forrest city Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 666 8.3 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 3,792 47.1 % 32.6 %
Some College 2,539 31.6 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 707 8.8 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 343 4.3 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 6,365 79.1 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 829 10.3 % 10.3 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 14,999 - -
19 years old and under 3,884 25.9 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 6,042 40.3 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 3,612 24.1 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 1,461 9.7 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 12,747 92.1 % 84.6 %
Spanish 759 5.5 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 334 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 1,747 42.4 % 33.5 %
Married 1,252 30.4 % 50.5 %
Separated 302 7.3 % 2.6 %
Divorced 815 19.8 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 4,930 - -
Occupied Housing Units 4,252 86.2 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 678 13.8 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 3,159 64.1 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 123 2.5 % 5.8 %
2-Units 397 8.1 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 432 8.8 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 392 8.0 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 204 4.1 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 52 1.1 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 158 3.2 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 13 0.3 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 661 13.4 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 1,125 22.8 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,283 26.0 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 507 10.3 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 782 15.9 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 147 3.0 % 13.0 %
Electric 1,765 35.8 % 33.5 %
Natural Gas 2,420 49.1 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 34 0.7 % 4.1 %
Wood 10 0.2 % 1.8 %
Solar 13 0.3 % 0.1 %
None 10 0.2 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 4,416 30.4 % 75.5 %
African-American 9,563 65.8 % 13.1 %
Native American 90 0.6 % 0.8 %
Asian 51 0.4 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 393 2.7 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 31,322 55,775
Median Family Income 36,039 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 14,185 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 46.88 %
  • Temperature 62.93 ℉
  • Rainfall 5.16 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 10.96
    [CDD] 0.6
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.35 %
6.0 0.18 %
7.0 0.10 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com