Forest Hills strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Pennsylvania):
College Educated Adults
People in Middle Class or Better
Well-Paid Single Women
Public Transportation Use
Median Family Income
Well-Paid Single Men
Comparing Forest Hills to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Pennsylvania (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Age of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|College Educated Adults|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|People Above Poverty|
|Median Family Income|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Working at Home|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Short Commute Times|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Low Property Crime|
|Low Violent Crime|
|Nearest Large City||7 miles E of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania|
|Standard Zip Codes||15221|
|Phone Area Codes||412|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||20 to 37 F|
|Apr Temp||38 to 62 F|
|Jul Temp||62 to 85 F|
|Oct Temp||41 to 64 F|
|Annual Precip||37.7 inches|
|Station||SALINA 3 W|
|Jan Temp||15 to 37 F|
|Apr Temp||33 to 61 F|
|Jul Temp||57 to 83 F|
|Oct Temp||37 to 64 F|
|Annual Precip||41.3 inches|
|Station||DONORA 1 SW|
|Jan Temp||20 to 38 F|
|Apr Temp||38 to 62 F|
|Jul Temp||63 to 85 F|
|Oct Temp||43 to 66 F|
|Annual Precip||37.6 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.82|
|American Indian & Alaskan||2||0%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||49||0.7%|
|Est. 2005 Population||6,424|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||4.4%|
|French (except Basque)||0.4%|
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|1. Brookhaven, Pennsylvania||87.9||31.8%||18.4%||21.1%||26||$58,271||5.5%||4.4%||7,985||3.6%||19.7||0.2%||2.8|
|2. Haddon, New Jersey||86.5||33%||20%||30.6%||24||$65,269||5.5%||4.6%||14,651||4.1%||24.2||0.2%||1.8|
|3. Castle Shannon, Pennsylvania||85||35.3%||18.7%||23.7%||28||$48,586||5.1%||3.1%||8,556||7.7%||18.5||0.2%||3.5|
|4. Riverton, New Jersey||84.4||25.4%||19.3%||36.2%||29||$68,125||6%||4.2%||2,759||3.1%||19.2||0.4%||1.8|
|5. Audubon, New Jersey||84.3||30.1%||15.9%||25.1%||25||$59,115||5.5%||2.7%||9,182||5.5%||22.8||0.1%||1.9|
|6. Haddon Heights, New Jersey||84.3||28.6%||18.2%||38.1%||27||$73,460||6.1%||2%||7,547||2.8%||20.5||0.3%||1.1|
|7. Brentwood, Pennsylvania||84.2||35.7%||17.8%||22.1%||31||$48,552||5.3%||2.1%||10,466||6.1%||20.5||0.2%||1.7|
|8. Ridley Park, Pennsylvania||84.2||33%||19.4%||24.5%||26||$62,378||4.9%||3.1%||7,196||4.2%||9.7||0.2%||1.8|
|9. Garwood, New Jersey||83.6||28.9%||17.2%||27.6%||28||$64,053||5.6%||4.1%||4,153||5.1%||14.9||0.3%||0.7|
|10. Nutley, New Jersey||82||27.9%||16.1%||32.9%||28||$73,264||5.5%||12.1%||27,362||4.8%||13.2||0.2%||1.5|
|11. Barrington, New Jersey||81.7||33.6%||17.6%||25.8%||27||$59,706||5.8%||8.4%||7,084||1.9%||11.2||0.2%||1.1|
|12. Watertown, Massachusetts||81.6||34.1%||16.7%||47.2%||27||$67,441||4.7%||8.6%||32,986||6.3%||16.8||0.3%||1.4|
|13. Arlington, Massachusetts||81.1||34.2%||16.8%||52.8%||31||$78,741||6%||9%||42,389||4.1%||11.5||0.3%||1.2|
|14. Peabody, Massachusetts||80.6||25.4%||17.4%||23.1%||26||$65,483||5.8%||6.1%||48,129||5.3%||25||0.3%||2.9|
|15. Lyndhurst, New Jersey||80.6||28.7%||17.7%||21.9%||28||$63,758||4.9%||10.1%||19,383||4.6%||17.4||0.2%||1.1|
|16. Woodstown, New Jersey||79.6||30.8%||16.5%||31.6%||27||$56,328||5.8%||15%||3,136||5.5%||10.2||0.2%||2.9|
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