Living in River Forest, IL

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

River Forest, Illinois Info Snack

Population
10,970
Unemployment
2.2%
Poverty
3.6%
Median Home
$596,900
Median Income
$129,928
Median Rent
$1,143

River Forest SnackAbility

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

River Forest, IL Crime Report

244
Total Crimes
2,244.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-9.36%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
River Forest
/ 100k People
Illinois
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 244 2,244.9 2,253.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 12 110.4 406.9 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 6.6 5.0
Robbery 4 36.8 98.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 8 73.6 254.0 250.2
Property Crime 232 2,134.5 1,846.5 2,109.9
Burglary 26 239.2 271.7 340.5
Larceny 195 1,794.1 1,426.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 11 101.2 148.2 219.9

River Forest, IL Cost Of Living

152
River Forest's Overall Cost Of Living
1.5x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense River Forest Illinois National Average
Overall 152 98 100
Services 109 98 100
Groceries 104 97 100
Health 100 100 100
Housing 256 95 100
Transportation 125 112 100
Utilities 93 97 100

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Rankings for River Forest in Illinois

Map Of River Forest, IL

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Population over time in River Forest

Year Population % Change
2019 10,970 -0.8%
2018 11,064 -1.3%
2017 11,215 -0.0%
2016 11,217 -0.1%
2015 11,233 0.2%
2014 11,211 0.3%
2013 11,183 0.1%
2012 11,174 0.1%
2011 11,164 -0.0%
2010 11,166 -

Race / Ethnicity in River Forest

White
82.2% (9,020)
African American
5.5% (607)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
3.6% (392)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.6% (61)
Two Or More
2.4% (263)
Hispanic
5.7% (627)
Race River Forest IL USA
White 82.2% 61.3% 60.7%
African American 5.5% 14.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 3.6% 5.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.6% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.4% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.7% 17.1% 18.0%

Gender in River Forest

Female
51.9% (5,692)
Male
48.1% (5,278)
Gender River Forest IL USA
Female 51.9% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 48.1% 49.1% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
0.0% (0)
9-12th Grade
1.0% (109)
High School / GED
4.0% (438)
Some College
11.0% (1,206)
Associate's Degree
3.0% (329)
Bachelor's Degree
39.0% (4,278)
Master's Degree
22.0% (2,413)
Professional Degree
16.0% (1,755)
Doctorate Degree
4.0% (438)
Education River Forest IL USA
< 9th Grade 0.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 1.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 4.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 11.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 3.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 39.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 22.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 16.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 4.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For River Forest, Illinois

Less than $10,000
2.4% (26,244)
$10,000 to $14,999
0.5% (5,525)
$15,000 to $24,999
4.4% (48,344)
$25,000 to $34,999
2.5% (27,349)
$35,000 to $49,999
4.1% (44,752)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.2% (133,430)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.1% (132,325)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.3% (190,061)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.9% (87,019)
$200,000 or more
36.6% (401,947)
Income River Forest IL USA
Less than $10,000 2.4% 6.3% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 0.5% 3.8% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 4.4% 8.6% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 2.5% 8.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 4.1% 11.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.2% 16.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.1% 12.8% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.3% 16.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.9% 7.4% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 36.6% 8.3% 7.7%

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