Forestdale, Alabama Population 2022

10,459
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Forestdale is a city located in Alabama. Forestdale has a 2020 population of 10,459. Forestdale is currently growing at a rate of 0.24% annually and its population has increased by 0.48% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,409 in 2010.

The average household income in Forestdale is $66,484 with a poverty rate of 9.31%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $794 per month, and the median house value is $121,900. The median age in Forestdale is 45.1 years, 45.4 years for males, and 44.7 years for females.

Forestdale Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Forestdalewas:

  • Black or African American: 75.18%
  • White: 19.19%
  • Two or more races: 2.43%
  • Asian: 1.43%
  • Other race: 1.19%
  • Native American: 0.59%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Forestdale, Alabama is 10,459 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 10,409.

Forestdale, Alabama Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,66719.19%
Black or African American6,53275.18%
American Indian and Alaska Native510.59%
Asian1241.43%
Some Other Race1031.19%
Two or More Races2112.43%
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Forestdale Population by Race

Forestdale Population Pyramid 2022

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Forestdale Median Age

45.1


Total

45.7


Male

44.7


Female

Forestdale Adults

There are 6,959 adults, (1,617 of whom are seniors) in Forestdale.

Forestdale Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

30.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Forestdale Sex Ratio

Female

4,883

56.20%

Male

3,805

43.80%

Forestdale Population by Age

Forestdale Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Forestdale Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married93.4%6.6%
All82%18%
Female75.9%24.1%
Non Family75.4%24.6%
Male69.7%30.3%

82.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Forestdale Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,7332.3382
Married1,4193.1193.4
Male2282.5269.7
Female7792.9275.9
Non Family1,3071.175.4

2.91

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

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Forestdale Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade831.28%
9th to 12th Grade2644.08%
High School Graduate1,81928.09%
Some College2,02831.32%
Associates Degree6319.74%
Bachelors Degree1,06316.41%
Graduate Degree5889.08%
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Forestdale Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Forestdale Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic505020
Other Race474717
Black4,7094,4451,315
2+ Races555511
White1,5131,430270
Asian11011018
Native American2222

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 hispanic people with a rate of 40.00%.

Forestdale Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,217$40,414$40,054
Less Than 9th Grade$$2,500$
High School Graduate$38,169$38,086$38,409
Some College$35,833$40,294$27,225
Bachelors Degree$58,279$70,362$57,898
Graduate Degree$54,615$65,452$45,066

$40,217

Average Earnings

$40,414

Average Male

$40,054

Average Female

Forestdale Earnings by Educational Attainment

Forestdale Language by Age

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Forestdale Language

97.57% of Forestdale residents speak only English, while 2.43% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.75% of the population.

Forestdale Language

Forestdale Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,64727116.45%
Black6,4775338.23%
OtherNaN%

9.31%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.12%

Male Poverty Rate

11.04%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Forestdale

The race most likely to be in poverty in Forestdale is White, with 16.45% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.08%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.47%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.71%.

Forestdale Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade16.14%
High School17.59%
Some College7.52%
Bachelors or Greater0.91%

Forestdale Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed1.80%
Male Unemployed25.42%
Female Employed2.89%
Female Unemployed24.48%

Forestdale Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Forestdale Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$57,588$68,335
Families$66,731$76,981
Married Families$83,125-
Non Families$39,591$48,752
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Income by Household Type

Forestdale Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

41.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.8%

Male Marriage Rate

37.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Forestdale Married by Age and Sex

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Forestdale 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 45-54.

Forestdale Marital Status by Race

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Forestdale Marital Status

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682

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War74
First Gulf War202
Vietnam206
Korea42
World War II23

Forestdale Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3422
35 to 54137
55 to 64215
65 to 74187
75+121

Forestdale Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White18311.52%
Black4839.57%
2+ Races1629.09%
Hispanic2028.17%

Forestdale Veterans by Race

Forestdale Veterans by Education

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6.30%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

Forestdale Veterans by Education

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62.9%

Labor Force Participation

56.6%

Employment Rate

9.6%

Unemployment Rate

Forestdale Employment by Age

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Forestdale Employment by Race

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Forestdale 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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85.80%

Born in Forestdale

97.67%

Native Born

2.33%

Foreign Born

1.59%

Non Citizen

0.74%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.67% of Forestdale residents were born in the United States, with 85.80% having been born in Alabama. 1.59% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Oceania.

Forestdale Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201010,1620.00%
201110,187250.25%
201210,212250.25%
201310,237250.24%
201410,262250.24%
201510,287250.24%
201610,312250.24%
201710,337250.24%
201810,362250.24%
201910,387250.24%
202010,409220.21%
202110,434250.24%
202210,459250.24%

Forestdale Population by Year