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Find your Place in Fosston


An Active Community

Fosston is a vibrant community with active, involved, and passionate citizens. Whether it is a fund raiser for playground equipment for our children, a fitness challenge, conservation challenge, honoring our servicemen and women, or just celebrating our city, Fosston’s citizens are always in the front row ready to participate, support, and celebrate our city. Fosston really is the small town that has it all! 

Build Your Dream Home in the Aspen Addition

Now is a great time to build your dream home! Fosston has large lots at very affordable prices available for purchase today. Lots are available on the edge of town, enabling you to enjoy all the conveniences of city living in a country setting. These spacious lots are ready for city water, sewer, city electric, and natural gas hookup. Contact Cassie Heide, City Administrator at 218-435-1959 or cassie@fosston.com for more information on building a home in our beautiful Aspen Addition.


Fosston has diverse employment offerings from medical, manufacturing, welding, machinery, childcare, clerical and almost everything between, allowing you and your family to enjoy the quality of life you crave. 

Other Community Features

Fosston has excellent, high-speed broadband access that enables you to work remotely with ease.

There is a wide variety of retail and service businesses to meet all your needs. Check out our business listings  for more information, or download the Community Voice app on Google Play or the App Store to see a list of Fosston businesses, organizations, and community events.

There are opportunities for you to get involved at every level, whether you are interested in joining one of our many service organizations, clubs, city committees or school volunteer opportunities. 

If you're interested in taking a deeper dive, ask about our Mayor's tour of Fosston to learn even more!