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People

Total Population 643
Male Share of the Population 52.1%
Female Share of the Population 47.9%
Senior Citizens 6.4%
Employed Population 16+ 334
Age of the Population 30

Families

% of people married 53.4%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 8.8%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $62,000
% Above Poverty Level 93.9%
% Below Poverty Level 6.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 33 minutes
% Working from Home 3.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.4%
% Using Public Transportation 0.9%

Housing

People Living Alone 14.3%
Median Gross Rent $888
Median House Value $115,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 13.4%
US/American 0%
English 4.2%
Irish 6.8%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Foreston Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 24 miles NE of St. Cloud, Minnesota (center to center)
Nearest Large City 56 miles NW of Minneapolis, Minnesota
County Mille Lacs
Standard Zip Codes 56330
Phone Area Codes 320
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 45.734
Longitude -93.71

Foreston Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station MILACA
Distance 4.3 miles
Jan Temp -3 to 18 F
Apr Temp 31 to 54 F
Jul Temp 58 to 81 F
Oct Temp 33 to 56 F
Annual Precip 27.7 inches
Station MORA
Distance 22.3 miles
Jan Temp -6 to 21 F
Apr Temp 30 to 56 F
Jul Temp 55 to 83 F
Oct Temp 31 to 58 F
Annual Precip 28.4 inches
Station CEDAR
Distance 34.6 miles
Jan Temp 2 to 20 F
Apr Temp 34 to 56 F
Jul Temp 60 to 81 F
Oct Temp 37 to 57 F
Annual Precip 31.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Foley 2,636 $66,146
Gilman 183 $69,444
Milaca 2,895 $45,250

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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