WI

National Population : 333,590,059
Wisconsin State Population : 6,001,969

About Fort Atkinson, WI

Fort Atkinson, WI is located in Jefferson County in the state of Wisconsin.

The total City Population for Fort Atkinson is about 19,499 with about 847 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 21,196.

The Average Home Value is $178,600.00, which is roughly 5% higher than the Average Home Value of $168,872.00 for the state of Wisconsin, and roughly 5% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $60,289.00, which is roughly 1% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $59,462.00 for the state of Wisconsin, and roughly 5% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Fort Atkinson is about 4.2%.

Wisconsin is ranked #36 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 26.98 out of 100.

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Voting

Jefferson County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 26.86% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 56.71%
Democratic: 41.48%
Libertarian: 1.32%
Other: 0.47%
Green: 0.02%


Nearby Locations

Jefferson, WI (5.91 mi.)
Whitewater, WI (9.10 mi.)
Johnson Creek, WI (10.75 mi.)
Cambridge, WI (11.12 mi.)
Lake Mills, WI (11.27 mi.)
Milton, WI (11.66 mi.)
Helenville, WI (11.79 mi.)
Edgerton, WI (13.28 mi.)
Palmyra, WI (13.36 mi.)
Sullivan, WI (13.56 mi.)
Deerfield, WI (15.70 mi.)
Avalon, WI (16.38 mi.)
Dousman, WI (18.54 mi.)
Waterloo, WI (18.87 mi.)
Stoughton, WI (18.89 mi.)
Eagle, WI (19.12 mi.)
Watertown, WI (19.14 mi.)
Janesville, WI (19.36 mi.)
Ixonia, WI (19.55 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 53538
Latitude : 42.919648
Longitude : -88.829360
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 786 ft.
Area Code(s) : 920, 262

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.41
Male Population Estimate : 46.93%
Female Population Estimate : 47.79%
Median Age : 41.1
Male Median Age : 39.7
Female Median Age : 42.4

White Population Estimate : 90.25%
Black Population Estimate : 0.77%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 6.44%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.89%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.07%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.63%
Other Population Estimate : 3.34%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Fort Atkinson specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Jefferson County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Jefferson County: About 148 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Jefferson County is about 49% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.