Map]   971   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Caledonia   [Map]   923   E   17 miles [27.4 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Fountain City.

Communities Also Named Fountain City ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Fountain City - they are located in Indiana and Tennessee.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Fountain City.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Fountain City. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Fountain City. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Fountain City. Our list includes 4 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Fountain City:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fountain City ...

Looking for more information about Fountain City? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Fountain City? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Fountain City, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Fountain City.

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Cities, Towns and Villages of Wisconsin

About Buffalo County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Fountain City. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Buffalo County: www.buffalocounty.com/

The official website for State of Wisconsin: www.wisconsin.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Fountain City.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Fountain City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting in Fountain City. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Fountain City) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Fountain City. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Fountain City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fountain City. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.1197, Longitude: -91.6979     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Fountain City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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