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: Windmill Cultural Center, Martin House Museum, Heritage Canyon, Andresen Nature Center, Lock & Dam 13, Sand Prairie,  Fulton Marina, Linclon Highway and Great River Road/Trail ByWays, and the Ronald Reagan Trail.

City Hall Hours:
Monday thru Friday  8am to 4pm
Water Bills can be paid at anytime 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:  4
City Public Works Dept:   7 full-time & 4 part-time (seasonal)

Transportation Service

Whiteside county Public Transit

Law Enforcement & Firefighters

Law enforcement personnel: 7 full-time & 2 part-time
Fire fighter personnel: 30 (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

Accomodations 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:
Windmill Area
Heritage Canyon - 1
Heritage Canyon - 2