Living in Forreston, IL

Demographics
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Forreston, Illinois Info Snack

Population
1,549
Unemployment
1.0%
Poverty
10.8%
Median Home
$96,000
Median Income
$54,559
Median Rent
$683

Forreston SnackAbility

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

Rankings for Forreston in Illinois

Map Of Forreston, IL

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Population over time in Forreston

Year Population % Change
2019 1,549 -6.2%
2018 1,651 -7.6%
2017 1,786 0.8%
2016 1,771 3.7%
2015 1,707 3.0%
2014 1,657 1.2%
2013 1,637 3.5%
2012 1,582 -3.1%
2011 1,632 5.1%
2010 1,553 -

Race / Ethnicity in Forreston

White
89.5% (1,387)
African American
1.2% (18)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.4% (6)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.6% (25)
Hispanic
7.3% (113)
Race Forreston IL USA
White 89.5% 61.3% 60.7%
African American 1.2% 14.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.4% 5.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.6% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 7.3% 17.1% 18.0%

Gender in Forreston

Female
48.0% (742)
Male
52.0% (806)
Gender Forreston IL USA
Female 48.0% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 52.0% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Forreston for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (30)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (92)
High School / GED
39.0% (604)
Some College
30.0% (464)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (154)
Bachelor's Degree
8.0% (123)
Master's Degree
3.0% (46)
Professional Degree
1.0% (15)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (15)
Education Forreston IL USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 39.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 30.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 8.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Forreston, Illinois

Less than $10,000
4.4% (6,841)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.0% (7,818)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.1% (14,170)
$25,000 to $34,999
16.2% (25,165)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.2% (17,346)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.5% (33,227)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.6% (21,011)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.7% (21,255)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.8% (4,397)
$200,000 or more
2.4% (3,664)
Income Forreston IL USA
Less than $10,000 4.4% 6.3% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.0% 3.8% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.1% 8.6% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 16.2% 8.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.2% 11.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.5% 16.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.6% 12.8% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.7% 16.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.8% 7.4% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.4% 8.3% 7.7%

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