Place:Fond du Lac, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, United States

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NameFond du Lac
TypeCity
Coordinates43.775°N 88.445°W
Located inFond du Lac, Wisconsin, United States
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Fond du Lac is a city in Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin, United States. The name is French for bottom (or foot) of the lake, named as such because of its location at the bottom (south end) of Lake Winnebago. The population was 43,021 at the 2010 census.

The city forms the core of the United States Census Bureau's Fond du Lac Metropolitan Statistical Area, which includes all of Fond du Lac County (2000 population: 97,296). Fond du Lac is the 342nd largest Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) in the United States. The Fond du Lac MSA and the Beaver Dam (city), Wisconsin Micropolitan Statistical Area, form the larger Fond du Lac-Beaver Dam Combined Statistical Area. Fond du Lac was named the safest metropolitan area in the United States in the 2006 edition of City Crime Rankings by Quinto Press.

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