Forest Hills, Michigan Population 2019

Forest Hills, Michigan's estimated population is according to the most recent United States census estimates. Forest Hills, Michigan is the -th largest city in Michigan based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 0.00 people/mi² (0.00 people/km²).

The overall median age is 41.1 years, 40.4 years for males, and 42.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 101.5 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 9,878 households in the city, with an average size of 2.87 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 1.2%, with a median rent of $1407/month. The median house has 8.3 rooms, and has a value of $306,400.

The median income for households in Forest Hills, Michigan is $114,438, while the mean household income is $152,790.

Forest Hills Mi Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Forest Hills Mi was:

  • White: 92.61%
  • Asian: 4.60%
  • Two or more races: 1.79%
  • Black or African American: 0.87%
  • Native American: 0.09%
  • Other race: 0.04%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
LatLng(42.9595, -85.4898)
Rank in State-th
StateMichigan
CountyKent County
Time Zone
Land Area (km²)127.60 (49.27 mi²)
Water Area (km²)3.98 (1.54 mi²)
TypeCDP
GEOID2629580
Density (km²)0.00
Density (mi²)0.00
Area Code(s)616

Population by Race

Race Population
White25,559
Asian1,269
Two or More Races495
Black or African American239
American Indian and Alaska Native25
Some Other Race12

Forest Hills Mi Population Pyramid 2019

Forest Hills Mi Median Age

41.1


Total

40.4


Male

42.2


Female

Forest Hills Mi Adults

There are 19,954 adults, (4,236 of whom are seniors) in Forest Hills Mi.

Forest Hills Mi Age Dependency

75.6

Age Dependency Ratio

26.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Forest Hills Mi Sex Ratio

Female

13,700

49.64%

Male

13,899

50.36%

Forest Hills Mi Households and Families

Forest Hills Mi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Forest Hills Mi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married97.9%2.1%
All94%6%
Female85.7%14.3%
Non Family79.1%20.9%

94.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,5992.8794
Married7,2583.2697.9
Non Family1,6971.2479.1
Female4812.7485.7
Male1633.09100

3.2

Average Family Size

2.87

Average Household Size

1.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Forest Hills Mi Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1831.00%
9th to 12th Grade2291.25%
High School Graduate2,16711.85%
Some College2,52113.79%
Associates Degree1,2096.61%
Bachelors Degree6,81737.29%
Graduate Degree5,15528.20%

Forest Hills Mi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White17,05616,80311,276
Asian679655495
Black21021077
Multiple Races1855020
Hispanic162162104
Native American2525
Other Race1212

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 72.90%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$62,711$83,566$41,503
Less Than High School$31,504$31,515$
High School Grad$40,750$47,188$15,868
Some College$41,902$58,914$31,094
Bachelors Degree$61,678$85,488$46,857
Graduate Degree$90,606$127,028$54,327

$62,711

Average Earnings

$83,566

Average Male

$41,503

Average Female

Forest Hills Mi Language

Forest Hills Mi Language by Age

Forest Hills Mi Language

92.95% of Forest Hills Mi residents speak only English, while 7.05% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.04% of the population.

Forest Hills Mi Poverty

Forest Hills Mi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White25,3006002.37%
Asian1,26915111.90%
Black23910.42%

2.73%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.71%

Male Poverty Rate

2.74%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Forest Hills Mi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Forest Hills Mi is Asian, with 11.90% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Forest Hills Mi is Black, with 0.42% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.15%. Among those working part-time, it was 2.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 6.48%.

Name Poverty
Some College3.19%
High School2.26%
Bachelors or Greater1.81%
Less Than High School1.46%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed15.66%
Female Unemployed5.08%
Female Employed2.03%
Male Employed0.28%

Forest Hills Mi Income

Forest Hills Mi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$114,438$152,790
Families$128,584$170,738
Married Families$133,238-
Non Families$49,867$67,266

Forest Hills Mi Marital Status

Forest Hills Mi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

68.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

69.3%

Male Marriage Rate

68.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Forest Hills Mi Married by Age and Sex

Forest Hills Mi Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Forest Hills Mi Marital Status by Race

Forest Hills Mi Veterans

1,047

Number of Veterans

1,027

Male Veterans

20

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam417
First Gulf War298
Korea88
Second Gulf War83
World War II57

Forest Hills Mi Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0405.58%
Black72.93%

Forest Hills Mi Veterans by Education

1.43%

Veteran Poverty Rate

14.52%

Veteran Disability Rate

Forest Hills Mi Employment Status

65.3%

Labor Force Participation

63%

Employment Rate

3.5%

Unemployment Rate

Forest Hills Mi Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

66.79%

Born in Michigan

94.06%

Native Born

5.94%

Foreign Born

2.61%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.06% of Forest Hills Mi residents were born in the United States, with 66.79% having been born in Michigan. 2.61% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.