Fountain City, Wisconsin

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Population in 2013: 845 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -14.0%
 
Males: 437  (51.7%)
Females: 408  (48.3%)
Median resident age:  41.1 years
Wisconsin median age:  39.0 years

Zip codes: 54629.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $38,401 (it was $31,524 in 2000)
Fountain City:

$38,401
WI:

$51,467

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $24,476 (it was $18,396 in 2000)

Fountain City city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $141,247 (it was $77,900 in 2000)
Fountain City:

$141,247
WI:

$163,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $557.

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  • Races in Fountain City, WI (2010)

    Fountain City races chart
    • 82596.0%White alone
    • 121.4%American Indian alone
    • 91.0%Hispanic
    • 70.8%Two or more races
    • 40.5%Other race alone
    • 10.1%Black alone
    • 10.1%Asian alone

Races in Fountain City detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Fountain City: 89.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (37.3%), Norwegian (15.2%), Polish (15.2%), Irish (5.2%), United States (5.1%), English (3.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1889

Elevation: 663 feet

Land area: 4.46 square miles.

Population density: 190 people per square mile   (very low).

Fountain City,WI real estate house value index trend

Fountain City, Wisconsin map

For population 25 years and over in Fountain City:

  • High school or higher: 91.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 29.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.5%
  • Unemployed: 1.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Fountain City city:

  • Never married: 26.0%
  • Now married: 53.6%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 7.0%
  • Divorced: 12.6%

3 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.4%
Wisconsin:

4.8%



According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Fountain City, Wisconsin as of August 03, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Fountain City to the number of sex offenders is 281 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,055 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,785 (2.0%)

Fountain City satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: La Crosse, WI (32.0 miles , pop. 51,818).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Paul, MN (89.9 miles , pop. 287,151).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (257.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Minnesota City, MN (1.7 miles ), Goodview, MN (2.0 miles ), Rollingstone, MN (2.4 miles ), Winona, MN (2.5 miles ), Cross, WI (2.6 miles ), Stockton, MN (2.7 miles ), Minneiska, MN (3.0 miles) , Dodge, WI (3.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $107,000
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $107,000
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $72,500
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $187,300
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $86,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $86,000
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $178,000
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $178,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $178,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $168,100
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $168,100
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $147,500
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $147,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 44.12 N, Longitude: 91.71 W

Area code: 608

Fountain City household income distribution Fountain City home values distribution

Crime rates in Fountain City by Year
Type 2009 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
Rapes 001N/A
per 100,000 0.00.0116.4N/A
Robberies 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
Assaults 1310
per 100,000 100.7347.6116.40.0
Burglaries 0020
per 100,000 0.00.0232.80.0
Thefts 38242
per 100,000 302.1927.0232.85,017.9
Auto thefts 1001
per 100,000 100.70.00.0119.5
Arson 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 260.4) 41.9111.0147.8318.4

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Fountain City detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.19
Wisconsin average:

2.19
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.6%
Wisconsin:

6.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -199 (-16.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (18%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (34%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Fountain City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Fountain City, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Fountain City, Wisconsin average temperatures Fountain City, Wisconsin average precipitation Fountain City, Wisconsin humidity Fountain City, Wisconsin wind speed Fountain City, Wisconsin snowfall Fountain City, Wisconsin sunshine Fountain City, Wisconsin clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Fountain City-area historical tornado activity is near Wisconsin state average. It is 15% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/26/1959, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 16.8 miles away from the Fountain City city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 9/16/1962, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 38.3 miles away from the city center injured 34 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fountain City-area historical earthquake activity is above Wisconsin state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 237.6 miles away from the city center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 233.0 miles away from Fountain City center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 439.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 248.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 416.8 miles away from Fountain City center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 381.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Buffalo County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Heavy Rains: 2, Drought: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fountain City topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Fountain City:

  • ST MICHAELS EVAN LUTHERAN HOME (270 NORTH ST ROUTE 2)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Fountain City:

  • SAINT ANNE EXTENDED HEALTHCARE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; WINONA, MN)
  • SAUER HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; WINONA, MN)
  • WINONA HEALTH HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; WINONA, MN)
  • WATKINS HOME (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; WINONA, MN)
  • WINONA HEALTH SERVICES Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; WINONA, MN)
  • LAKE WINONA MANOR (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; WINONA, MN)
  • LEWISTON VILLA NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; LEWISTON, MN)

