Fosston is a city located in Polk County Minnesota. Fosston has a 2020 population of 1,443. Fosston is currently declining at a rate of -0.48% annually and its population has decreased by -5.93% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,534 in 2010.
The average household income in Fosston is $52,051 with a poverty rate of 15.69%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $794 per month, and the median house value is $105,300. The median age in Fosston is 45 years, 41.7 years for males, and 50.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Fosstonwas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 75.00%.
96.74% of Fosston residents speak only English, while 3.26% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.82% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Fosston is Asian, with 75.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Fosston is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.21%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.27%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Fosston
98.97% of Fosston residents were born in the United States, with 74.98% having been born in Minnesota. 0.55% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.