Latest Data (2017)
Population 1,481
Nationwide Rank 8745

Quick Facts

Fosston, Minnesota is the 8,745th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Fosston, Minnesota is a city.

Fosston, Minnesota is currently 5.9% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Fosston, Minnesota's growth is below average. 75% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
8735 Kremmling, Colorado 1,484 -1.5%
8736 Marble Hill, Missouri 1,484 -1.4%
8737 Quinlan, Texas 1,483 7.6%
8738 Westlake, Texas 1,483 616.4%
8739 Windsor, Pennsylvania 1,483 11.5%
8740 Elizabeth, Pennsylvania 1,482 -5.9%
8741 Gower, Missouri 1,482 6.0%
8742 Head of the Harbor, New York 1,482 1.7%
8743 Rainelle, West Virginia 1,482 -3.8%
8744 Burkesville, Kentucky 1,481 -15.6%
8745 Fosston, Minnesota 1,481 -5.9%
8746 Porterdale, Georgia 1,481 8.5%
8747 Bismarck, Missouri 1,480 0.4%
8748 Meridian, Texas 1,480 2.2%
8749 Winchester, Illinois 1,480 -10.7%
8750 Redington Beach, Florida 1,479 -3.8%
8751 Glen Alpine, North Carolina 1,478 32.9%
8752 Thorntown, Indiana 1,478 -5.1%
8753 North Redington Beach, Florida 1,477 -0.6%
8754 Birch Run, Michigan 1,476 -12.0%
8755 Clio, Alabama 1,476 -32.9%

