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People

Total Population 273
Male Share of the Population 49.5%
Female Share of the Population 50.5%
Senior Citizens 23.1%
Employed Population 16+ 125
Age of the Population 48

Families

% of people married 47.4%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 6.2%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $44,107
% Above Poverty Level 84.7%
% Below Poverty Level 15.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 27 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 38.6%
Median Gross Rent $452
Median House Value $61,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 16.8%
US/American 0%
English 6.2%
Irish 17.6%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Forest City Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 23 miles NW of St. Joseph, Missouri (center to center)
Nearest Large City 69 miles NW of Kansas City, Missouri
County Holt
Standard Zip Codes 64451
Phone Area Codes 660
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.982
Longitude -95.191

Forest City Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station OREGON
Distance 2.2 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 32 F
Apr Temp 41 to 62 F
Jul Temp 66 to 86 F
Oct Temp 43 to 66 F
Annual Precip 36.9 inches
Station ST JOSEPH 4 WNW
Distance 21.5 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 37 F
Apr Temp 42 to 66 F
Jul Temp 67 to 90 F
Oct Temp 43 to 70 F
Annual Precip 35.2 inches
Station HORTON
Distance 27.8 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 38 F
Apr Temp 42 to 67 F
Jul Temp 67 to 91 F
Oct Temp 44 to 70 F
Annual Precip 37.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Craig 208 $28,125
Fillmore 197 $45,938
Graham 214 $38,500
Maitland 294 $37,500

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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