Latest Data (2017)
Population 36,793
Nationwide Rank 1047

Quick Facts

Cottage Grove, Minnesota is the 1,047th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Cottage Grove, Minnesota is a city.

Cottage Grove, Minnesota is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Cottage Grove had its largest population ever.

Cottage Grove, Minnesota is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 69% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Cottage Grove, Minnesota Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1037 Farmers Branch, Texas 37,088 34.9%
1038 West Hollywood, California 37,080 3.3%
1039 Monrovia, California 37,061 0.1%
1040 Panama City, Florida 36,986 0.4%
1041 San Juan, Texas 36,981 38.6%
1042 Wildomar, California 36,932 75.0%
1043 Hot Springs, Arkansas 36,915 2.4%
1044 Greenfield, Wisconsin 36,827 3.9%
1045 Addison, Illinois 36,820 1.1%
1046 Moorpark, California 36,802 15.6%
1047 Cottage Grove, Minnesota 36,793 19.9%
1048 Beloit, Wisconsin 36,773 2.6%
1049 Portage, Indiana 36,672 9.1%
1050 Lincoln Park, Michigan 36,655 -8.4%
1051 Winter Springs, Florida 36,635 17.6%
1052 Calumet City, Illinois 36,633 -6.1%
1053 Dunedin, Florida 36,545 0.7%
1054 New Albany, Indiana 36,461 -3.6%
1055 Bartlesville, Oklahoma 36,389 4.6%
1056 Rome, Georgia 36,375 2.2%
1057 Temple City, California 36,367 8.2%

Similarly Sized Cities In Minnesota

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
504 Maple Grove 71,066 38.3%
514 Woodbury 69,756 48.5%
532 St. Cloud 67,984 13.7%
546 Eagan 66,627 4.5%
570 Blaine 64,557 41.9%
572 Eden Prairie 64,400 16.5%
579 Lakeville 63,748 46.2%
591 Coon Rapids 62,656 1.5%
604 Burnsville 61,439 1.9%
727 Minnetonka 53,085 3.8%
737 Apple Valley 52,435 14.1%
741 Edina 51,958 9.6%
786 St. Louis Park 49,029 11.0%
883 Moorhead 43,122 32.8%
904 Mankato 42,264 29.7%
932 Maplewood 40,918 15.6%
933 Shakopee 40,893 93.9%
1047 Cottage Grove 36,793 19.9%
1060 Roseville 36,314 7.7%
1065 Richfield 36,151 5.0%
1088 Inver Grove Heights 35,392 18.4%
1161 Andover 32,902 22.4%
1214 Savage 31,352 45.1%
1228 Brooklyn Center 31,006 6.4%
1339 Oakdale 28,083 4.9%
1351 Fridley 27,853 1.3%
1391 Winona 26,928 -0.6%
1397 Shoreview 26,794 2.7%
1412 Ramsey 26,587 42.9%
1416 Chaska 26,561 48.7%
1427 Prior Lake 26,401 61.6%
1449 White Bear Lake 25,888 6.3%
1454 Owatonna 25,794 14.1%
1465 Chanhassen 25,558 24.8%
1501 Champlin 25,022 12.1%
1511 Austin 24,933 5.9%
1538 Elk River 24,506 46.8%
1549 Rosemount 24,344 64.2%
1585 Faribault 23,750 13.2%
1615 Crystal 23,165 2.0%
1620 Farmington 23,067 81.6%
1637 New Brighton 22,787 2.6%
1644 Hastings 22,722 24.1%
1711 Golden Valley 21,520 5.7%
1716 Lino Lakes 21,407 26.0%
1739 New Hope 21,063 0.9%
1786 Northfield 20,474 18.7%
1803 Columbia Heights 20,254 9.3%
1805 South St. Paul 20,242 0.3%
1829 Forest Lake 19,879 36.9%
1839 West St. Paul 19,767 1.2%
1855 Willmar 19,628 6.2%
1874 Stillwater 19,368 24.1%
1930 Hopkins 18,678 7.4%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 36,793 1,047
2016 36,029 1,059
2015 35,918 1,056
2014 35,630 1,052
2013 35,399 1,051
2012 35,181 1,040
2011 34,902 1,036
2010 34,589 1,036
2009 33,928 1,042
2008 33,655 1,037
2007 32,934 1,047
2006 32,414 1,051
2005 32,010 1,052
2004 31,618 1,056
2003 31,452 1,051
2002 30,781 1,055
2001 30,695 1,047
2000 30,684 1,039
1990 22,977 1,209