The Forest Hills Census Designated Place had a population of 28,354 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Forest Hills is located at latitude 42.9595 and longitude -85.4897 in Kent County. The formal boundaries for the Forest Hills Census Designated Place 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.
|Total Population||28,354 (100%)|
|Population in Households||28,328 (99.9%)|
|Population in Families||25,970 (91.6%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||26 ( 0.1%)|
|Median Household Income||$131,380|
|Average Household Income||$171,533|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||11%|
|Per Capita Income||$59,933|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||10,085 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||9,182 (91.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||726 ( 7.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||177 ( 1.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$352,679|
|Average Home Value||$411,648|
|Housing Affordability Index3||189|
|Average Household Size||2.86|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.56%|
|Per Capita Income||2.54%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.87%|
The table below compares Forest Hills to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Michigan 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||# 41||94th|
|Population Density||# 491||29th|
|Median Household Income||# 10||99th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 210||30th|
|Per Capita Income||# 19||97th|
|Diversity Index||# 261||62nd|
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