Fort Atkinson, Iowa

Fort Atkinson: City in Winneshiek County, Iowa, United States

About

Fort Atkinson is a city located in the county of Winneshiek in the U.S. state of Iowa. Its population at the 2010 census was 349. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 320 inhabitants.

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Location of Fort Atkinson on Iowa map.

Quick Facts about Fort Atkinson

Population : 320 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Iowa (United States)
County : Winneshiek County
Postal code : 52144
Water as percent of area : 0%
Land as percent of area : 100%
Altitude : 1,047 feet / 319 meters
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 11:45:08 (22nd July 2024)
Population growth : -9.06% (2010-2020)
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Fort Atkinson Iowa
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Geography

Fort Atkinson is located at 43°8'36"N 91°55'58"W (43.1433100, -91.9326600).

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Demographics

According to census records, the population of Fort Atkinson decreased by 9.06% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 349 - census
2011 345 -1.16% estimation process
2012 344 -0.29% estimation process
2013 339 -1.47% estimation process
2014 335 -1.19% estimation process
2015 333 -0.6% estimation process
2016 329 -1.22% estimation process
2017 324 -1.54% estimation process
2018 322 -0.62% estimation process
2019 320 -0.63% estimation process
2020 320 0% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 11,520
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 11,947
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -3.6%
April 1, 2020 Population : 11,361
April 1, 2010 Population : 11,947
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.1%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 22.1%
People over 65 (%) : 21.4%
Female persons, % : 49.6%
White only, percent : 95.8%
Black or African American alone, percent : 1.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.3%
Asians alone % : 1.2%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : Z
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 1.6%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 3.2%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 93.0%
2015-2019 Veterans : 934
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 1.9%
Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 5,572

Fort Atkinson zip code is 52144. County name: Winneshiek, County fips: 19191

Economic Facts

Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 5,572
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 78.0%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $82,800
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,042
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $443
2015-2019 median gross rent : $633
2015-2019 Households : 4,839
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.37
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 89.1%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 3.8%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 86.3%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 76.6%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 90.6%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 18.2%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 12.2%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 6.7%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 60.5%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 54.6%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 11,801
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 62,031
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 43,307
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 81,119
2012 total retail sales per capita : $6,917
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 20.3
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $50,770
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $27,781
Percentage of people living in poverty : 13.5%
Total number of employer establishments, 2019 : 256
2019 total employment : 2,845
2019 total annual payroll ($1,000) : 115,330
Total employment, change in percentage terms, 2018-2019 : -3.9%
2018 total non-employer establishments : 750
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,073
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 550
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 353
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : F
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,040
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 100
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 894
2010 population per square mile : 53.5
2010 land area in square miles : 223.25
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 88.0%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $282,000
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,782
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $547
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,523
2015-2019 Households : 1,898
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.94
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 87.8%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 9.2%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 89.9%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 89.0%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 93.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 34.7%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 6.0%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 2.7%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 67.3%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 57.8%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 8,133
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 37,687
2012 total retail sales per capita : $7,716
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 30.6
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $105,214
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $40,139
Percentage of people living in poverty : 3.4%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 185
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 99
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 71
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : F
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 155
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 57
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 119
2010 population per square mile : 366.0
2010 land area in square miles : 11.98

Schools in Fort Atkinson

College & universities near Fort Atkinson, IA

Code Name City ZIP
154110 Northeast Iowa Community College Calmar (IA) 52132-0400

Stations (2)

Amtrak & bus stations near Fort Atkinson, IA

Code Name Address Type
LSE La Crosse St. Andrew and Caledonia Streets RAIL
WIN Winona station 65 East Mark Street RAIL

Post offices near Fort Atkinson

Post Office Name City ZIP
Fort Atkinson Post Office Fort Atkinson (IA) 52144

Other places with the same name (2)

Other cities in Winneshiek County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Winneshiek County , IA.

City Name Population Title
Decorah 7,484 Town in Iowa
Calmar 934 Township in Winneshiek County, Iowa
Ossian 769 City in Iowa
Spillville 341 Human settlement in Winneshiek County, Iowa, United States of America
Ridgeway 285 American city in Iowa
Castalia 156 City in Winneshiek County, Iowa, United States
Jackson Junction 54 Human settlement in Winneshiek County, Iowa, United States of America