StatisticEast ForestCharlotteNorth Carolina
Population density (sq mi)2,5212,642218
Median age31.733.838.3
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a48%57%
Families w/ Kids under 1851%50%43%
Speak Englishn/a79%89%
Speak Spanishn/a12%7%

Key findings

  • The population density in East Forest is 5% lower than Charlotte
  • The median age in East Forest is 6% lower than Charlotte
  • In East Forest 43.97% of the population is White
  • In East Forest 36.51% of the population is Black
  • In East Forest 4.87% of the population is Asian

Compare Charlotte, NC Demographics


      East Forest population breakdown by race

      RaceEast ForestCharlotteNorth Carolina
      American Indian0.22%0.31%1.18%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.09%0.07%
      Mixed race3.57%2.76%2.45%
      Other race10.85%4.89%3.01%
      In East Forest, 13.7% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      East Forest age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The East Forest, Charlotte, NC demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).