Lake Forest, CA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Lake Forest, California Info Snack

Population
84,666
Unemployment
4.9%
Poverty
6.5%
Median Home
$682,700
Median Income
$112,988
Median Rent
$2,121

Lake Forest SnackAbility

9
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
10
Affordability
4
Diversity
9.5
Safety
8
Amenities
9.5
Education
8.5
Commute
7

Lake Forest, CA Crime Report

945
Total Crimes
1,092.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-53.42%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Lake Forest
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 945 1,092.9 2,581.0 2,346.0
Violent Crime 95 109.9 442.0 387.8
Murder 3 3.5 5.6 6.5
Robbery 26 30.1 113.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 57 65.9 288.7 279.7
Property Crime 850 983.0 2,138.9 1,958.2
Burglary 124 143.4 369.7 314.2
Larceny 626 724.0 1,341.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 100 115.6 427.6 246.0

Lake Forest, CA Cost Of Living

159
Lake Forest's Overall Cost Of Living
1.6x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Lake Forest California National Average
Overall 159 140 100
Services 112 112 100
Groceries 112 113 100
Health 103 115 100
Housing 263 198 100
Transportation 137 134 100
Utilities 91 126 100

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Rankings for Lake Forest in California

Map Of Lake Forest, CA

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Population over time in Lake Forest

Year Population % Change
2020 84,666 2.1%
2019 82,911 1.3%
2018 81,812 1.4%
2017 80,658 0.9%
2016 79,928 1.3%
2015 78,940 0.9%
2014 78,253 0.8%
2013 77,605 0.6%
2012 77,111 0.5%
2011 76,724 -

Race / Ethnicity in Lake Forest

White
51.8% (43,831)
African American
2.0% (1,692)
American Indian
0.3% (258)
Asian
17.8% (15,029)
Hawaiian
0.1% (54)
Other
0.6% (475)
Two Or More
4.4% (3,711)
Hispanic
23.2% (19,616)
Race Lake Forest CA USA
White 51.8% 36.5% 60.1%
African American 2.0% 5.4% 12.2%
American Indian 0.3% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 17.8% 14.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.3% 0.2%
Other 0.6% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 4.4% 3.4% 2.8%
Hispanic 23.2% 39.1% 18.2%

Gender in Lake Forest

Female
51.3% (43,452)
Male
48.7% (41,214)
Gender Lake Forest CA USA
Female 51.3% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 48.7% 49.7% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
3.0% (2,539)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (3,386)
High School / GED
13.0% (11,006)
Some College
21.0% (17,779)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (7,619)
Bachelor's Degree
32.0% (27,093)
Master's Degree
13.0% (11,006)
Professional Degree
3.0% (2,539)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (1,693)
Education Lake Forest CA USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 8.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 13.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 32.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 13.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Lake Forest, California

Less than $10,000
3.0% (250,748)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.8% (156,393)
$15,000 to $24,999
2.9% (242,958)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.6% (386,366)
$35,000 to $49,999
8.5% (717,332)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.0% (1,013,960)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.1% (1,025,502)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.6% (1,659,444)
$150,000 to $199,999
16.1% (1,364,258)
$200,000 or more
19.5% (1,649,633)
Income Lake Forest CA USA
Less than $10,000 3.0% 4.7% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.8% 3.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 2.9% 6.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.6% 7.1% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 8.5% 10.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.0% 15.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.1% 12.3% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.6% 17.1% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 16.1% 9.4% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 19.5% 13.3% 8.3%

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