Forest Grove SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
7
Amenities
9
Education
6
Commute
6

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Forest Grove, Oregon Info Snack

Forest Grove is a city in Washington County, Oregon, United States, 25 miles (40 km) west of Portland. Originally a small farm town, it is now primarily a bedroom suburb of Portland. Settled in the 1840s, the town was platted in 1850, then incorporated in 1872, making it the first city in Washington County. The population was 21,083 at the 2010 census, an increase of 19.1% over the 2000 figure (17,708).
Population
23,554
Unemployment
7.0%
Poverty
14.0%
Median Home
$249,300
Median Income
$54,503
Median Rent
$900

Rankings for Forest Grove in Oregon

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Map Of Forest Grove, OR

Population over time in Forest Grove

Year Population % Change
2017 23,554 1.5%
2016 23,214 1.7%
2015 22,823 3.4%
2014 22,070 2.2%
2013 21,593 1.6%
2012 21,245 1.6%
2011 20,908 1.3%
2010 20,635 -

Crime in Forest Grove Per 100k

Crime Forest Grove OR USA
Violent Crime 252.9 281.8 382.9
Murder 4.1 2.5 5.3
Robbery 32.6 58.7 98.0
Aggravated Assault 114.2 172.3 248.9
Property Crime 1761.8 2986.5 2362.0
Burglary 212.1 427.4 430.4
Larceny 1394.8 2145.3 1694.0
Car Theft 155.0 413.7 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Forest Grove

White
67.7% (15,951)
African American
0.5% (117)
American Indian
0.2% (39)
Asian
3.6% (845)
Hawaiian
0.1% (21)
Other
0.1% (29)
Two Or More
4.5% (1,067)
Hispanic
23.3% (5,485)
Race Forest Grove OR USA
White 67.7% 76.5% 61.5%
African American 0.5% 1.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.9% 0.7%
Asian 3.6% 4.1% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.5% 3.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 23.3% 12.7% 17.6%

Household Income For Forest Grove, Oregon

Less than $10,000
5.9% (138,968)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.6% (84,794)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.2% (263,804)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.4% (197,853)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.5% (365,087)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.6% (508,766)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.1% (285,003)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.8% (325,045)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.9% (91,860)
$200,000 or more
3.9% (91,860)
Income Forest Grove OR USA
Less than $10,000 5.9% 6.5% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.6% 4.8% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.2% 10.0% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.4% 10.0% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.5% 13.5% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.6% 18.5% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.1% 12.9% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.8% 13.8% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.9% 5.0% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 3.9% 5.0% 6.3%

Gender in Forest Grove

Female
51.2% (12,070)
Male
48.8% (11,483)
Gender Forest Grove OR USA
Female 51.2% 50.5% 50.8%
Male 48.8% 49.5% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
8.0% (1,875)
9-12th Grade
7.5% (1,769)
High School / GED
28.1% (6,610)
Some College
25.1% (5,919)
Associate's Degree
6.9% (1,626)
Bachelor's Degree
15.9% (3,734)
Master's Degree
6.5% (1,533)
Professional Degree
0.5% (126)
Doctorate Degree
1.5% (357)
Education Forest Grove OR USA
< 9th Grade 8.0% 3.8% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 7.5% 6.0% 7.2%
High School / GED 28.1% 23.4% 27.3%
Some College 25.1% 25.8% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 6.9% 8.7% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 15.9% 20.1% 19.1%
Master's Degree 6.5% 8.5% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.5% 2.1% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.5% 1.6% 1.4%

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