The Village of Forest had a population of 1,427 as of July 1, 2015.
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 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, 2015.
|Population in Households||1,427|
|Population in Familes||1,169|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.65|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||646 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||396 (61.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||141 (21.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||108 (16.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$70,170|
|Average Home Value||$82,134|
|Median Household Income||$36,669|
|Average Household Income||$46,007|
|Per Capita Income||$17,396|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||4.03%|
|Per Capita Income||2.41%|
The table below compares Forest to the other 1,204 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Ohio by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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||# 795||34th|
|Diversity Index2||# 901||26th|
|Median Household Income||# 1019||15th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1101||9th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Ohio Census Data Comparison Tool.