The Forest Hills Census Designated Place had a population of 28,153 as of July 1, 2017.
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, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||24,624|
|Daytime Population: Residents||13,609|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||38,233|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.36|
|Population in Households||28,128|
|Population in Familes||25,837|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||25|
|Median Household Income||$115,861|
|Average Household Income||$151,437|
|Per Capita Income||$52,645|
|Total Housing Units||9,893 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||9,035 (91.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||749 ( 7.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||110 ( 1.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$314,825|
|Average Home Value||$366,189|
|Average Household Size||2.88|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.84%|
|Per Capita Income||1.8%|
The table below compares Forest Hills to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 41||94th|
|Population Density||# 486||30th|
|Diversity Index||# 285||59th|
|Median Household Income||# 8||99th|
|Per Capita Income||# 23||97th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool.