Forest City SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
4
Affordability
9
Diversity
6
Safety
8.5
Amenities
6
Education
8
Commute
10

Forest City, Iowa Info Snack

Population
4,083
Unemployment
8.3%
Poverty
11.1%
Median Home
$95,700
Median Income
$47,198
Median Rent
$523

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Population over time in Forest City

Year Population % Change
2017 4,083 1.0%
2016 4,043 -1.6%
2015 4,110 -0.8%
2014 4,142 0.1%
2013 4,137 -0.1%
2012 4,142 2.4%
2011 4,046 -2.7%
2010 4,160 -

Crime in Forest City Per 100k

Crime Forest City IA USA
Violent Crime 200.4 293.4 382.9
Murder 0.0 3.3 5.3
Robbery 0.0 39.8 98.0
Aggravated Assault 175.3 211.0 248.9
Property Crime 500.9 2125.3 2362.0
Burglary 250.4 479.3 430.4
Larceny 250.4 1468.6 1694.0
Car Theft 0.0 177.4 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Forest City

White
89.0% (3,633)
African American
1.9% (79)
American Indian
0.0% (2)
Asian
2.6% (107)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.9% (76)
Hispanic
4.6% (186)
Race Forest City IA USA
White 89.0% 86.5% 61.5%
African American 1.9% 3.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 2.6% 2.3% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.9% 1.7% 2.3%
Hispanic 4.6% 5.7% 17.6%

Household Income For Forest City, Iowa

Less than $10,000
4.7% (19,190)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.5% (26,539)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.3% (54,303)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.7% (60,020)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.6% (51,445)
$50,000 to $74,999
22.8% (93,092)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.5% (46,954)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.1% (45,321)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.9% (7,757)
$200,000 or more
1.0% (4,083)
Income Forest City IA USA
Less than $10,000 4.7% 5.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.5% 4.6% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.3% 9.9% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.7% 9.9% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.6% 14.0% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 22.8% 19.6% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.5% 14.0% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.1% 13.9% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.9% 4.5% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.0% 3.8% 6.3%

Gender in Forest City

Female
51.9% (2,119)
Male
48.1% (1,963)
Gender Forest City IA USA
Female 51.9% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 48.1% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Forest City for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.5% (101)
9-12th Grade
4.7% (192)
High School / GED
36.5% (1,490)
Some College
27.9% (1,137)
Associate's Degree
9.9% (405)
Bachelor's Degree
13.9% (566)
Master's Degree
3.1% (127)
Professional Degree
1.2% (49)
Doctorate Degree
0.3% (13)
Education Forest City IA USA
< 9th Grade 2.5% 3.2% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 4.7% 5.0% 7.2%
High School / GED 36.5% 31.5% 27.3%
Some College 27.9% 21.3% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 9.9% 11.3% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 13.9% 18.7% 19.1%
Master's Degree 3.1% 6.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.2% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.3% 1.2% 1.4%

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