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The Village of Forest had a population of 1,400 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Forest is located at latitude 40.8017 and longitude -83.5105 in Hardin County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Forest 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.
|Total Population||1,400 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,400 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||1,141 (81.5%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$57,326|
|Average Household Income||$72,151|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||7%|
|Per Capita Income||$27,183|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||642 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||414 (64.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||111 (17.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||117 (18.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$90,896|
|Average Home Value||$112,288|
|Housing Affordability Index3||350|
|Average Household Size||2.67|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.75%|
|Per Capita Income||2.1%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.34%|
The table below compares Forest to the other 1,215 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Ohio by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 578||53rd|
|Population Density||# 750||38th|
|Median Household Income||# 577||53rd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 1180||97th|
|Per Capita Income||# 637||48th|
|Diversity Index||# 892||27th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Ohio Census Data Comparison Tool.