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Income/capita 237%
Household income 241%
Unemployment 61%
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IndexForest HillsTennesseeNational
Income per capita$100,461$26,019$29,829
Median household income$188,867$46,574$55,322
Median income owner occupied$191,250$58,570$70,586
Median income renter occupied$63,869$28,937$35,192
Median earnings male$91,198$32,560$36,919
Median earnings female$30,798$24,186$26,250
Unemployment rate1.8%4.6%4.7%
Poverty level4.1%17.2%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Forest Hills is 237% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Forest Hills is 241% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Forest Hills is 61% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Forest Hills is 73% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $125,898$188,867$377,734
      City
      $31,046$46,574$93,148
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
      According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

      Forest Hills median earnings by income bracket

      Forest Hills employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry4.1%1.4%
      Manufacturing sector6.5%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services5.4%2.6%
      Wholesale & retail services9.7%10.3%
      Public administration3.2%1.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.3%1.1%
      Education, health & social services25.4%43.2%
      Other40.0%34.1%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Belle Meade, TN2,704$195,208252.9%
      Oak Hill, TN4,686$148,500168.4%
      Brentwood, TN40,873$148,340168.1%
      Nolensville, TN6,724$110,08799.0%
      Franklin, TN70,625$88,96160.8%
      Forest Hills, TN4,999$188,867241.4%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Johnstown, OH4,999$47,97813.3%
      Brookshire, TX4,999$35,11136.5%
      Pupukea, HI4,998$101,14682.8%
      Metchosin, BC4,998n/a 
      Swoyersville, PA5,000$56,0671.3%
      Forest Hills, TN4,999$188,867241.4%
      Source: The Forest Hills, TN employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).