Forest City 64 Below average
Forest City Livability #776 ranked city in Illinois#19,191 ranked city in the USARanks better than 34% of areas
F Forest City Amenities Not many amenities close to this location
B+ Forest City Cost of Living Cost of living is 15% lower than Illinois
Forest City
8317% less expensive than the US average
982% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Forest City cost of living
A+ Forest City Crime Total crime is 61% lower than Illinois
Total crime
88165% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 11465% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-76%Year over year crime is down
Forest City crime
F Forest City Employment Household income is 37% lower than Illinois
Median household income
$37,50032% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$18,76537% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
6%19% higher than the US average
Forest City employment
C+ Forest City Housing Home value is 66% lower than Illinois
Median home value
$60,00068% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$66530% lower than the US average
Home ownership
76%19% higher than the US average
Forest City real estate or Forest City rentals
F Forest City Schools HS graduation rate is 26% lower than Illinois
High school grad. rates
63%24% lower than the US average
School test scores
n/aequal to the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
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      Forest City transportation information

      StatisticForest CityIllinoisNational
      Average one way commute29min29min26min
      Workers who drive to work80.2%73.4%76.4%
      Workers who carpool7.3%8.3%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.0%9.2%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%0.6%0.6%
      Workers who walk11.5%3.1%2.8%
      Working from home1.0%4.4%4.6%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The Forest City, IL data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).