Forest Lake 67 Average
Forest Lake Livability #628 ranked city in Illinois#16,562 ranked city in the USARanks better than 43% of areas
C+ Forest Lake Amenities Some amenities close to this location
F Forest Lake Cost of Living Cost of living is 22% higher than Illinois
Forest Lake
12020% more expensive than the US average
982% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Forest Lake cost of living
A+ Forest Lake Crime Total crime is 79% lower than Illinois
Total crime
47581% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 21181% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-4%Year over year crime is down
Forest Lake crime
D- Forest Lake Employment Household income is 45% higher than Illinois
Median household income
$85,76955% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$38,28028% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
13%188% higher than the US average
Forest Lake employment
D Forest Lake Housing Home value is 58% higher than Illinois
Median home value
$276,80050% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$0100% lower than the US average
Home ownership
90%41% higher than the US average
Forest Lake real estate or Forest Lake rentals
C Forest Lake Schools HS graduation rate is equal to Illinois
High school grad. rates
84%2% higher than the US average
School test scores
n/aequal to the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
N/A Forest Lake User Ratings There are a total of 0 ratings in Forest Lake
Overall user rating
n/a 0 total ratings
User reviews rating
n/a 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
n/a 0 total surveys
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      Forest Lake transportation information

      StatisticForest LakeIllinoisNational
      Average one way commute32min29min26min
      Workers who drive to work78.9%73.4%76.4%
      Workers who carpool1.6%8.3%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit2.0%9.2%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%0.6%0.6%
      Workers who walk0.0%3.1%2.8%
      Working from home14.0%4.4%4.6%

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