The Village of Forest Hills had a population of 351 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Forest Hills is located at latitude 35.2973 and longitude -83.1935 in Jackson County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Forest Hills encompass a land area of 0.5 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Jackson County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 2,290 feet.
The Village of Forest Hills (GNIS ID: 1802733) 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||351 (100%)|
|Population in Households||351 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||167 (47.6%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$37,656|
|Average Household Income||$49,096|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||29%|
|Per Capita Income||$25,448|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||230 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||57 (24.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||139 (60.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||34 (14.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$256,818|
|Average Home Value||$268,421|
|Housing Affordability Index3||96|
|Average Household Size||1.79|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.85%|
|Per Capita Income||1.08%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.35%|
The table below compares Forest Hills to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina 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||# 621||16th|
|Population Density||# 357||52nd|
|Median Household Income||# 572||23rd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 52||7th|
|Per Capita Income||# 350||53rd|
|Diversity Index||# 532||28th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.