Latest Data (2018)
Population 37,208
Nationwide Rank 1042

Quick Facts

Cottage Grove, Minnesota is the 1,042nd largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Cottage Grove, Minnesota is a city.

Cottage Grove, Minnesota is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 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
2000-2018
1032 Valley Stream, New York 37,523 3.2%
1033 Muskogee, Oklahoma 37,402 -4.5%
1034 Greenfield, Wisconsin 37,358 5.4%
1035 Meridian, Mississippi 37,325 -9.6%
1036 Winter Springs, Florida 37,321 19.8%
1037 Texarkana, Texas 37,295 7.0%
1038 Muskegon, Michigan 37,287 -6.9%
1039 Wildomar, California 37,280 76.7%
1040 Braintree Town, Massachusetts 37,250
1041 Park Ridge, Illinois 37,240 -1.4%
1042 Cottage Grove, Minnesota 37,208 21.2%
1043 Hot Springs, Arkansas 37,169 3.1%
1044 San Juan, Texas 37,154 39.2%
1045 Oregon City, Oregon 37,129 39.0%
1046 Beloit, Wisconsin 37,018 3.3%
1047 Panama City, Florida 36,908 0.2%
1048 Lima, Ohio 36,862 -11.7%
1049 West Hollywood, California 36,854 2.7%
1050 Waxahachie, Texas 36,807 69.7%
1051 Portage, Indiana 36,806 9.5%
1052 Holly Springs, North Carolina 36,749 263.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In Minnesota

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
504 Maple Grove 71,807 39.7%
506 Woodbury 71,306 51.8%
536 St. Cloud 68,043 13.8%
555 Eagan 66,527 4.3%
564 Lakeville 65,877 51.1%
573 Blaine 65,212 43.4%
585 Eden Prairie 64,334 16.4%
602 Coon Rapids 62,527 1.2%
613 Burnsville 61,203 1.5%
715 Apple Valley 54,121 17.8%
720 Minnetonka 53,953 5.5%
742 Edina 52,490 10.7%
794 St. Louis Park 49,039 11.0%
889 Moorhead 43,349 33.5%
902 Mankato 42,610 30.7%
933 Shakopee 41,362 96.1%
944 Maplewood 41,004 15.8%
1042 Cottage Grove 37,208 21.2%
1067 Roseville 36,433 8.1%
1078 Richfield 35,990 4.5%
1098 Inver Grove Heights 35,481 18.7%
1168 Andover 33,072 23.0%
1213 Savage 31,694 46.6%
1239 Brooklyn Center 30,910 6.1%
1347 Oakdale 28,022 4.7%
1358 Fridley 27,742 0.9%
1385 Shoreview 27,210 4.3%
1408 Ramsey 26,928 44.7%
1411 Prior Lake 26,840 64.3%
1413 Winona 26,813 -1.0%
1418 Chaska 26,765 49.9%
1459 White Bear Lake 25,932 6.5%
1466 Owatonna 25,766 13.9%
1472 Chanhassen 25,666 25.4%
1489 Champlin 25,346 13.6%
1500 Austin 25,190 7.0%
1522 Elk River 24,845 48.8%
1543 Rosemount 24,607 66.0%
1587 Faribault 23,851 13.6%
1633 Farmington 23,081 81.7%
1634 Crystal 23,065 1.6%
1644 New Brighton 22,899 3.1%
1651 Hastings 22,713 24.1%
1706 Golden Valley 21,755 6.9%
1709 Lino Lakes 21,733 27.9%
1757 New Hope 21,057 0.9%
1786 Northfield 20,634 19.7%
1794 Columbia Heights 20,503 10.6%
1815 Forest Lake 20,220 39.2%
1820 South St. Paul 20,145 -0.1%
1863 West St. Paul 19,678 0.7%
1864 Willmar 19,673 6.5%
1883 Stillwater 19,404 24.4%
1947 Hopkins 18,605 7.0%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 37,208 1,042
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