Forest County, Pennsylvania Population 2019

Forest County, Pennsylvania's estimated population is 7,311 with a growth rate of -0.18% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Forest County, Pennsylvania is the 65th largest county in Pennsylvania.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20187,279-32-0.44%
20177,311-13-0.18%
20167,324-53-0.72%
20157,377-86-1.15%
20147,463-80-1.06%
20137,543-46-0.61%
20127,589-84-1.09%
20117,673-34-0.44%
20107,7072,90560.50%
19904,802-270-5.32%
19805,0721462.96%
19704,9264419.83%
19604,485-459-9.28%
19504,944-847-14.63%
19405,79161111.80%
19305,180-2,297-30.72%
19207,477-1,958-20.75%
19109,435-1,604-14.53%
190011,0392,55730.15%
18908,4824,09793.43%
18804,3853759.35%
18704,0103,112346.55%
18608980.00%

How Many People Live in Forest County, Pennsylvania?

7,311

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,61762.49%
Black or African American2,36231.97%
Some Other Race2022.73%
Two or More Races1311.77%
Asian530.72%
American Indian and Alaska Native230.31%

Forest County, Pennsylvania Population Pyramid 2019

Forest County, Pennsylvania Median Age

39.2


Total

36.4


Male

66.1


Female

Forest County, Pennsylvania Adults

There are 6,721 adults, (1,575 of whom are seniors) in Forest County, Pennsylvania.

Forest County, Pennsylvania Age Dependency

43.6

Age Dependency Ratio

30.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

13

Child Dependency Ratio

Forest County, Pennsylvania Sex Ratio

Female

1,416

19.17%

Male

5,972

80.83%

Forest County, Pennsylvania Households and Families

Forest County, Pennsylvania Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Forest County, Pennsylvania Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.2%7.8%
Male90%10%
All85.4%14.6%
Non Family81.7%18.3%
Female46.2%53.8%

85.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4731.9785.4
Married7682.5192.2
Non Family6071.1281.7
Female782.9746.2
Male202.990

2.54

Average Family Size

1.97

Average Household Size

2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Forest County, Pennsylvania Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2504.12%
9th to 12th Grade97316.02%
High School Graduate3,33254.87%
Some College85514.08%
Associates Degree2353.87%
Bachelors Degree2724.48%
Graduate Degree1552.55%

Forest County, Pennsylvania Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,6323,102395
Black1,9281,38424
Hispanic427266
Other Race193151
Multiple Races84603
Asian50505
Native American1817

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 10.88%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$15,310$14,740$18,917
Less Than High School$14,750$14,563$20,313
High School Grad$14,111$13,585$16,500
Some College$22,333$22,500$21,667
Bachelors Degree$30,625$33,750$
Graduate Degree$11,250$$38,125

$15,310

Average Earnings

$14,740

Average Male

$18,917

Average Female

Forest County, Pennsylvania Language

Forest County, Pennsylvania Language by Age

Forest County, Pennsylvania Language

91.59% of Forest County, Pennsylvania residents speak only English, while 8.41% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.23% of the population.

Forest County, Pennsylvania Poverty

Forest County, Pennsylvania Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,79738313.69%
Multiple361747.22%
Hispanic21314.29%
Native4125.00%

14.11%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.08%

Male Poverty Rate

15.28%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Forest County, Pennsylvania

The race most likely to be in poverty in Forest County, Pennsylvania is Multiple, with 47.22% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Forest County, Pennsylvania is White, with 13.69% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.41%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.36%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.30%
High School9.34%
Some College7.59%
Bachelors or Greater3.72%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed41.18%
Male Employed9.07%
Male Unemployed7.69%
Female Employed7.36%

Forest County, Pennsylvania Income

Forest County, Pennsylvania Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,106$45,069
Families$44,467$53,788
Married Families$44,953-
Non Families$24,974$32,299

Forest County, Pennsylvania Marital Status

Forest County, Pennsylvania Marital Status

Marriage Rates

29.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

22.9%

Male Marriage Rate

61.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Forest County, Pennsylvania Married by Age and Sex

Forest County, Pennsylvania Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Forest County, Pennsylvania Marital Status by Race

Forest County, Pennsylvania Veterans

656

Number of Veterans

650

Male Veterans

6

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam302
Second Gulf War56
Korea55
First Gulf War53
World War II19

Forest County, Pennsylvania Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White58814.55%
Black592.54%
Hispanic102.11%
Other52.59%
2 or More33.19%
Indian14.35%

Forest County, Pennsylvania Veterans by Education

5.12%

Veteran Poverty Rate

49.25%

Veteran Disability Rate

Forest County, Pennsylvania Employment Status

11.6%

Labor Force Participation

11%

Employment Rate

5.4%

Unemployment Rate

Forest County, Pennsylvania 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

82.21%

Born in Pennsylvania

97.48%

Native Born

2.52%

Foreign Born

1.06%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.48% of Forest County, Pennsylvania residents were born in the United States, with 82.21% having been born in Pennsylvania. 1.06% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Population of Cities in Forest County, Pennsylvania

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990