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Fenton is a township in Whiteside County, in the Sterling metro area.
The latitude of Fenton is 41.709N. The longitude is -90.036W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 594 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 547.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Fenton demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Whiteside County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 61251 ZIP code.
18% of Fenton residents report German ancestry, and 16% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Fenton ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Fenton was $21,746, compared with $21,587 nationally.
15% of Fenton residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Fenton, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $307. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $933.
Whiteside County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Fenton political report.
The average commute time for Fenton workers is 23 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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