Forest Grove, OR
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Forest Grove, Oregon Info Snack

Population
24,457
Unemployment
5.0%
Poverty
10.6%
Median Home
$319,200
Median Income
$64,172
Median Rent
$1,081

Forest Grove SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
6
Amenities
9
Education
7
Commute
7

Forest Grove, OR Crime Report

518
Total Crimes
2,066.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
-16.55%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Forest Grove
/ 100k People
Oregon
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 518 2,066.8 3,015.0 2,476.7
Violent Crime 52 207.5 284.4 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.8 5.0
Robbery 3 12.0 54.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 39 155.6 185.5 250.2
Property Crime 466 1,859.3 2,730.6 2,109.9
Burglary 57 227.4 349.1 340.5
Larceny 366 1,460.3 2,021.5 1,549.5
Car Theft 43 171.6 360.0 219.9

Forest Grove, OR Cost Of Living

116
Forest Grove's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Forest Grove Oregon National Average
Overall 116 118 100
Services 123 123 100
Groceries 115 115 100
Health 115 115 100
Housing 115 123 100
Transportation 126 126 100
Utilities 87 87 100

Forest Grove, OR Photos

Downtown Forest Grovec Oregon
Source: Public Domain
Forest Grove Flagpole
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Forest Grove in Oregon

Map Of Forest Grove, OR

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Population over time in Forest Grove

Year Population % Change
2019 24,457 2.2%
2018 23,923 1.6%
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 -

Race / Ethnicity in Forest Grove

White
68.2% (16,688)
African American
0.5% (115)
American Indian
0.2% (52)
Asian
2.5% (619)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (30)
Two Or More
5.3% (1,308)
Hispanic
23.1% (5,645)
Race Forest Grove OR USA
White 68.2% 75.7% 60.7%
African American 0.5% 1.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.9% 0.7%
Asian 2.5% 4.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 5.3% 3.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 23.1% 13.0% 18.0%

Gender in Forest Grove

Female
50.7% (12,391)
Male
49.3% (12,066)
Gender Forest Grove OR USA
Female 50.7% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 49.3% 49.6% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
5.0% (1,222)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (1,956)
High School / GED
26.0% (6,358)
Some College
26.0% (6,358)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (1,711)
Bachelor's Degree
18.0% (4,402)
Master's Degree
7.0% (1,711)
Professional Degree
1.0% (244)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (489)
Education Forest Grove OR USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 23.0% 27.0%
Some College 26.0% 25.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 18.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Forest Grove, Oregon

Less than $10,000
4.5% (111,246)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.5% (110,958)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.2% (225,663)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.5% (158,224)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.5% (354,491)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.7% (481,300)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.8% (361,119)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.5% (353,626)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.3% (178,686)
$200,000 or more
4.5% (110,382)
Income Forest Grove OR USA
Less than $10,000 4.5% 5.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.5% 4.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.2% 8.7% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.5% 9.2% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.5% 12.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.7% 18.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.8% 13.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.5% 15.3% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.3% 6.5% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.5% 6.5% 7.7%

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