City of Fruitland, Iowa

  • Increase font size
  • Default font size
  • Decrease font size
Welcome to Fruitland, IA

Located in southern Muscatine county, the city of Fruitland is an excellent place to call home. With a population of 977, Fruitland is the fastest growing city in Muscatine county, and one of the fastest growing cities in the state of Iowa.

Nearby cities include Muscatine, Quad Cities, Iowa City, and Burlington.

On our website you will find meeting agendas and minutes, city ordinances, reservation schedule for both the park and Community Center, notices of upcoming events, and more.

City Hall Hours: Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 

City Hall Phone Number: 563-264-1748       City Hall Fax Number: 563-264-6043

City Hall Email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

City Hall Physical Address: 104 Sand Run Road, Fruitland, IA  52749

City Hall Mailing Address:
PO Box 97, Fruitland, IA  52749

City Clerk: Kim Thompson (Notary Public)

Mayor: DeWayne Walter (563)506-0350

City Council: Perry Anderson (563)264-8365, Tom Haynes (309)230-2818, Marty Hills (563)263-2599, Mark Lawrence (563)272-8202, and Neal Nelson (563)506-2712

Content posted on the City of Fruitland website is done under the direction of the mayor and council.  If you have content that you would like posted, please submit the content to our city clerk for approval.

 

 

Fruitland Weather


Newsflash

Sigma: A Profile of Iowa Small Towns 1994 to 2014

Iowa State University, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

A Profile of Fruitland from 1994 to 2014

Fruitland was one of 99 Iowa small towns randomly selected in 1994 for an Iowa State University study of life in small towns. The study was repeated in 2004 and again in 2014. 150 residents of Fruitland were randomly selected in each year to participate in the study. In 2014, 67 residents returned completed surveys.

Fruitland’s population increased 173% from 1990 to 2013, partly due to the safety of the area, low property taxes, and affordable housing.

Residents go out of town for shopping, entertainment and healthcare. 70% of residents rate most government services such as streets, parks, and garbage collection as good or very good. Fruitland leaders were perceived positively on all dimensions, especially trustworthiness and effectiveness. Community services such as senior programs, child care, and medical services received low ratings.

Overall, residents rated Fruitland as safe and friendly. Residents feel at home in Fruitland and would be sorry to leave town. They were not likely to know a large number of other residents, but felt that even strangers would help them in the event of an emergency. There has been a decrease in community involvement over the years.

To see the entire report, along with reports from the other 98 cities and the comprehensive report, go to http://www.soc.iastate.edu/rdi/99communitystudy.