Also See: Fulton, IL ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The City of Fulton had a population of 3,241 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Fulton is located at latitude 41.8673 and longitude -90.1596 in Whiteside County. The formal boundaries for the City of Fulton encompass a land area of 2.29 sq. miles and a water area of 0.06 sq. miles. Whiteside County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 646 feet.
The City of Fulton (GNIS ID: 2394833) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
|Total Population||3,241 (100%)|
|Population in Households||3,188 (98.4%)|
|Population in Families||2,491 (76.9%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||53 ( 1.6%)|
|Median Household Income||$51,679|
|Average Household Income||$63,554|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||10%|
|Per Capita Income||$29,245|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,653 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,176 (71.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||314 (19.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||163 ( 9.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$121,654|
|Average Home Value||$141,645|
|Housing Affordability Index3||202|
|Average Household Size||2.14|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.15%|
|Per Capita Income||2.22%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.36%|
The table below compares Fulton to the other 1,369 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 420||69th|
|Population Density||# 513||63rd|
|Median Household Income||# 916||33rd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 469||34th|
|Per Capita Income||# 677||51st|
|Diversity Index||# 930||32nd|
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