Fontana is a tiny city located in the state of Kansas. With a population of 222 people and just one neighborhood, Fontana is the 274th largest community in Kansas.
Real Estate Prices
Fontana real estate is some of the most expensive in Kansas, although Fontana house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Fontana isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Fontana are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Fontana is a city of service providers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Fontana who work in healthcare (15.25%), maintenance occupations (13.56%) and management occupations (10.17%).
Also of interest is that Fontana has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Fontana’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Fontana has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Fontana has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Fontana than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Fontana may be for you.
One downside of living in Fontana, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 39.36 minutes every day commuting to work.
Being a small city, Fontana does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.