Amtrak station near Fountain City:

  • 7 miles: WINONA (65 E. MARK ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fountain City:

  • Saint Mary's University of Minnesota (about 6 miles; Winona, MN; Full-time enrollment: 4,022)
  • Winona State University (about 7 miles; Winona, MN; FT enrollment: 8,397)
  • Western Technical College (about 32 miles; La Crosse, WI; FT enrollment: 3,377)
  • University of Wisconsin-La Crosse (about 33 miles; La Crosse, WI; FT enrollment: 9,837)
  • Viterbo University (about 33 miles; La Crosse, WI; FT enrollment: 2,848)
  • Rochester Community and Technical College (about 37 miles; Rochester, MN; FT enrollment: 4,444)
  • Chippewa Valley Technical College (about 48 miles; Eau Claire, WI; FT enrollment: 4,038)

Public high school in Fountain City:

Public elementary/middle school in Fountain City:

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Notable location: Fountain City Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Fountain City Cemetery (1), Saint Marys Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Buffalo County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Fountain City and their reported violations in the past:

FOUNTAIN CITY WATERWORKS (Address: 42 N MAIN ST , Population served: 983, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-12-2013), St Public Notif requested (NOV-27-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-27-2013), St Public Notif received (JUN-17-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-21-2010), St Public Notif requested (NOV-17-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-17-2010), St Public Notif received (NOV-24-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-21-2010), St Public Notif requested (NOV-17-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-17-2010), St Public Notif received (NOV-24-2010)
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
ROADHOUSE BAR (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-28-2013), St Boil Water Order (JUN-28-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-28-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-02-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUL-25-2013)
MARY MOES (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-13-2013), St Boil Water Order (NOV-13-2013), St Public Notif requested (NOV-13-2013), St Public Notif received (NOV-21-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (DEC-13-2006), St Public Notif requested (DEC-21-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-21-2006), St Public Notif received (DEC-28-2006), St Compliance achieved (JAN-29-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (OCT-16-2006), St Public Notif requested (OCT-25-2006), St Public Notif received (OCT-25-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-25-2006), St Compliance achieved (NOV-20-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (AUG-21-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-21-2006), St Public Notif requested (AUG-21-2006), St Public Notif received (AUG-22-2006), St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2006)
TOWNSHIP OF BUFFALO COMMUNITY PARK (Address: S3576 Chicken Valley Road , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (JUL-27-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-27-2012), St Public Notif requested (JUL-27-2012), St Public Notif received (AUG-03-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAY-31-2013)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Fountain City that have no violations reported:

  • US ARMY CORP OF ENGINEERS (Population served: 44, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 16.5%
(16.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.1 people
Wisconsin:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  52.4%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  11.7%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.0% of all households
44 people in nursing homes in 2000

Fountain City compared to Wisconsin state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Banks with branches in Fountain City (2011 data):

  • Waumandee State Bank: Fountain City Branch at 46 South Main Street, branch established on 1906/08/11. Info updated 2008/09/11: Bank assets: $157.5 mil, Deposits: $141.4 mil, headquarters in Waumandee, WI, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Waumandee Bancshares, Ltd.
  • Alliance Bank: Bluff Siding Branch at W418 Bluff Siding Road, branch established on 1984/10/09. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $148.0 mil, Deposits: $131.8 mil, headquarters in Mondovi, WI, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Gebsco, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
Wisconsin average:

10.5

Fountain City travel time to work - commute Fountain City mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (62%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (14%)
  • Electricity (12%)
  • Utility gas (7%)
  • Other fuel (2%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Fountain City city (based on Buffalo County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant3,62514
Catholic3,1004
Evangelical Protestant2,04315
Other12
None4,818-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Buffalo County:

2.17 / 10,000 pop.
Wisconsin:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Buffalo County:

5.79 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
Here:

13.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.64 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.5%
Wisconsin:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Buffalo County:

28.4%
Wisconsin:

27.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

13.3%
State:

