Forest Lake Washington County, Minnesota

Forest Lake: City in Washington County, Minnesota, United States

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Location of Forest Lake on Minnesota map.

About

Forest Lake is a city located in the county of Washington in the U.S. state of Minnesota. Its population at the 2010 census was 18,375 and a population density of 200 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 21,285 inhabitants.

The city was created 147 years ago in 1873.

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Forest Lake MN logo
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Geography

Forest Lake is located at 45°16'44"N 92°59'7"W (45.2788600, -92.9852200).

Forest Lake map

Weather

Forest Lake forecast: Patchy frost before 9am. Sunny, with a high near 67. West southwest wind 0 to 5 mph. more

Forest Lake Quick Facts

Population : 21,285 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Minnesota (United States)
County : Washington County
Postal code : 55025
Phone Area Codes : 651
Area : 92.01 km2
Altitude : 912 feet / 278 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1874 (147 years ago)
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 17:33:00 (17th October 2021)
Density : 231 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 13.67% (2010-2020)
Weather : 67℉ Patchy Frost then Sunny 7-days weather

Demographics

The population of Forest Lake increased by 13.67% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 18,375 - census
2011 18,563 1.01% estimation process
2012 18,819 1.36% estimation process
2013 18,980 0.85% estimation process
2014 19,237 1.34% estimation process
2015 19,401 0.85% estimation process
2016 19,580 0.91% estimation process
2017 19,839 1.31% estimation process
2018 20,226 1.91% estimation process
2019 20,933 3.38% estimation process
2020 21,285 1.65% estimation process

Forest Lake zip code is 55025. County name: Washington, County fips: 27163

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People born in Forest Lake (6)

People born in Forest Lake, including musician Rich Matteson, cyclist Michael Olheiser, professional wrestler Molly Holly, you can see a list of people who born in Forest Lake.

  • Jack Trudeau (American football player) he was born in 09/09/1962
  • Brandon Girtz (mixed martial artist) he was born in 06/03/1985
  • Matt Wallner (American baseball player) he was born in 12/12/1997

Schools in Forest Lake

College & universities near Forest Lake, MN

Code Name City ZIP
173683 Hazelden Betty Ford Graduate School of Addiction Studies Center City (MN) 55012-0011
175315 Century College White Bear Lake (MN) 55110
456135 Empire Beauty School-Spring Lake Park Spring Lake Park (MN) 55432
173160 Bethel University Saint Paul (MN) 55112
173179 Bethel Seminary-St Paul Saint Paul (MN) 55112

Stations (5)

Amtrak & bus stations near Forest Lake, MN

Code Name Address Type
MSP Saint Paul Union Depot Midway Station RAIL
RDW Red Wing station 420 Levee Street RAIL
MNM Menomonie, WI 302 10th Avenue East BUS
SCD St. Cloud 555 East St. Germain Street RAIL
EUM Eau Claire, WI 6251 Traux Lane BUS

Post offices near Forest Lake

Post Office Name City ZIP
Forest Lak Post Office Forest Lake (MN) 55025
Wyoming Post Office Wyoming (MN) 55092
Chisago City Post Office Chisago City (MN) 55013
Hug Post Office Hugo (MN) 55038
Stacy Post Office Stacy (MN) 55079

Other places with the same name (2)

Other cities in Washington County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Washington County , MN. (more)

City Name Population Title
Woodbury 67,855 City in New Jersey
Cottage Grove 38,170 City in Minnesota, United States
Oakdale 27,773 City in Stanislaus County, California, United States
Hugo 15,452 City in Minnesota, United States
Lake Elmo 9,280 City in Washington County, Minnesota
Mahtomedi 8,276 City in Washington County, Minnesota, United States of America
Saint Paul Park 5,349 Park in the Town of Kensington, Maryland, the United States
Oak Park Heights 4,973 City in Washington County, Minnesota
Scandia 4,168 City in Minnesota, United States
Grant 4,147 City in Washington County, Minnesota
Newport 4,138 City in Washington County, Minnesota, United States
Bayport 3,789 City in Washington County, Minnesota, United States
Afton 3,036 Town in Wyoming, United States
Stillwater 2,035 Urban township in Washington County, Minnesota, United States
Lakeland 1,808 City in Minnesota, United States
Birchwood 1,139 Village in Washburn County, Wisconsin

Distance to Other Cities

Forest Lake distances to largest Minnesota cities