River Forest, IL
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
10,883
Unemployment
4.2%
Poverty
2.2%
Median Home
$604,900
Median Income
$125,288
Median Rent
$1,309

River Forest SnackAbility

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

River Forest, IL Cost Of Living

154
River Forest's Overall Cost Of Living
1.5x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense River Forest Illinois National Average
Overall 154 98 100
Services 112 95 100
Groceries 105 97 100
Health 97 99 100
Housing 256 96 100
Transportation 115 105 100
Utilities 94 94 100

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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
2020 10,883 -1.6%
2019 11,064 -1.3%
2018 11,215 -0.0%
2017 11,217 -0.1%
2016 11,233 0.2%
2015 11,211 0.3%
2014 11,183 0.1%
2013 11,174 0.1%
2012 11,164 -0.0%
2011 11,166 -

Race / Ethnicity in River Forest

White
80.2% (8,732)
African American
6.0% (654)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
3.6% (395)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
1.2% (136)
Two Or More
2.4% (259)
Hispanic
6.5% (707)
Race River Forest IL USA
White 80.2% 60.8% 60.1%
African American 6.0% 13.9% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.6%
Asian 3.6% 5.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 1.2% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.4% 2.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 6.5% 17.2% 18.2%

Gender in River Forest

Female
51.2% (5,570)
Male
48.8% (5,313)
Gender River Forest IL USA
Female 51.2% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 48.8% 49.1% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
2.0% (217)
9-12th Grade
0.0% (0)
High School / GED
5.0% (544)
Some College
9.0% (979)
Associate's Degree
4.0% (435)
Bachelor's Degree
38.0% (4,135)
Master's Degree
25.0% (2,720)
Professional Degree
14.0% (1,523)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (326)
Education River Forest IL USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 0.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 5.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 9.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 4.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 38.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 25.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 14.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For River Forest, Illinois

Less than $10,000
0.6% (6,734)
$10,000 to $14,999
0.9% (9,697)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.5% (81,622)
$25,000 to $34,999
1.5% (16,162)
$35,000 to $49,999
7.6% (82,700)
$50,000 to $74,999
10.7% (116,103)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.3% (123,107)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.2% (186,681)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.9% (74,618)
$200,000 or more
35.9% (390,872)
Income River Forest IL USA
Less than $10,000 0.6% 6.1% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 0.9% 3.7% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.5% 8.1% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 1.5% 8.1% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 7.6% 11.2% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 10.7% 16.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.3% 12.9% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.2% 16.6% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.9% 7.8% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 35.9% 8.8% 8.3%

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