Forestville, New York Population 2024

244

Forestville is a city located in Cattaraugus County and Chautauqua County New York. Forestville has a 2024 population of 244. Forestville is currently declining at a rate of -37.11% annually and its population has decreased by -70.24% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 820 in 2020.

The average household income in Forestville is $57,381 with a poverty rate of 12.41%. The median age in Forestville is 25.2 years: 30.3 years for males, and 14.6 years for females.

Forestville Demographics

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

  • White: 100%
  • Black or African American: 0%
  • Native American: 0%
  • Asian: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
  • Other race: 0%
  • Two or more races: 0%
Land Area (mi²)
1.1 sq mi
Density (mi²)
231.20/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-70.24% (-576)
The current population of Forestville, New York is 244 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates (released May 2024). The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 820.

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White532100%
Black or African American00%
Native American00%
Asian00%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%
Other race00%
Two or more races00%

White

Black or African American

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Two or more races

Forestville Population by Race

Forestville Population Pyramid 2024

Forestville Median Age

25.2

Total

30.3

Male

14.6

Female

Forestville Adults

There are 289 adults, (35 of whom are seniors) in Forestville.

Forestville Age Dependency

109.4

Age Dependency Ratio

13.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

95.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Forestville Sex Ratio

Female36768.98%
Male16531.02%

Forestville Population by Age

Forestville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All2022.5455.444.6
Female1203.0844.255.8
Non Family48052.147.9
Married242.711000
Male103.11000

3.03

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

55.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Forestville Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
9th to 12th Grade51.85%
Associates Degree5821.48%
Bachelors Degree134.81%
Graduate Degree197.04%
High School Graduate11743.33%
Less Than 9th Grade186.67%
Some College4014.81%

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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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White27024732

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 91.48%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 11.85%.

Forestville Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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Name
Average
Male
Female
Bachelors Degree$0$0$0
Graduate Degree$0$0$0
High School Graduate$14,216$0$0
Less Than 9th Grade$0$0$0
Overall$23,090$0$14,422
Some College$50,326$0$0

$23,090

Average Earnings

$0

Average Male

$14,422

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

100% of Forestville residents speak only English, while 0% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0% of the population.

Forestville Language

Forestville Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White5326612.41%

12.41%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.79%

Male Poverty Rate

9.54%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Forestville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Forestville is White, with 12.41% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Forestville is White, with 12.41% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.3%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 38.1%.

Forestville Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Bachelors or Greater40.63%
Less Than 9th Grade39.13%
High School12.82%
Some College0%

Forestville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Employed0%
Male Unemployed0%
Female Employed0%
Female Unemployed0%

Forestville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Forestville Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Families-$56,914
Households-$57,381
Married Families-$-999,999,999
Non Families-$58,879

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Forestville Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

21.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

26.4%

Male Marriage Rate

17.2%

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 Over 65.

Forestville Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Forestville Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

8

Number of Veterans

8

Male Veterans

0

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
Vietnam8
Second Gulf War0
First Gulf War0
Korea0
World War II0

Forestville Veterans by War

count

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Age Group
Veterans
75+8
18 to 340
35 to 540
55 to 640
65 to 740

Forestville Veterans by Age

count

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Name
Veterans
% of Total
White82.77%

Forestville Veterans by Race

Forestville Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

100%

Veteran Poverty Rate

0%

Veteran Disability Rate

Forestville Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

73.7%

Labor Force Participation

73.7%

Employment Rate

0%

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

59.96%

Born in Forestville

95.3%

Native Born

4.7%

Foreign Born

4.7%

Non Citizen

0%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.3% of Forestville residents were born in the United States, with 59.96% having been born in New York. 4.7% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Forestville Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
2024244-144-37.11%
2023388-144-27.07%
2022532-199-27.22%
2021731-89-10.85%
202082011816.81%
2019702-126-15.22%
201882800%

Forestville Population by Year