Latest Data (2017)
Population 1,299
Nationwide Rank 9248

Quick Facts

Preston, Minnesota is the 9,248th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Preston, Minnesota is a city.

Preston, Minnesota is currently 16.6% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Preston, Minnesota's growth is extremely below average. 82% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
9238 Leesburg, Ohio 1,303 2.1%
9239 Cross Roads, Texas 1,302 116.2%
9240 Marshall, Arkansas 1,302 -2.9%
9241 Pierce City, Missouri 1,301 -6.8%
9242 Sarcoxie, Missouri 1,301 -3.9%
9243 Sperry, Oklahoma 1,301 5.0%
9244 Toluca, Illinois 1,301 -2.6%
9245 Stryker, Ohio 1,300 -7.6%
9246 Thorndale, Texas 1,300 1.7%
9247 Barrackville, West Virginia 1,299 1.0%
9248 Preston, Minnesota 1,299 -9.0%
9249 Webberville, Michigan 1,299 -14.0%
9250 Boston Heights, Ohio 1,298 9.5%
9251 Fairfax, Oklahoma 1,298 -16.5%
9252 Farmingdale, New Jersey 1,298 -18.4%
9253 Mabscott, West Virginia 1,298 -7.1%
9254 Manly, Iowa 1,298 -3.2%
9255 Marsing, Idaho 1,298 44.7%
9256 Ontonagon, Michigan 1,298 -26.4%
9257 Urania, Louisiana 1,298 83.8%
9258 Eden, Texas 1,297 -49.2%

Similarly Sized Cities In Minnesota

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
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%
11697 Hancock 732 2.3%
11700 Lanesboro 732 -6.9%
11704 Brownton 731 -9.0%
11707 Stockton 731 6.2%
11738 Elysian 726 42.9%
11772 Kerkhoven 721 -5.6%
11789 Cleveland 717 6.6%
11810 Karlstad 714 -9.7%
11811 Marine on St. Croix 714 17.4%
11823 Holdingford 712 -6.0%
11838 Greenbush 709 -9.2%
11842 Westbrook 709 -5.7%
11849 Trimont 708 -5.8%
11920 Hampton 696 60.3%
11931 Courtland 693 28.3%
11948 Ellendale 690 16.7%
11963 Buffalo Lake 688 -10.2%
11982 Brownsdale 686 -4.7%
11990 Clarks Grove 684 -7.3%
11996 Clear Lake 683 154.8%
12018 Hendricks 679 -5.8%
12036 Marble 677 -2.5%
12043 Hoffman 676 0.8%
12054 Sebeka 675 -4.9%
12085 Loretto 670 15.1%
12111 Freeport 666 44.7%
12114 Hills 666 16.2%
12123 Rollingstone 665 -4.0%
12124 Wabasso 665 -2.3%
12144 Kasota 662 -2.7%
12157 La Prairie 660 9.6%
12173 Heron Lake 656 -15.0%
12182 Welcome 655 -9.6%
12186 Motley 654 11.6%
12192 Clarissa 653 3.8%
12201 Minnesota Lake 652 -4.8%
12214 Center City 650 7.7%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 1,299 9,248
2016 1,305 9,247
2015 1,299 9,262
2014 1,294 9,267
2013 1,305 9,242
2012 1,312 9,208
2011 1,318 9,186
2010 1,325 9,156
2009 1,320 9,079
2008 1,327 9,062
2007 1,342 8,992
2006 1,346 8,960
2005 1,362 8,892
2004 1,377 8,845
2003 1,397 8,773
2002 1,407 8,744
2001 1,419 8,702
2000 1,428 8,672
1990 1,557 7,931