City of Fulton Info

The City of Fulton is a quaint traditional community located on the Mississippi River in Whiteside County Illinois. The city has a population of 3,481 people according to the 2010 Census and covers an area of 2.3 square miles.
Fulton is a city known for the pride in its Dutch heritage. This is shown through the addition of a traditional Dutch windmill, located near the city's dike, which borders the Mississippi. Other local attractions include: Andresen Nature Center, Fulton Marina, Great River Road/Trail/Byways, Heritage Canyon, Lincoln Highway, Lock & Dam 13, Martin House Museum, Ronald Reagan Trail, Sand Prairie, and Windmill Cultural Center.


City Hall Hours: Monday thru Friday 8am to 4pm

Water Bills can be paid at any time by using the drop box on the west side of the building.
City Statistics:

Mayoral Form of Government:
City Council Members: 9 (including Mayor)
City Wards: 4 (2 members each ward)
City Hall Personnel: 3
City Public Works Dept: 7 full-time & 5 part-time (seasonal)
Tourism & Community Services: 1 full-time & 1 part-time

Transportation Service:
Whiteside county Public Transit

Law Enforcement, Firefighters, & EMS:
Law enforcement personnel: 7 full-time & 2 part-time
Fire fighter personnel: 30 (some are dual volunteers)
EMS personnel: 20 (some are dual volunteers)

General Facilities:
Chamber of Commerce: Yes
Number of Banks: 2
Credit Union: 1
Public Library: 1
Health Clinic: 1
Dental Office: 1

Recreation Facilities:
Parks: 7
Golf courses: 1 (private)
Disc Golf Course: 1
Shuffle Board Court: 1
Community Center: 1
Boat Launches: 3

Accommodations and Lodging:
Motels: 2
Rooms: 60
Campground: 1

Historical Museum & Attractions:
Historical Museum: 1
Attractions: 8

Fulton, Illinois Census Information 2010 (click link): Fulton, Illinois Census Info 2012

360 Photo Tour:

Heritage Canyon - 1
Heritage Canyon - 2