Similarly Sized Cities In Minnesota

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
6273 Staples 2,955 -5.8%
6276 Montgomery 2,950 5.3%
6333 Milaca 2,890 12.2%
6365 Mountain Iron 2,863 -5.0%
6423 Moose Lake 2,798 24.9%
6436 Chatfield 2,783 15.2%
6461 Osseo 2,768 13.8%
6484 Caledonia 2,752 -7.1%
6501 Cokato 2,739 0.2%
6509 Granite Falls 2,734 -12.6%
6525 Dodge Center 2,722 21.1%
6529 Cohasset 2,719 9.5%
6558 Albany 2,695 42.5%
6562 Roseau 2,693 -1.9%
6632 Foley 2,634 22.0%
6638 Sandstone 2,631 9.6%
6692 Barnesville 2,583 18.2%
6748 Rockville 2,539 5.2%
6760 Lauderdale 2,528 5.8%
6763 Glenwood 2,527 -2.5%
6798 Paynesville 2,494 8.7%
6803 Lake Crystal 2,493 2.9%
6824 Wabasha 2,481 -4.6%
6832 Le Center 2,473 8.9%
6843 Pelican Rapids 2,466 4.4%
6898 Spring Valley 2,421 -4.0%
6944 St. Bonifacius 2,388 24.8%
6954 Breezy Point 2,381 139.2%
6999 Olivia 2,350 -8.4%
7010 Crosby 2,344 2.0%
7065 Excelsior 2,307 -3.4%
7083 Pequot Lakes 2,300 27.7%
7103 Winsted 2,289 8.2%
7153 Janesville 2,259 5.9%
7161 Crosslake 2,251 18.2%
7176 Madelia 2,239 -4.0%
7197 Gaylord 2,223 -2.7%
7237 Wells 2,195 -16.0%
7245 Hawley 2,190 16.4%
7299 Arlington 2,153 5.0%
7348 Maple Lake 2,126 29.9%
7428 Mayer 2,089 251.6%
7482 Mountain Lake 2,061 -1.0%
7489 Tracy 2,056 -9.3%
7491 Howard Lake 2,054 10.4%
7526 Lexington 2,037 -5.0%
7533 Nisswa 2,034 3.9%
7555 Springfield 2,022 -8.6%
7557 Slayton 2,021 -2.6%
7566 Aitkin 2,016 -0.6%
7569 Eyota 2,015 22.4%
7635 Blooming Prairie 1,981 1.9%
7639 Hoyt Lakes 1,978 -4.9%
7655 Coleraine 1,970 78.1%
7861 Waterville 1,867 1.4%
7885 Hinckley 1,857 42.5%
7916 Long Lake 1,840 0.0%
7945 Lakeland 1,826 -4.7%
7948 Maple Plain 1,824 -12.6%
7988 Kenyon 1,806 8.7%
7993 Ortonville 1,805 -15.8%
8006 Spring Park 1,799 4.8%
8013 Gilbert 1,796 -2.6%
8027 Braham 1,789 38.2%
8030 Clearwater 1,786 106.7%
8077 Silver Bay 1,769 -14.2%
8091 Warroad 1,763 2.6%
8202 Lester Prairie 1,715 24.9%
8205 Rushford 1,715 0.4%
8225 Osakis 1,705 9.0%
8230 Mapleton 1,703 1.3%
8232 Canby 1,701 -10.3%
8341 Cologne 1,648 56.0%
8343 Aurora 1,646 -10.9%
8399 Lakefield 1,626 -5.5%
8410 Ada 1,620 -2.0%
8411 Rock Creek 1,620 43.4%
8531 Lewiston 1,564 4.9%
8538 Tonka Bay 1,561 0.7%
8555 Warren 1,554 -6.9%
8562 Avon 1,550 25.0%
8633 Dundas 1,519 159.2%
8668 Stacy 1,507 10.2%
8672 Babbitt 1,505 -9.8%
8707 Oronoco 1,496 57.1%
8745 Fosston 1,481 -5.9%
8832 Waverly 1,450 90.2%
8842 Richmond 1,442 19.3%
8901 Dassel 1,419 13.8%
8908 Madison 1,417 -19.5%
8915 Bagley 1,414 6.8%
8926 Dawson 1,410 -8.0%
8954 Red Lake Falls 1,404 -10.8%
8984 New London 1,396 30.2%
8993 Frazee 1,391 -0.7%
9054 Glyndon 1,373 30.1%
9062 Minneota 1,371 -5.6%
9086 Pierz 1,363 6.1%
9094 Grand Marais 1,359 -2.3%
9107 Winthrop 1,354 -1.0%
9115 Winnebago 1,351 -8.9%
9130 Rice 1,345 89.4%
9133 Appleton 1,342 -53.1%
9151 Hayfield 1,333 -0.2%
9194 Wheaton 1,316 -18.4%
9200 Menahga 1,313 7.7%
9248 Preston 1,299 -9.0%
9262 Clara City 1,296 -6.8%
9316 Spring Grove 1,283 -1.5%
9349 Medford 1,272 24.9%
9386 Mahnomen 1,259 4.6%
9406 Starbuck 1,253 -4.8%
9449 Cottonwood 1,239 7.6%
9462 Fulda 1,233 -6.1%
9493 New York Mills 1,224 5.6%
9500 Adrian 1,221 -0.8%
9520 Mantorville 1,216 13.7%
9552 Royalton 1,208 47.1%
9580 Spicer 1,200 6.7%
9608 Renville 1,191 -9.8%
9620 New Richland 1,187 -0.5%
9653 Goodhue 1,176 51.1%
9695 Grand Meadow 1,164 22.5%
9702 Madison Lake 1,163 35.3%
9732 Harris 1,156 2.1%
9746 Elbow Lake 1,151 -9.4%
9776 Fairfax 1,142 -12.0%
9788 Nicollet 1,139 26.5%
9866 Atwater 1,117 3.8%
9867 Edgerton 1,117 8.8%
9923 Dellwood 1,100 5.4%
9945 Sherburn 1,095 1.2%
9985 Elgin 1,082 29.1%
9987 Tyler 1,082 -11.8%
9993 Wanamingo 1,079 6.8%
10011 Shafer 1,074 202.5%
10012 Lake St. Croix Beach 1,073 -5.8%
10070 Hector 1,060 -9.0%
10090 Truman 1,054 -16.0%
10114 Lake Shore 1,046 7.3%
10154 Eden Valley 1,034 19.2%
10169 Carlton 1,031 27.7%
10189 Keewatin 1,026 -11.6%
10201 East Gull Lake 1,022 4.0%
10216 Taylors Falls 1,018 5.0%
10280 Baudette 1,004 -8.3%
10305 Harmony 999 -7.5%
10309 Parkers Prairie 999 -1.2%
10343 Morristown 992 -0.9%
10372 Buhl 982 0.2%
10378 Biwabik 981 2.0%
10439 Bird Island 969 -18.8%
10468 Scanlon 965 15.5%
10485 Houston 960 -5.7%
10526 Nashwauk 950 1.7%
10570 Watkins 942 7.0%
10608 Deer River 934 1.7%
10617 Walker 932 -24.8%
10620 Le Roy 931 0.3%
10633 Pine River 928 0.4%
10692 Battle Lake 918 21.9%
10715 Henderson 914 -0.2%
10733 Hallock 908 -23.6%
10811 Birchwood Village 888 -8.6%
10945 Onamia 861 1.2%
10958 St. Stephen 860 -0.2%
10995 Lilydale 853 53.4%
11007 Morgan 850 -5.4%
11062 Emily 840 -1.2%
11066 Mazeppa 840 6.3%
11110 Fertile 833 -7.0%
11111 St. Clair 833 0.0%
11163 Silver Lake 824 7.0%
11220 Walnut Grove 814 36.5%
11239 Rushford Village 811 13.1%
11244 Henning 810 4.3%
11287 Clarkfield 803 -15.8%
11301 Lake Park 801 2.0%
11318 Isle 798 11.6%
11357 Bovey 791 19.8%
11359 Kimball 791 20.7%
11384 Adams 786 -1.8%
11407 Twin Valley 783 1.1%
11449 Lamberton 775 -9.3%
11450 West Concord 775 -7.4%
11455 Belgrade 773 2.9%
11468 Blackduck 770 7.0%
11545 Cass Lake 757 -13.5%
11553 Landfall 756 9.4%
11556 Browerville 755 2.3%
11557 Dover 755 71.5%
11564 Hilltop 754 -1.4%
11566 Raymond 754 -8.0%
11577 Mabel 753 -1.5%
11602 Greenwood 748 1.2%
11618 Gibbon 746 -7.5%
11620 Brooten 745 13.7%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 1,481 8,745
2016 1,499 8,684
2015 1,498 8,675
2014 1,508 8,644
2013 1,506 8,650
2012 1,508 8,628
2011 1,515 8,608
2010 1,527 8,567
2009 1,468 8,661
2008 1,465 8,666
2007 1,478 8,611
2006 1,485 8,584
2005 1,499 8,526
2004 1,508 8,487
2003 1,521 8,442
2002 1,535 8,402
2001 1,552 8,360
2000 1,574 8,301
1990 1,558 7,928