13.0%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$3,277$39,3241$421
Other Government Administration 6$651$1,3020$0
Police Protection - Officers 1$3,189$38,2680$0
Streets and Highways 2$6,005$36,0301$1,118
Solid Waste Management 0$0 1$76
Totals for Government 10$13,122$15,7463$1,615

Fountain City government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $391,000 ($462.72)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $126,000 ($149.11)
    Sewerage: $126,000 ($149.11)
    Police Protection: $90,000 ($106.51)
    General - Other: $56,000 ($66.27)
    Parks & Recreation: $36,000 ($42.60)
    Central Staff Services: $35,000 ($41.42)
    Water Utilities: $31,000 ($36.69)
    Solid Waste Management: $27,000 ($31.95)
    Fire Protection: $26,000 ($30.77)
    Financial Administration: $9,000 ($10.65)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000 ($1.18)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $1,000 ($1.18)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $0 ($0.00)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($1.18)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $20,000 ($23.67)
    Central Staff: $5,000 ($5.92)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $179,000 ($211.83)

Fountain City government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $87,000 ($102.96)
    Solid Waste Management: $27,000 ($31.95)
    Parks & Recreation: $16,000 ($18.93)
    All Other: $5,000 ($5.92)
    Regular Highways: $2,000 ($2.37)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $0 ($0.00)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $3,000 ($3.55)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $34,000 ($40.24)
    Interest Earnings: $24,000 ($28.40)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $24,000 ($28.40)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $234,000 ($276.92)
    Highways: $42,000 ($49.70)
    All Other: $40,000 ($47.34)
  • Tax - Property: $102,000 ($120.71)
    NEC: $13,000 ($15.38)

Fountain City government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $0 ($0.00)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $575,000 ($680.47)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $565,000 ($668.64)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $0 ($0.00)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $10,000 ($11.83)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $125,000 ($147.93)

Fountain City government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,126,000 ($1332.54)

5.02% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,131 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.02%
Wisconsin average:

5.10%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Winona County, MN  0.73% ($29,976 average AGI)
from Eau Claire County, WI  0.73% ($28,390)
from Trempealeau County, WI  0.62% ($28,571)


5.26% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,726 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.26%
Wisconsin average:

5.34%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Eau Claire County, WI  0.78% ($24,432 average AGI)
to Trempealeau County, WI  0.53% ($32,467)
to Winona County, MN  0.50% ($23,821)

Strongest AM radio stations in Fountain City:

  • KAGE (1380 AM; 4 kW; WINONA, MN; Owner: KAGE, INC.)
  • KWNO (1230 AM; 1 kW; WINONA, MN; Owner: KAGE, INC.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • WKTY (580 AM; 5 kW; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: FAMILY RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KOLM (1520 AM; 10 kW; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: OLMSTED COUNTY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WMEQ (880 AM; 10 kW; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • WIZM (1410 AM; 5 kW; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: FAMILY RADIO, INC.)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KWEB (1270 AM; 5 kW; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fountain City:

  • KAGE-FM (95.3 FM; WINONA, MN; Owner: KAGE, INC.)
  • KQAL (89.5 FM; WINONA, MN; Owner: WINONA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • K203BR (88.5 FM; WINONA, MN; Owner: FAITH SOUND, INC.)
  • KHME (101.1 FM; WINONA, MN; Owner: KAGE, INC.)
  • K280EI (103.9 FM; WINONA, MN; Owner: MARATHON MEDIA GROUP, L.L.C.)
  • WHLA (90.3 FM; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WLSU (88.9 FM; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: BD.OF REGENTS, UNIV.OF WISCONSIN SYSTEM)
  • WFBZ (105.5 FM; TREMPEALEAU, WI; Owner: S & S BROADCASTING)
  • KNXR (97.5 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: UNITED AUDIO CORPORATION)
  • KXLC (91.1 FM; LA CRESCENT, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KWNO-FM (99.3 FM; RUSHFORD, MN; Owner: KAGE, INC)
  • WIZM-FM (93.3 FM; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: FAMILY RADIO, INC.)
  • KLSE-FM (91.7 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WAXX (104.5 FM; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF EAU CLAIRE LICENSE LLC)
  • KZSE (90.7 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KROC-FM (106.9 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KQEG (102.7 FM; LA CRESCENT, MN; Owner: WHITE EAGLE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLCX (107.7 FM; ST. CHARLES, MN; Owner: ST. CHARLES BROADCASTING CO. LLC)
  • KMFX-FM (102.5 FM; LAKE CITY, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KQYB (98.3 FM; SPRING GROVE, MN; Owner: FAMILY RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Fountain City:

