Fosston, Minnesota 

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Population

1,613

-7.0% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.7%

Median Income

$33,125

Median Home Price

$123,400

Best Places to Live in Fosston, Minnesota

Small town/College town - Extreme eastern North Dakota along Red River, 60 miles south of Canadian border. July, August and June are the most pleasant months in Fosston, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Small-town atmosphere
-Cool summers
-Cost of living
Cons
-Cold winters
-Isolation
-Future job growth

Local Listings in Fosston
 $319,000 
40926 370th Ave SE
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2816 SqFt
 $62,000 
817 2nd St NE
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1052 SqFt
 $18,900 
306 Johnson Ave N
Bed 1 | Bath 1 | 856 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Grand Forks Metro Area

Grand Forks is located along the U.S. 2 east-west highway corridor at the Minnesota border. It is the home of the University of North Dakota, the state’s oldest and largest institute of higher learning. The downtown area is typically Midwestern with small shops and an assortment of mostly brick commercial buildings. Primary industries are related to the university or agriculture—the Red River Valley location contains some of the most fertile land in the world—and the Grand Forks Air Force Base adds to the economy.


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Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Minnesota
County: Polk County
Metro Area: Grand Forks Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
City: Fosston
Zip Codes: 56542
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 840 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Fosston is 3.7% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Fosston jobs have increased by 0.6%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Fosston's cost of living is 13.9% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Fosston's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
July, August and June are the most pleasant months in Fosston, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Polk county voted Republican in four of the last five Presidential elections, voting Democratic in 2008. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Fosston's population is 1,613 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 7.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 19 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Fosston is $123,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -0.9%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Fosston public schools spend $11,274 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14 students per teacher in Fosston. More Education


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NEW LISTINGS IN FOSSTON
$319,000
40926 370th Ave SE
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$62,000
817 2nd St NE
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$18,900
306 Johnson Ave N
Bed 1 | Bath 1

$124,900
809 N Mark Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$195,000
40137 350th Ave SE
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$45,000
603 1st St E
Bed 1 | Bath 1

$49,000
812 Foss Ave N
Bed 1 | Bath 1

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