Located in southern Muscatine county, the City of Fruitland is a great place to call home with its small-town living. According to the 2010 census, Fruitland has a population of 977.
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One of Muscatine County’s largest growing towns, Fruitland has a population of around 1,000. According to an Iowa State University study, this population increase is due to low property taxes and affordable housing.
In Fruitland, there is a sense of community and an understanding that residents can rely on each other. It’s a type of town where anyone would lend you a hand if you are in need. Residents proved this after the 2007 tornado where everyone worked together to rebuild the town from loading wood to fixing up homes.
Regarded as a friendly town, Fruitland organizes many town-wide events including Fruitland Fun Days, a city-wide yard sale and bingo fundraisers. Residents even worked together to reform the Park Board with the mission to update Drake Park in 2010. The park received a new playground surface and more up-to-date equipment, which helped improve its appeal to residents.
Drake Park: Located on Pine Street, Drake park features a rubber, safe surface for children to play on and new handicap accessible equipment. There are swings, monkey bars and even toddler toys for kids. Residents can even reserve shelters at the park for private events.
Community Center: Available to rent for residents, the community center hosts many events including trivia nights, blood drives and monthly meetings for various organizations. All events are booked through the city and you can see a full calendar by visiting the City of Fruitland.
Fruitland Fun Days: Hosted every September, Fruitland Fun Days include a pancake breakfast, concerts, bingo, a craft fair and a classic car show. Learn more about this year’s events.
Mad Marv’s: One of the only restaurants in Fruitland, Mad Marv’s is famous for its wings. People drive from other communities to try their barbecued chicken wings.