Forest County, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Forest County, Pennsylvania's estimated population is 7,215 with a growth rate of -0.44% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Forest County, Pennsylvania is the 65th largest county in Pennsylvania.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20207,215-32-0.44%
20197,247-32-0.44%
20187,279-32-0.44%
20177,311-13-0.18%
20167,324-53-0.72%
20157,377-86-1.15%
20147,463-80-1.06%
20137,543-46-0.61%
20127,589-84-1.09%
20117,673-34-0.44%
20107,7072,90560.50%
19904,802-270-5.32%
19805,0721462.96%
19704,9264419.83%
19604,485-459-9.28%
19504,944-847-14.63%
19405,79161111.80%
19305,180-2,297-30.72%
19207,477-1,958-20.75%
19109,435-1,604-14.53%
190011,0392,55730.15%
18908,4824,09793.43%
18804,3853759.35%
18704,0103,112346.55%
18608980.00%

Forest County, Pennsylvania Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,75364.66%
Black or African American2,20530.00%
Two or More Races2122.88%
Some Other Race1351.84%
Asian230.31%
American Indian and Alaska Native230.31%

Forest County, Pennsylvania Population Pyramid 2020

Forest County, Pennsylvania Median Age

40.4


Total

36.8


Male

64.5


Female

Forest County, Pennsylvania Adults

There are 6,603 adults, (1,626 of whom are seniors) in Forest County, Pennsylvania.

Forest County, Pennsylvania Age Dependency

47.7

Age Dependency Ratio

32.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

15

Child Dependency Ratio

Forest County, Pennsylvania Sex Ratio

Female

1,544

21.00%

Male

5,807

79.00%

Forest County, Pennsylvania Households and Families

Forest County, Pennsylvania Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Forest County, Pennsylvania Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.2%8.8%
All85.9%14.1%
Non Family83.7%16.3%
Male78.1%21.9%
Female49.3%50.7%

85.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6311.9985.9
Married8442.5591.2
Non Family6801.1383.7
Female753.5249.3
Male322.0978.1

2.58

Average Family Size

1.99

Average Household Size

3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Forest County, Pennsylvania Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1782.95%
9th to 12th Grade88414.63%
High School Graduate3,36055.62%
Some College95915.87%
Associates Degree2123.51%
Bachelors Degree2954.88%
Graduate Degree1532.53%

Forest County, Pennsylvania Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,6763,183403
Black1,8771,45928
Hispanic398255
Other Race12992
Multiple Races1196913
Native American1818
Asian16164

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 asian people with a rate of 25.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$17,049$16,535$21,510
Less Than High School$14,728$14,389$22,917
High School Grad$16,380$16,106$17,955
Some College$19,135$17,727$23,750
Bachelors Degree$33,750$41,111$25,000
Graduate Degree$12,656$$35,000

$17,049

Average Earnings

$16,535

Average Male

$21,510

Average Female

Forest County, Pennsylvania Language

Forest County, Pennsylvania Language by Age

Forest County, Pennsylvania Language

93.00% of Forest County, Pennsylvania residents speak only English, while 7.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.69% of the population.

Forest County, Pennsylvania Poverty

Forest County, Pennsylvania Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,07943514.13%
Multiple701927.14%
Hispanic611321.31%

14.47%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.95%

Male Poverty Rate

15.10%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Forest County, Pennsylvania

The race most likely to be in poverty in Forest County, Pennsylvania is Multiple, with 27.14% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Forest County, Pennsylvania is White, with 14.13% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.80%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.06%
High School9.75%
Some College9.71%
Bachelors or Greater2.98%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed31.58%
Male Unemployed10.26%
Male Employed4.09%
Female Employed3.69%

Forest County, Pennsylvania Income

Forest County, Pennsylvania Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,383$46,986
Families$44,939$56,321
Married Families$46,250-
Non Families$25,000$33,602

Forest County, Pennsylvania Marital Status

Forest County, Pennsylvania Marital Status

Marriage Rates

32.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

25.3%

Male Marriage Rate

62.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Forest County, Pennsylvania Married by Age and Sex

Forest County, Pennsylvania 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 55-64.

Forest County, Pennsylvania Marital Status by Race

Forest County, Pennsylvania Veterans

607

Number of Veterans

602

Male Veterans

5

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam305
Korea58
First Gulf War53
World War II36
Second Gulf War24
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74219
75+190
55 to 64131
35 to 5455
18 to 3412
Name Veterans % of Total
White54713.27%
Black532.45%
Hispanic296.84%
2 or More74.79%

$Forest County, Pennsylvania Veterans by Education

5.19%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.75%

Veteran Disability Rate

Forest County, Pennsylvania Employment Status

13.6%

Labor Force Participation

12.8%

Employment Rate

6.3%

Unemployment Rate

Forest County, Pennsylvania Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

84.27%

Born in Pennsylvania

98.20%

Native Born

1.80%

Foreign Born

0.67%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.20% of Forest County, Pennsylvania residents were born in the United States, with 84.27% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.67% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

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