forest city Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 433 13.0 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 1,357 40.9 % 32.6 %
Some College 932 28.1 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 320 9.6 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 277 8.3 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 2,453 73.9 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 441 13.3 % 13.3 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 7,359 - -
19 years old and under 2,239 30.4 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 2,105 28.6 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 1,993 27.1 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 1,022 13.9 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 6,359 92.3 % 84.6 %
Spanish 528 7.7 % 14.3 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 985 34.8 % 33.5 %
Married 1,045 36.9 % 50.5 %
Separated 232 8.2 % 2.6 %
Divorced 572 20.2 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 3,768 - -
Occupied Housing Units 3,025 80.3 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 743 19.7 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 2,595 68.9 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 62 1.6 % 5.8 %
2-Units 213 5.7 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 291 7.7 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 294 7.8 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 68 1.8 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 14 0.4 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 231 6.1 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 312 8.3 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 485 12.9 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 605 16.1 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 878 23.3 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 851 22.6 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 478 12.7 % 13.0 %
Electric 1,539 40.8 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 163 4.3 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 1,140 30.3 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 99 2.6 % 4.1 %
Wood 66 1.8 % 1.8 %
Other Fuel 8 0.2 % 0.4 %
None 10 0.3 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 4,564 62.8 % 75.5 %
African-American 2,166 29.8 % 13.1 %
Native American 20 0.3 % 0.8 %
Asian 6 0.1 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 506 7.0 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 26,770 55,775
Median Family Income 32,514 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 14,034 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 54.84 %
  • Temperature 64 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.67 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 12.22
    [CDD] 0.53
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.10 %
6.0 0.02 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com