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Information on Fosston, Polk County

The City of Fosston is located in the state of Minnesota, in Polk County. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the City hall of Fosston at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the Town hall government by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.

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Fosston City HALL, Polk County

Fosston City Hall's addressFosston Fosston Municipal Building
PO Box 239

Fosston MN 56542
United States
Phone number of Fosston City Hall+1 218-435-1959
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Fosston official websitefosston.com
Mayor of Fosston
Polk County, Minnesota: Vital Records Fosston vital records
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Common questions about Fosston

What county is Fosston MN in?

Fosston, MN is located in Polk County

Where is Fosston, Minnesota ?

Fosston lies in Polk County, in northwestern Minnesota, United States. It is situated approximately 280 miles northwest of Minneapolis and about 70 miles southeast of Fargo, North Dakota. The town is located near U.S. Highway 2, which provides connectivity to these larger cities.

Demography of Fosston

Name of Fosston inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Population1 575 inhabitants269 / 6 850
Population density in Fosston920,8 pop/sq mi (355,5 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Fosston, MN

This City does not have a passport office, but we suggest the following facilities near Fosston, MN
Name Street Phone number
CLEARWATER COUNTY AUDITORS OFFICE213 MAIN AVE N2186946520
MAHNOMEN CO AUDITORS OFFICE311 N MAIN ST2189355669
RED LAKE COUNTY AUDITOR124 LANGEVIN AVE2182532598
NORMAN COUNTY AUDITOR - TREASURER16 E. THIRD AVE2187845471
USPO - BEMIDJI401 IRVINE AVE NW2187511059
BELTRAMI COUNTY LICENSE CENTER701 MINNESOTA AVE NW, SUITE 1002183334138
PENNINGTON COUNTY AUDITOR/TREASURER101 MAIN AVE N2186837022
USPO - DETROIT LAKES250 STATE ST. W.2188476230
BECKER COUNTY RECORDER915 LAKE AVE2188467304
HUBBARD COUNTY301 COURT AVE2187323452
TRAILL COUNTY CLERK OF COURT114 W. CALEDONIA AVE.7016364454
MARSHALL COUNTY ASSESSOR OFFICE208 E COLVIN AVE2187455331
CASS COUNTY RECORDER303 MINNESOTA AVE WEST2185477381
GRAND FORKS COUNTY TAX EQUALIZATION151 S. 4TH STREET7017808251
GRAND FORKS POST OFFICE2501 - 28TH AVE S7013352001

Top 3 most popular banks in Fosston

There are 3 bank branches in Fosston.
The First National Bank of Bagley is the most popular bank in Fosston with 1 branch offices, followed by Ultima Bank Minnesota with 1 branch offices and then American Federal Bank with 1 branch offices.

Find below all bank branches in Fosston:

Bank's name Number of branch offices Service Type
The First National Bank of Bagley1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Ultima Bank Minnesota1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
American Federal Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
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Fosston administrative numbers

Fosston City code2721986
Fosston City postcode56542

Information on Fosston, Polk County

Cities twinned with Fosston
Norway Flesberg
Namesake of Fosston
  • Fosston, Saskatchewan, Canada
Natural parksFosston isn't part of a natural park

Transportation modes in Fosston

Airport
1.1 miles
Bemidji Regional Airport 38.5 miles
Thief River Falls Regional Airport 38.8 miles

Fosston territory

Fosston area1,71 sq mi (4,43 km²)
Fosston altitude1 283 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 47.5851
Longitude: -95.7527
Latitude: 47° 35' 6'' North
Longitude: 95° 45' 10'' West
Time zone
UTC -6:00 (America/Chicago)
Summer time : UTC -5:00
Winter time : UTC -6:00
Local time

What is Fosston close to?

Nearby cities include: McIntosh, Lengby, Winger and Erskine
McIntoshMcIntoshTrail
McIntoshNeighbouring townsLengby
WingerLengbyLengby
McIntosh 7.2 milesLengby 7.4 milesWinger 11.4 miles
Erskine 13.4 milesTrail 13.9 milesGully 14.1 miles
Bejou 14.2 milesGonvick 15.5 milesBagley 16.8 miles
Clearbrook 17 milesOklee 18.2 milesMentor 19.8 miles
Brooks 19.8 milesMahnomen 21.3 milesLeonard 23.1 miles
Shevlin 23.3 milesFertile 25 milesPlummer 26.5 miles
Gary 28.1 milesWaubun 29.1 milesSolway 29.4 miles

Distance between Fosston and other main cities and towns

Los Angeles : 1503 milesHouston : 1232 milesPhiladelphia : 1150 miles
Phoenix : 1289 milesSan Antonio : 1263 milesSan Diego : 1514 miles
Dallas : 1025 milesSan Jose : 1499 milesJacksonville : 1409 miles
Indianapolis : 722 miles closestSan Francisco : 1536 milesAustin : 1200 miles
Columbus : 825 milesFort Worth : 1028 milesCharlotte : 1151 miles
Distances are calculated as the crow flies

Schools in Fosston, MN

Elementary schools in Fosston

Magelssen Elementary

District of Fosston Public School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 345

High schools in Fosston

Fosston Secondary

District of Fosston Public School District
Lowest grade : 7, Highest grade : 12
Students : 314

Leisure and activities in Fosston surrounding area

Golf course
Fosston Golf ClubOak Lake Golf Course
to Erskine 13.4 miles
Mahnomen Country Club
to Mahnomen 17.7 miles