Forest Hill, Texas Population 2022

14,275
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Forest Hill is a city located in Texas. Forest Hill has a 2020 population of 14,275. Forest Hill is currently growing at a rate of 1.13% annually and its population has increased by 2.29% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 13,955 in 2010.

The average household income in Forest Hill is $51,745 with a poverty rate of 19.35%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,135 per month, and the median house value is $111,300. The median age in Forest Hill is 31 years, 30.6 years for males, and 31.5 years for females.

Forest Hill Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Forest Hillwas:

  • Black or African American: 48.30%
  • White: 35.87%
  • Other race: 9.56%
  • Two or more races: 6.06%
  • Native American: 0.19%
  • Asian: 0.02%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Forest Hill, Texas is 14,275 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 13,955.

Forest Hill, Texas Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,65035.87%
Black or African American6,26148.30%
American Indian and Alaska Native250.19%
Asian30.02%
Some Other Race1,2399.56%
Two or More Races7866.06%
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Forest Hill Population by Race

Forest Hill Population Pyramid 2022

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Forest Hill Median Age

31.3


Total

32.3


Male

30.9


Female

Forest Hill Adults

There are 8,866 adults, (1,347 of whom are seniors) in Forest Hill.

Forest Hill Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

17.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

54.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Forest Hill Sex Ratio

Female

7,767

59.91%

Male

5,197

40.09%

Forest Hill Population by Age

Forest Hill Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Forest Hill Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.4%21.6%
Non Family73.8%26.2%
All70.5%29.5%
Female66.8%33.2%
Male39.4%60.6%

70.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Forest Hill Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,7543.4570.5
Married1,5864.1578.4
Male3732.9739.4
Female9854.4566.8
Non Family8101.1173.8

3.99

Average Family Size

3.45

Average Household Size

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Forest Hill Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,00913.26%
9th to 12th Grade82010.78%
High School Graduate2,79036.68%
Some College1,47519.39%
Associates Degree5577.32%
Bachelors Degree78310.29%
Graduate Degree1732.27%
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Forest Hill Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Forest Hill Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Native American252525
2+ Races337246146
Black4,0573,517531
Hispanic2,8151,685336
White67451567
Other Race60816316

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Forest Hill Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,204$36,275$26,137
Less Than 9th Grade$35,735$41,890$15,263
High School Graduate$32,160$35,106$31,196
Some College$23,457$22,054$23,555
Bachelors Degree$39,279$39,663$33,000
Graduate Degree$$$

$32,204

Average Earnings

$36,275

Average Male

$26,137

Average Female

Forest Hill Earnings by Educational Attainment

Forest Hill Language by Age

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Forest Hill Language

59.14% of Forest Hill residents speak only English, while 40.86% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 37.72% of the population.

Forest Hill Language

Forest Hill Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic5,7431,29322.51%
Black6,2611,18018.85%
Multiple78614017.81%
White771314.02%
Other366NaN%

19.35%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.90%

Male Poverty Rate

20.99%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Forest Hill

The race most likely to be in poverty in Forest Hill is Hispanic, with 22.51% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Forest Hill is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.21%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.76%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.10%.

Forest Hill Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade14.76%
High School14.66%
Some College20.92%
Bachelors or Greater6.69%

Forest Hill Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed8.47%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed8.87%
Female Unemployed30.59%

Forest Hill Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Forest Hill Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$47,308$54,047
Families$48,047$53,933
Married Families$56,129-
Non Families$24,643$40,921
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Income by Household Type

Forest Hill Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

37.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.2%

Male Marriage Rate

31.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Forest Hill Married by Age and Sex

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Forest Hill 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 Hill Marital Status by Race

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Forest Hill Marital Status

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406

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War33
First Gulf War86
Vietnam169
Korea12
World War II7

Forest Hill Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 347
35 to 54123
55 to 6420
65 to 74104
75+152

Forest Hill Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1163.66%
Black2906.52%
Hispanic310.85%

Forest Hill Veterans by Race

Forest Hill Veterans by Education

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7.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

57.39%

Veteran Disability Rate

Forest Hill Veterans by Education

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58.3%

Labor Force Participation

52.5%

Employment Rate

9.9%

Unemployment Rate

Forest Hill Employment by Age

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Forest Hill Employment by Race

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Forest Hill Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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66.00%

Born in Forest Hill

77.28%

Native Born

22.72%

Foreign Born

13.87%

Non Citizen

8.86%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

77.28% of Forest Hill residents were born in the United States, with 66.00% having been born in Texas. 13.87% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Forest Hill Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19603,2210.00%
19708,2365,0159.84%
198011,6843,4483.56%
199011,482-202-0.17%
200012,9491,4671.21%
201012,355-594-0.47%
201112,5151601.30%
201212,6751601.28%
201312,8351601.26%
201412,9951601.25%
201513,1551601.23%
201613,3151601.22%
201713,4751601.20%
201813,6351601.19%
201913,7951601.17%
202013,9551601.16%
202114,1151601.15%
202214,2751601.13%

Forest Hill Population by Year