The Borough of Forest City had a population of 2,034 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Forest City is located at latitude 41.6527 and longitude -75.4692 in Susquehanna County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Forest City (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.92 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Susquehanna County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,575 feet.
The Borough of Forest City (GNIS ID: 1215607) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Forest City population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Forest City: Pentecost.
|Population in Households||1,942|
|Population in Familes||1,423|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||92|
|Average Household Size||2.23|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,039 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||507 (48.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||362 (34.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||170 (16.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$89,510|
|Average Home Value||$124,556|
|Median Household Income||$39,381|
|Average Household Income||$51,509|
|Per Capita Income||$22,555|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.27%|
|Per Capita Income||1.69%|
The table below compares Forest City to the other 1,762 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 630||64th|
|Population Density1||# 633||64th|
|Diversity Index2||# 820||54th|
|Median Household Income||# 1403||20th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1245||29th|
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