Forest Lake is a city located in Illinois. With a 2020 population of 1,808, it is the 518th largest city in Illinois and the 11489th largest city in the United States. Forest Lake is currently growing at a rate of 0.67% annually and its population has increased by 1.35% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,784 in 2020. Spanning over 0 miles, Forest Lake has a population density of 5,143 people per square mile.
The average household income in Forest Lake is $112,158 with a poverty rate of 3.02%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $303,800. The median age in Forest Lake is 42.5 years, 34.8 years for males, and 43.6 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Forest Lakewas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 47.44%.
80.74% of Forest Lake residents speak only English, while 19.26% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.00% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Forest Lake is White, with 4.08% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Forest Lake is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 49.37%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Forest Lake
80.80% of Forest Lake residents were born in the United States, with 57.97% having been born in Illinois. 1.78% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.