The Village of Forest had a population of 1,426 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Forest is located at latitude 40.8064 and longitude -83.5114 in Hardin County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Forest (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.61 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Hardin County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 928 feet.
The Village of Forest (GNIS ID: 2398894) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Forest population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||1,426|
|Population in Familes||1,170|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.68|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||649 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||390 (60.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||143 (22.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||116 (17.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$81,953|
|Average Home Value||$101,849|
|Median Household Income||$39,944|
|Average Household Income||$54,338|
|Per Capita Income||$20,334|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.99%|
|Per Capita Income||1.25%|
The table below compares Forest to the other 1,215 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Ohio by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 571||53rd|
|Population Density1||# 800||34th|
|Diversity Index2||# 908||26th|
|Median Household Income||# 923||24th|
|Per Capita Income||# 936||23rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Ohio Census Data Comparison Tool.