Forestville, Maryland Population 2024

10,291

Forestville is a city located in Prince George's County Maryland. Forestville has a 2024 population of 10,291. Forestville is currently declining at a rate of annually and its population has decreased by -8.31% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,224 in 2020.

The average household income in Forestville is $85,095 with a poverty rate of 10.15%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Forestville is 44.9 years, 39.6 years for males, and 48.1 years for females.

Forestville Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Forestville was:

  • Black or African American: 85.82%
  • Other race: 4.93%
  • White: 3.26%
  • Two or more races: 3.14%
  • Native American: 2.2%
  • Asian: 0.66%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:
Land Area (mi²)
3.9 sq mi
Density (mi²)
2,620.40/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-8.31% (-933)
The current population of Forestville, Maryland is 10,291 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 11,224.

Forestville, Maryland Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
Black or African American8,83285.82%
Other race5074.93%
White3353.26%
Two or more races3233.14%
Native American2262.2%
Asian680.66%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
showing: 7 rows

Black or African American

Other race

White

Two or more races

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Forestville Population by Race

Forestville Population Pyramid 2024

Forestville Median Age

44.9

Total

39.6

Male

48.1

Female

Forestville Adults

There are 8,479 adults, (1,980 of whom are seniors) in Forestville.

Forestville Age Dependency

58.3

Age Dependency Ratio

30.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Forestville Sex Ratio

Female5,35752.06%
Male4,93447.94%

Forestville Population by Age

Forestville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All4,3522.3366.733.3
Non Family1,8291.0965.634.4
Female1,2013.1162.937.1
Married1,0093.5180.219.8
Male3132.7344.755.3
showing: 5 rows

3.18

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

66.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Forestville Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Forestville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Forestville Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 42.69%.

Forestville Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$45,983

Average Earnings

$40,259

Average Male

$50,993

Average Female

Forestville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Forestville Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Forestville Language

91.01% of Forestville residents speak only English, while 8.99% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.61% of the population.

Forestville Language

Forestville Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
Black8,6797728.9%
Multiple31812438.99%
Native2267934.96%
Hispanic764678.77%
Other506305.93%
White284227.75%
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10.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.47%

Male Poverty Rate

10.77%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Forestville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Forestville is Multiple, with 38.99% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Forestville is Other, with 5.93% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.75%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.05%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.58%.

Forestville Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
High School8.56%
Less Than 9th Grade8.47%
Some College5.63%
Bachelors or Greater3.83%
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Forestville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Female Unemployed32.44%
Female Employed4.28%
Male Employed2.88%
Male Unemployed
showing: 4 rows

Forestville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Forestville Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Forestville Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

27.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

29.9%

Male Marriage Rate

25.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Forestville Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Forestville 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.

Forestville Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Forestville Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

817

Number of Veterans

770

Male Veterans

47

Female Veterans

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Forestville Veterans by War

count

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Forestville Veterans by Age

count

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Forestville Veterans by Race

Forestville Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

11.91%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.6%

Veteran Disability Rate

Forestville Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

63.5%

Labor Force Participation

58.9%

Employment Rate

7.2%

Unemployment Rate

Forestville Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Forestville Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Forestville Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

24.02%

Born in Forestville

93.45%

Native Born

6.55%

Foreign Born

3.12%

Non Citizen

3.43%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.45% of Forestville residents were born in the United States, with 24.02% having been born in Maryland. 3.12% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Forestville Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
202410,291
202310,291
202210,291-284-2.69%
202110,575-649-5.78%
202011,224-1,118-9.06%
201912,3426235.32%
201811,719300.26%
201711,689-411-3.4%
201612,1008027.1%
201511,298120.11%
201411,286-247-2.14%
201311,533-409-3.42%
201211,9422141.82%
201111,728-625-5.06%
201012,353
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Forestville Population by Year