The City of Foreston had a population of 556 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Foreston is located at latitude 45.7271 and longitude -93.7089 in Mille Lacs County. The formal boundaries for the City of Foreston (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.42 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Mille Lacs County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,093 feet.
The City of Foreston (GNIS ID: 2394790) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Foreston population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Foreston: City of Foreston.
|Population in Households||556|
|Population in Familes||463|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.65|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||222 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||179 (80.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||31 (14.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||12 ( 5.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$158,333|
|Average Home Value||$181,667|
|Median Household Income||$58,856|
|Average Household Income||$72,103|
|Per Capita Income||$26,437|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.18%|
|Per Capita Income||2.04%|
The table below compares Foreston to the other 905 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 491||46th|
|Population Density1||# 570||37th|
|Diversity Index2||# 453||50th|
|Median Household Income||# 275||70th|
|Per Capita Income||# 541||40th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Minnesota Census Data Comparison Tool.