Forest Lake Information

Forest Lake Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Forest Lake, MN

General Forest Lake Information

State: Minnesota

County: Washington County

Close cities: Forest Lake, MN, Stacy, MN, Wyoming, MN, Hugo, MN, Centerville, MN, Scandia, MN

Forest Lake Population (census data)
Total 7,601
Male 3,679 (48.4%)
Female 3,922 (51.6%)

Population Density: 1,812 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 97.8 (US Avg is 100)

Forest Lake Elevation: 909 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1893

Land Area: 4.19 square miles

Median Household Income: $51,903

Zip Codes: 55025.

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Forest Lake Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (96.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • Hispanic (1.0%)
  • American Indian (0.9%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (34.3%)
  • Swedish (16.1%)
  • Norwegian (15.1%)
  • Irish (12.5%)
  • French (7.2%)
  • English (6.0%)
Foriegn Born: 152 people (2.0%)
  • Europe (40.0%)
  • Asia (35.0%)
  • North America (25.0%)

Local Forest Lake Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Minnesota Twins
NFL Football: Minnesota Vikings, Green Bay Packers
NBA Basketball: Minnesota Timberwolves
NHL Hockey: Minnesota Wild
NCAA Sports: , University of Minnesota

Forest Lake School Information

High Schools
Century Junior High (21395 Goodview Avenue N, Forest Lake, MN, 55025 - Forest Lake Public School District District)
Forest Lake Senior High (6101 Scandia Trail N, Forest Lake, MN, 55025 - Forest Lake Public School District District)
Elementary Schools
Central Montessori Elementary (200 SW 4th Street, Forest Lake, MN, 55025 - Forest Lake Public School District District)
Columbus Elementary (17345 Notre Dame Street, Forest Lake, MN, 55025 - Forest Lake Public School District District)
Forest Lake Elementary (408 SW 4th Street, Forest Lake, MN, 55025 - Forest Lake Public School District District)
Forest View Elementary (620 Sw. 4th Street, Forest Lake, MN, 55025 - Forest Lake Public School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Early Childhood Special Education (200 SW 4th Street, Forest Lake, MN, 55025 - Forest Lake Public School District District)
Forest Lake Area Learning Center (200 SW 4th Street, Forest Lake, MN, 55025 - Forest Lake Public School District District)
Lakes Education Center (121 11th Avenue S.E., Forest Lake, MN, 55025 - Forest Lake Public School District District)
Lakes International Language Academy (246 SE 11th Avenue, Forest Lake, MN, 55025 - Lakes International Language Academy District)
North Lakes Academy (255B NW 7th Avenue, Forest Lake, MN, 55025 - North Lakes Academy District)
Southwest Junior (943 Sw. 9th Avenue, Forest Lake, MN, 55025 - Forest Lake Public School District District)
Town Square Center (20 N Lake Street Suite 200, Forest Lake, MN, 55025 - Forest Lake Public School District District)

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