Forest Hills, PA

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Forest Hills Profile


Overview

Forest Hills is a somewhat small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 6,443 people and just one neighborhood, Forest Hills is the 207th largest community in Pennsylvania.

Occupations and Workforce

Forest Hills is a decidedly white-collar borough, with fully 92.24% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Forest Hills is a borough of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Forest Hills who work in office and administrative support (15.52%), management occupations (12.42%), and healthcare (11.73%).

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


Setting & Lifestyle

In addition, Forest Hills is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are people who are both educated and wealthy, and thus tend to be older, richer, and more established than young professionals. "Urban sophisticates" is not just about being educated and well-off financially: it is a point of view and state of mind, one that you might call 'urbaneness'. But such people can and do regularly live in small towns, suburbs and rural areas, as well as in big cities. They read, support the arts and high-end shops, and love travel.

Even though Forest Hills is a smaller borough, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the bus for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.

Forest Hills Demographics

The citizens of Forest Hills are among the most well-educated in the nation: 49.92% of adults in Forest Hills have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Forest Hills in 2010 was $36,359, which is wealthy relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $145,436 for a family of four. However, Forest Hills contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Forest Hills is a somewhat ethnically-diverse borough. The people who call Forest Hills home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Forest Hills residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Forest Hills include German, Italian, English, and Slovak.

The most common language spoken in Forest Hills is English. Other important languages spoken here include French Creole and Spanish.

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 Hills 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 3.15
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Forest Hills 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 18.13
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Forest Hills 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 51

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 8 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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This neighborhood is served by 1 district:

WOODLAND HILLS SD


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District Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

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District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to PA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Woodland Hills Jhs
7600 Evans St
Pittsburgh, PA, 15218
07-08
Dickson El Sch
7301 Schoyer Ave
Pittsburgh, PA, 15218
KG-06
Woodland Hills Academy
126 Monroeville Ave
Turtle Creek, PA, 15145
KG-08
Edgewood El Sch
241 Maple Ave
Pittsburgh, PA, 15218
PK-06
Shaffer El Sch
37 Garden Terrace
Pittsburgh, PA, 15221
KG-06
Wilkins El Sch
362 Churchill Rd
Pittsburgh, PA, 15235
KG-06
Woodland Hills Shs
2550 Greensburg Pike
Pittsburgh, PA, 15221
09-12
Fairless El Sch
531 Jones Ave
Braddock, PA, 15104
PK-06

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 76.8% 42.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 69.9% 37.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.9% 5.1%

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