|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Fosston is 1,398. Fosston, Minnesota is the 8,947th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Fosston was in 2000, when its population was 1,574. In 2000, Fosston was the 8,301st largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 8,947th largest city in the US. Fosston is currently 11.2% smaller than it was in 2000.
Fosston has shrunk 11.1% since the year 2000. Fosston, Minnesota's growth is below average. 75% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|8941||Logan, West Virginia||1,400||-13.6%|
|8942||Spring Valley, Wisconsin||1,400||17.2%|
|8944||Atlantic Beach, North Carolina||1,399||-21.9%|
|8945||Fairview Park, Indiana||1,399||-6.4%|
|8949||Palm Valley, Texas||1,398||8.1%|
|8950||Blowing Rock, North Carolina||1,397||-1.3%|
|8952||Three Oaks, Michigan||1,397||-23.5%|
|8953||Boston Heights, Ohio||1,396||17.8%|
The total voting age population of Fosston, Minnesota, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,235. The voting age population is 47.8% male and 52.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 29.3% of the residents of Fosston are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Fosston are 91.4% White, 4.3% Two or more races, 1.4% American Indian, 1.1% Other, 0.7% Black, 0.6% Asian and 0.4% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 5.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Fosston, 15.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 25.8%. On a per-household basis, 8.1% of families are below the poverty line in Fosston.
Among those aged 16 and older, 57.2% of Fosston residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 88.9% of Fosston residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 26.3% have a bachelor's degree and 7.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Fosston residents aged 5 and older, 2.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.6% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Fosston is 4.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Fosston, 11.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Fosston is $41,964.
In Fosston, 61.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 38.5% of housing units in Fosston.
Of all the housing units in Fosston, 32.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Fosston, 5.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Fosston is $791.
In Fosston, 71.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.