forest city Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 402 12.5 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 1,333 41.4 % 32.2 %
Some College 858 26.6 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 344 10.7 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 286 8.9 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 2,417 75.0 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 464 14.4 % 14.4 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 7,356 - -
19 years old and under 2,337 31.8 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 2,183 29.7 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 1,663 22.6 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 1,173 15.9 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 6,369 92.7 % 84.4 %
Spanish 499 7.3 % 14.4 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 982 35.8 % 33.6 %
Married 1,011 36.8 % 50.4 %
Separated 239 8.7 % 2.5 %
Divorced 514 18.7 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 3,658 - -
Occupied Housing Units 3,029 82.8 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 629 17.2 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 2,512 68.7 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 60 1.6 % 5.9 %
2-Units 228 6.2 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 329 9.0 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 281 7.7 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 38 1.0 % 4.4 %
Mobile Homes 210 5.7 % 6.2 %
Built 1990 to 1999 387 10.6 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 514 14.1 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 593 16.2 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 709 19.4 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 766 20.9 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 542 14.8 % 12.8 %
Electric 1,614 44.1 % 33.9 %
Oil / Kerosene 122 3.3 % 4.2 %
Natural Gas 1,133 31.0 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 97 2.7 % 4.1 %
Wood 52 1.4 % 1.6 %
None 11 0.3 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 4,442 60.9 % 75.1 %
African-American 2,242 30.8 % 13.1 %
Native American 9 0.1 % 0.9 %
Asian 30 0.4 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 566 7.8 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 25,689 57,617
Median Family Income 31,743 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 13,843 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 64.52 %
  • Temperature 72.63 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.5 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 4.73
    [CDD] 1.5

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