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Fairport, Iowa
Fairport, Iowa is located in Iowa
Fairport, Iowa
Fairport, Iowa
Location in Iowa
Country United States
State Iowa
County Muscatine
Area
 • Total 1.89 sq mi (4.89 km2)
 • Land 1.86 sq mi (4.82 km2)
 • Water 0.03 sq mi (0.07 km2)
Elevation
568 ft (173 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 204
 • Density 109.68/sq mi (42.34/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
52761
Area code(s) 563
FIPS code 19-26580

Fairport is an unincorporated community along the Mississippi River and Iowa Highway 22 in Muscatine County, Iowa, United States.

History

Fairport, originally called Salem, was platted in 1839.

Fairport was once a stop along the Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railroad and along the Milwaukee Road.


Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
2020 204
U.S. Decennial Census

Education

Muscatine Community School District operates public schools serving the community. Muscatine High School is the district's high school.

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