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Welcome to Foster ...
The location of Foster has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Foster has a population of 161 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Foster.
Foster is 970 feet [296 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Foster lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Foster had an population of 161 people (or an increase of 12.59% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Foster had a population of 161 people. This makes Foster the county's 10th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 161 people, the population of Foster increased 12.59% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 143 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Foster.
Communities Also Named Foster ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 41 communities that are also named Foster - they are located in British Columbia, California (2), Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Michigan (3), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana (2), Nebraska, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon (2), Pennsylvania (3), Quebec, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas (3), Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Foster.
Communities near Foster ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Foster.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Foster. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Foster.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Foster. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Foster.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Foster. See our Newspapers Page for Foster.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Foster ...
Looking for more information about Foster? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Foster, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Foster.
Adding Foster to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Foster in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Foster was on a map titled Map of Oklahoma (from Rand McNally, 1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Foster on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 09 Aug 2022