The Village of Forreston had a population of 1,467 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Forreston is located at latitude 42.1265 and longitude -89.5782 in Ogle County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Forreston (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.9 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Ogle County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 938 feet.
The Village of Forreston (GNIS ID: 2398900) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Forreston population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||1,467|
|Population in Familes||1,212|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.46|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||656 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||470 (71.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||126 (19.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||60 ( 9.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$121,455|
|Average Home Value||$152,079|
|Median Household Income||$50,615|
|Average Household Income||$59,239|
|Per Capita Income||$23,776|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.66%|
|Per Capita Income||1.6%|
The table below compares Forreston to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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||# 597||56th|
|Population Density1||# 419||69th|
|Diversity Index2||# 814||41st|
|Median Household Income||# 755||45th|
|Per Capita Income||# 892||35th|
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