Forest Heights, MD

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Forest Heights Profile


Overview

Forest Heights is a very small town located in the state of Maryland. With a population of 2,573 people and just one neighborhood, Forest Heights is the 180th largest community in Maryland.

Occupations and Workforce

Unlike some towns, Forest Heights isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Forest Heights are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Forest Heights is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Forest Heights who work in office and administrative support (18.21%), sales jobs (14.79%), and food service (8.72%).

Also of interest is that Forest Heights has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.


Setting & Lifestyle

In Forest Heights, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 35.47 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average. One bright side is that local public transit is widely used, so it may be an option to avoid the headache of driving in the heavy traffic by leaving the car at home and taking transit.

Despite being a small town, Forest Heights has a lot of people using the bus to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the bus are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.

Forest Heights Demographics

In terms of college education, the citizens of Forest Heights rank slightly lower than the national average. 16.61% of adults 25 and older in Forest Heights have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.

The per capita income in Forest Heights in 2010 was $26,644, which is lower middle income relative to Maryland, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $106,576 for a family of four. However, Forest Heights contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Forest Heights is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Forest Heights home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Forest Heights residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Forest Heights also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 15.71% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Forest Heights include German, Italian, Irish, and Guyanese.

The most common language spoken in Forest Heights is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Forest Heights 0.101011101001110
Maryland 4.57
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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Forest Heights 0.101011101001110
Maryland 23.15
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Forest Heights 0.101011101001110
Maryland 57

Neighborhood Public School Data

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School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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Better than of MD school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 61.5% 44.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 53.1% 38.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.4% 6.0%

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