  • WKBT (Channel 8; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: QUEENB TELEVISION, LLC)
  • K38CL (Channel 38; WINONA, MN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • K62EV (Channel 62; WINONA, MN; Owner: KTTC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WXOW-TV (Channel 19; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: WXOW-WQOW TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KXLT-TV (Channel 47; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: SHOCKLEY BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KTTC (Channel 10; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: KTTC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WLAX (Channel 25; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: GRANT MEDIA, INC.)
  • WEAU-TV (Channel 13; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Owner: WEAU LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WHLA-TV (Channel 31; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: WISCONSIN EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WDLS-LP (Channel 35; TOMAH, WI; Owner: MAGNUM RADIO, INC.)
  • KQEG-CA (Channel 50; La CRESCENT, MN; Owner: WHITE EAGLE PARTNERSHIP)
  • K56HW (Channel 56; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W44BF (Channel 44; LA CROSSE, WI; Owner: TV-45, INC.)

Fountain City fatal accident list:

Aug 19, 1992 05:45 AM, 35, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 25, 1977 12:20 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • $624,000Total costs
  • 16,810Total average daily traffic
  • 966Total average daily truck traffic
  • 23,840Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

7
  • Call Sign: KC4EAP, Licensee ID: L01330313
    Grant Date: 10/10/2007, Expiration Date: 11/24/2017
    Registrant: Stephen S Schiffli, S2758 State Road 88, Fountain City, WI 54629
  • Call Sign: N9MFH, Licensee ID: L00373189
    Grant Date: 05/09/2011, Expiration Date: 08/06/2021, Certifier: Steven C Prussing
    Registrant: Steven C Prussing, 930 Fountain St, Fountain City, WI 54629
  • Call Sign: WA9VAD
    Grant Date: 03/29/1988, Expiration Date: 03/29/1998, Cancellation Date: 03/30/2000
    Registrant: William J Sendelbach, R 2 Box 148a5, Fountain City, WI 54629
  • Call Sign: KB9YZW, Licensee ID: L00333742
    Grant Date: 03/08/2001, Expiration Date: 03/08/2011, Cancellation Date: 03/09/2013, Certifier: Timothy K Bossert
    Registrant: Timothy K Bossert, S 2948 Prairie St, Fountain City, WI 54629
  • Call Sign: KC9AVN, Licensee ID: L00443136
    Grant Date: 01/03/2002, Expiration Date: 01/03/2012, Certifier: Neil D Bittner
    Registrant: Neil D Bittner, W130 Piepers Valley Rd, Fountain City, WI 54629
  • Call Sign: KC9FDJ, Licensee ID: L00778131
    Grant Date: 12/08/2003, Expiration Date: 12/08/2013, Certifier: Mark J Degallier
    Registrant: Mark J Degallier, 312 S Main St, Fountain City, WI 54629
  • Call Sign: KC9FVV, Licensee ID: L00847867
    Grant Date: 04/16/2004, Expiration Date: 04/16/2014, Certifier: Cody A Menting
    Registrant: Cody A Menting, S2940 Indian Creek Rd, Fountain City, WI 54629

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3
Most common first names in Fountain City, WI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1976.8 years
John1582.2 years
George1277.3 years
Elizabeth1081.5 years
Helen982.7 years
Emma990.8 years
Harry978.1 years
Henry886.1 years
Robert864.9 years
Walter878.6 years
Most common last names in Fountain City, WI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Baures1580.2 years
Bork1482.8 years
Schmitt1079.2 years
Ziegler1082.3 years
Abts976.8 years
Johnson979.0 years
Hund974.2 years
Wieczorek970.2 years
Haeuser978.3 years
Duellman881.7 years

Businesses in Fountain City, WI

  • Ford: 1
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