Statewide Claims to Fame

Forest Hills is 11th in Pennsylvania out of 256 other cities in Residents with high school diploma (older than 25)

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Forest Hills Rank Pennsylvania US
Current population (2012) 6,512 134th 12,763,536 313,914,040
Size in square miles 1.6 208th 44,742.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 4,167.5 95th 283.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Forest Hills Rank Pennsylvania US
Residents younger than 5 4.6% 215th 5.6% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 17.4% 231st 21.5% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 19.7% 45th 16.0% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Forest Hills Rank Pennsylvania US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 97.1% 11th 87.9% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 48.4% 27th 26.7% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Forest Hills Rank Pennsylvania US
Race - White 87.7% 149th 83.5% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 9.1% 64th 11.4% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.1% 211th 0.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.2% 129th 3.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 70th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.5% 168th 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 1.3% 205th 6.1% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 86.8% 141st 78.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Forest Hills Rank Pennsylvania US
Female residents 53.4% 48th 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 3.8% 123rd 5.7% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Forest Hills Rank Pennsylvania US
Housing units 3,304 154th 5,579,275 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 18.1% 206th 20.5% 25.9%
Households 3,003 154th 4,952,566 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 77.5% 49th 70.6% 66.1%
Home median value $115,900 163rd $163,200 $186,200
People per household 2.2 205th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Forest Hills Rank Pennsylvania US
Income per capita $32,875 44th $27,824 $27,915
Income per household $58,618 77th $51,651 $52,762
Income below poverty line 10.0% 143rd 12.6% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Forest Hills Rank Pennsylvania US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 858 82nd 981,501 27,092,908
Retail sales $14,076 185th $166,842,778 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $2,154 183rd $13,323 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $4,584 155th $19,625,449 $613,795,732

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