Forney, Texas Population 2022

25,213
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Forney is a city located in Kaufman County Texas. Forney has a 2020 population of 25,213. Forney is currently growing at a rate of 3.61% annually and its population has increased by 7.50% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 23,455 in 2010.

The average household income in Forney is $99,937 with a poverty rate of 5.37%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,229 per month, and the median house value is $216,100. The median age in Forney is 31.5 years, 30.7 years for males, and 32.1 years for females.

Forney Demographics

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

  • White: 81.16%
  • Black or African American: 13.51%
  • Asian: 2.51%
  • Two or more races: 1.73%
  • Other race: 1.01%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.09%
  • Native American: 0.00%
The current population of Forney, Texas is 25,213 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 23,455.

Forney, Texas Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White19,37481.16%
Black or African American3,22513.51%
Asian5982.51%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander210.09%
Some Other Race2401.01%
Two or More Races4131.73%
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Forney Population by Race

Forney Population Pyramid 2022

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Forney Median Age

31


Total

29.7


Male

32.2


Female

Forney Adults

There are 16,642 adults, (1,753 of whom are seniors) in Forney.

Forney Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

11.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Forney Sex Ratio

Female

11,463

48.02%

Male

12,408

51.98%

Forney Population by Age

Forney Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Forney Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.8%7.2%
Male89.5%10.5%
All77.8%22.2%
Female54.2%45.8%
Non Family47.5%52.5%

77.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Forney Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,6243.1377.8
Married4,7323.692.8
Male2763.6689.5
Female8044.2354.2
Non Family1,8121.3347.5

3.65

Average Family Size

3.13

Average Household Size

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Forney Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5733.98%
9th to 12th Grade5834.05%
High School Graduate3,93427.31%
Some College3,73925.96%
Associates Degree1,64011.39%
Bachelors Degree2,98820.74%
Graduate Degree9476.57%
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Forney Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Forney Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Islander212121
Asian213213128
2+ Races1707962
Hispanic1,5701,287445
White10,6029,8442,971
Black1,9411,850333
Other Race11510314

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

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

Forney Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$53,636$64,764$47,562
Less Than 9th Grade$50,474$51,745$
High School Graduate$44,009$58,460$32,104
Some College$52,008$61,215$36,750
Bachelors Degree$63,054$72,003$51,640
Graduate Degree$71,458$87,578$60,179

$53,636

Average Earnings

$64,764

Average Male

$47,562

Average Female

Forney Earnings by Educational Attainment

Forney Language by Age

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Forney Language

88.58% of Forney residents speak only English, while 11.42% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.04% of the population.

Forney Language

Forney Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian56222540.04%
Multiple4135012.11%
White15,6708505.42%
Black3,2251474.56%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic4,024561.39%

5.37%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.46%

Male Poverty Rate

6.35%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Forney

The race most likely to be in poverty in Forney is Asian, with 40.04% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Forney is Hispanic, with 1.39% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.59%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.95%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.46%.

Forney Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade9.43%
High School7.96%
Some College4.41%
Bachelors or Greater0.66%

Forney Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.16%
Male Unemployed8.29%
Female Employed1.66%
Female Unemployed3.20%

Forney Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Forney Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$93,792$95,923
Families$108,347$106,867
Married Families$116,817-
Non Families$51,756$57,667
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Income by Household Type

Forney Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.5%

Male Marriage Rate

53.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Forney Married by Age and Sex

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Forney Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Forney Marital Status by Race

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Forney Marital Status

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1,302

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War576
First Gulf War285
Vietnam200
Korea57
World War II

Forney Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34296
35 to 54451
55 to 64275
65 to 74148
75+132

Forney Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0437.63%
Black2018.97%
Asian185.23%
2+ Races4018.18%
Hispanic1345.27%

Forney Veterans by Race

Forney Veterans by Education

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1.77%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.57%

Veteran Disability Rate

Forney Veterans by Education

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74.7%

Labor Force Participation

70.2%

Employment Rate

5.9%

Unemployment Rate

Forney Employment by Age

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Forney Employment by Race

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Forney 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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77.58%

Born in Forney

96.12%

Native Born

3.88%

Foreign Born

2.45%

Non Citizen

1.43%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.12% of Forney residents were born in the United States, with 77.58% having been born in Texas. 2.45% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Forney Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19904,0700.00%
20005,5881,5183.22%
201014,6619,07310.13%
201115,5408796.00%
201216,4198795.66%
201317,2988795.35%
201418,1778795.08%
201519,0568794.84%
201619,9358794.61%
201720,8148794.41%
201821,6938794.22%
201922,5728794.05%
202023,4558833.91%
202124,3348793.75%
202225,2138793.61%

Forney Population by Year