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See what Fort Atkinson, WI has to offer.

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What Renters Like and Dislike About Fort Atkinson

We enjoy wslking to the local parks and recreation areas. We are close to icecream shops, and local restaurants.

I like the people and the small town feel of kindness and safety here. I also like that it is not overly busy, yet things to do.

i like going to frostie freeze, festival, walgreens. mc donalds. i dont know, i just really like being with my friends in general

Who Lives Here

Fort Atkinson Demographics

Education

High School

46%

Associate's

33%

Bachelor's

17%

Master's

4%

Doctorate

1%

Family Size

2 people

47%

3 people

23%

4 people

15%

5 people

11%

6+ people

3%

Household Income

0-50k

45%

50-100k

32%

100-150k

18%

150-200k

4%

200k+

2%

Age

0-10

10%

10-20

14%

20-45

32%

45-65

27%

65+

16%

Getting Around Fort Atkinson

Fort Atkinson Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

50%

15-30 Mins

25%

30-40 Mins

9%

40-60 Mins

9%

60+ Mins

8%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 4141

Walk Score®

Walkable

Yes

Say 3 of 3 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Percentage: 4949

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 3 of 3 renters

What Renters Are Saying

Fort Atkinson Features

Busy Streets

No

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Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

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Noise Late At Night

No

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Area Has Litter

No

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Pet Friendly

Yes

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Quiet Area

Yes

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Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 3 of 3 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Near Downtown

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Nice Views

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Tree Lined Streets

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Nearby Parks

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Area Has Potholes

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Maintained Yards

No

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Mostly Newer Buildings

No

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Near Highways

No

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Well Lit

No

Say 3 of 3 renters

Fort Atkinson Education

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

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Top Schools in Fort Atkinson

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Living in Fort Atkinson, WI

Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin is a town with approximately 12,000 residents. With an average age of just under 40, the city's population is fairly typical compared to other cities in Wisconsin, which has an average age of 38. The majority of residents own their homes in Fort Atkinson, and 37% of residents rent. With a relatively low average rent of $786 a month in the city, renting remains an affordable option, particularly compared to other cities in Wisconsin. Over the course of a year, renters in Fort Atkinson will save around $1,100 compared to the state average.

There are three primary industries in Fort Atkinson: manufacturing, healthcare, and retail. Combined, these industries make up 23% of the workforce in the city. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, 7% of residents work in transportation, making it the top career path in the city. With an average annual income of around $64K, Fort Atkinson workers bring in slightly less than their peers elsewhere in Wisconsin. The city's average income also falls below the national average of $73,345. Compared to the national average (5%), Fort Atkinson has a large number of residents over the age of 25 who have an Associate's degree (9%). Furthermore, 11% possess a Bachelor's degree and 4% have earned a Master's degree or Doctorate.

Fort Atkinson residents have an average commute of about 21 minutes, quicker than the Wisconsin average of about 23 minutes. Driving a vehicle is the prevailing means of commuting to work, chosen by 46% of residents, while public transportation isn't used much. Not many residents commute to work on foot.