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Demographics

People

Total Population2,549
Male Share of the Population48.7%
Female Share of the Population51.3%
Senior Citizens17.1%
Employed Population 16+1,168
Age of the Population42

Families

% of people married34.4%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher15.4%
Median Earnings25+$42,337
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$36,495

Wealth

Median Family Income$73,358
% Above Poverty Level92%
% Below Poverty Level8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time35 minutes
% Working from Home4.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.5%
% Using Public Transportation12.3%

Housing

People Living Alone29.9%
Median Gross Rent$1,831
Median House Value$195,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)81.7%
West Indian1.6%
Trinidad Tobago1.6%
Irish1.6%
German1.2%
English0.8%
Italian0.6%
Guyanese0.4%
African0.2%
Welsh0.2%
French Except Basque0.1%
Ukrainian0.1%
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Forest Heights Almanac

CategoryValue
County Prince George's County
Standard Zip Codes20745
Phone Area Codes301,240
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude38.8
Approximate Longitude-76.99

Forest Heights Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationWASHINGTON REAGAN NTL AP
Distance5.4 miles
Jan Temp27 to 43 F
Apr Temp46 to 66 F
Jul Temp70 to 88 F
Oct Temp50 to 68 F
Annual Precip39.3 inches
StationNATIONAL ARBORETUM DC
Distance6.9 miles
Jan Temp24 to 43 F
Apr Temp42 to 66 F
Jul Temp67 to 89 F
Oct Temp44 to 69 F
Annual Precip43.7 inches
StationUPPER MARLBORO 3 NNW
Distance11.6 miles
Jan Temp22 to 43 F
Apr Temp41 to 65 F
Jul Temp65 to 87 F
Oct Temp42 to 68 F
Annual Precip43.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Capitol Heights4,489$84,508
Colmar Manor1,635$63,750
District Heights5,951$75,455
Morningside1,436$72,917
Seat Pleasant4,721$65,444
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