The Forest Hills Census Designated Place had a population of 27,609 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Forest Hills is located at latitude 42.9601 and longitude -85.4896 in Kent County. The formal boundaries for the Forest Hills Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 49.27 sq. miles and a water area of 1.53 sq. miles. Kent County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 630 feet.
The Forest Hills Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2392999) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Forest Hills 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||27,584|
|Population in Familes||25,353|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||25|
|Average Household Size||2.87|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||9,789 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||8,897 (90.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||714 ( 7.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||178 ( 1.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$317,370|
|Average Home Value||$371,738|
|Median Household Income||$112,942|
|Average Household Income||$143,211|
|Per Capita Income||$49,870|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.05%|
|Per Capita Income||1.23%|
The table below compares Forest Hills to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Michigan 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||# 42||94th|
|Population Density1||# 492||29th|
|Diversity Index2||# 292||58th|
|Median Household Income||# 8||99th|
|Per Capita Income||# 21||97th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool.