forrest city Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 662 8.6 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 3,654 47.7 % 32.2 %
Some College 2,470 32.2 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 518 6.8 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 356 4.6 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 5,936 77.5 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 666 8.7 % 8.7 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 14,871 - -
19 years old and under 4,024 27.1 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 5,885 39.6 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 3,497 23.5 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 1,465 9.9 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 12,656 92.2 % 84.4 %
Spanish 818 6.0 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 248 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 1,555 38.6 % 33.6 %
Married 1,314 32.6 % 50.4 %
Separated 348 8.6 % 2.5 %
Divorced 811 20.1 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 4,913 - -
Occupied Housing Units 4,084 83.1 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 829 16.9 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 3,223 65.6 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 149 3.0 % 5.9 %
2-Units 385 7.8 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 304 6.2 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 418 8.5 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 200 4.1 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 50 1.0 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 166 3.4 % 6.2 %
Boat, RV, or Van 18 0.4 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 858 17.5 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 1,212 24.7 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,246 25.4 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 524 10.7 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 573 11.7 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 140 2.8 % 12.8 %
Electric 1,704 34.7 % 33.9 %
Natural Gas 2,291 46.6 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 64 1.3 % 4.1 %
Wood 14 0.3 % 1.6 %
None 11 0.2 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 4,246 29.1 % 75.1 %
African-American 9,726 66.7 % 13.1 %
Native American 71 0.5 % 0.9 %
Asian 59 0.4 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 465 3.2 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 33,250 57,617
Median Family Income 38,556 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 13,496 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 58.06 %
  • Temperature 80.43 ℉
  • Rainfall 6.27 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 1.01
    [CDD] 7.11

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