Fosston, MN Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 739 housing units in Fosston. This represents a 7.4% growth from 688 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 739 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Fosston is about 66.6%. Fosston's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.7%. Average household size is 2.17 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Fosston were built after 1958.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.40%
One Bedroom14.20%
Two Bedrooms31.40%
Three Bedrooms33.60%
Four Bedrooms17.10%
Five Bedrooms or more2.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.35
Median year structure was built1951
Median Value of occupied units$54,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$66,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.79
Median year structure was built1975
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$242

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage5.10%
Home Equity Loan2.70%
Simple Mortgage37.80%
Debt Free54.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.2%