forest city Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 613 17.6 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 1,189 34.1 % 32.8 %
Some College 1,067 30.6 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 384 11.0 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 235 6.7 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 2,445 70.1 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 474 13.6 % 13.6 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 7,387 - -
19 years old and under 2,218 30.0 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 2,131 28.8 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 1,789 24.2 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 1,249 16.9 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 6,390 92.5 % 84.8 %
Spanish 521 7.5 % 14.1 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 948 35.0 % 33.2 %
Married 1,158 42.7 % 50.6 %
Separated 143 5.3 % 2.6 %
Divorced 462 17.0 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 3,603 - -
Occupied Housing Units 2,998 83.2 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 605 16.8 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 2,643 73.4 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 56 1.6 % 5.8 %
2-Units 146 4.1 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 275 7.6 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 229 6.4 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 57 1.6 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 16 0.4 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 181 5.0 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 253 7.0 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 377 10.5 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 586 16.3 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 798 22.1 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 908 25.2 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 528 14.7 % 13.1 %
Electric 1,538 42.7 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 177 4.9 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 1,114 30.9 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 61 1.7 % 4.2 %
Wood 87 2.4 % 1.9 %
Other Fuel 9 0.2 % 0.4 %
None 12 0.3 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 4,694 64.7 % 75.7 %
African-American 2,144 29.6 % 13.1 %
Native American 26 0.4 % 0.8 %
Asian 9 0.1 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 381 5.3 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 26,098 53,657
Median Family Income 31,453 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 14,644 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 58.06 %
  • Temperature 83.32 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.73 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.12
    [CDD] 8.7
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