|Male Share of the Population||55.2%|
|Female Share of the Population||44.8%|
|Employed Population 16+||1,524|
|Age of the Population||33|
|% of people married||41.4%|
|Average household size||2|
|Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher||10.8%|
|Median Earnings Without High School Qualification||$0|
|Median Earnings With High School Degree||$0|
|Median Family Income||$45,771|
|% Above Poverty Level||78.4%|
|% Below Poverty Level||21.6%|
|Average Commute Time||20 minutes|
|% Working from Home||0.6%|
|% Walking and Biking to Work||7.6%|
|% Using Public Transportation||2.6%|
|People Living Alone||40.7%|
|Median Gross Rent||$622|
|Median House Value||$122,200|
|Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)||32.6%|
Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.
|Nearest Medium City||95 miles W of Shoreline, Washington (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||98 miles W of Seattle, Washington|
|Standard Zip Codes||98331|
|Phone Area Codes||360|
|Time Zone||Pacific (-8 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather Stations
|Station||FORKS 1 E|
|Jan Temp||34 to 44 F|
|Apr Temp||38 to 57 F|
|Jul Temp||50 to 70 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 59 F|
|Annual Precip||121.7 inches|
|Jan Temp||35 to 47 F|
|Apr Temp||38 to 56 F|
|Jul Temp||49 to 68 F|
|Oct Temp||41 to 59 F|
|Annual Precip||101.7 inches|
|Station||ELWHA R S|
|Jan Temp||31 to 41 F|
|Apr Temp||37 to 56 F|
|Jul Temp||49 to 72 F|
|Oct Temp||40 to 56 F|
|Annual Precip||55.6 inches|
According to the US Postal Service, Forks, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:
Upper Hoh (98331)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
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(Sorted by Number of Students)
FORKS HIGH SCHOOL
261 SOUTH SPARTAN AVENUE
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 319 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14.5
FORKS ALTERNATIVE SCHOOL
161 EAST E STREET
A Non-traditional School
Serves 66 students.
DISTRICT RUN HOME SCHOOL
382 SOUTH FORKS AVENUE
A Non-traditional School
Serves 48 students.
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