Also See: Forreston, IL ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The Village of Forreston had a population of 1,464 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Forreston is located at latitude 42.1261 and longitude -89.5793 in Ogle County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Forreston 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 945 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.
|Total Population||1,464 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,464 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||1,204 (82.2%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$51,925|
|Average Household Income||$66,122|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||9%|
|Per Capita Income||$26,835|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||649 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||470 (72.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||128 (19.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||51 ( 7.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$110,000|
|Average Home Value||$134,415|
|Housing Affordability Index3||253|
|Average Household Size||2.45|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.63%|
|Per Capita Income||2.07%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.09%|
The table below compares Forreston to the other 1,369 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 593||57th|
|Population Density||# 425||69th|
|Median Household Income||# 903||34th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 815||60th|
|Per Capita Income||# 891||35th|
|Diversity Index||# 791||43rd|
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