Forrest City 57 Poor
Forrest City Livability #309 ranked city in Arkansas#25,463 ranked city in the USARanks better than 13% of areas

Livability Awards

B Forrest City Amenities Some amenities close to this location
A+ Forrest City Cost of Living Cost of living is 12% lower than Arkansas
Forrest City
7426% less expensive than the US average
8416% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Forrest City cost of living
F Forrest City Crime Total crime is 67% higher than Arkansas
Total crime
5,739131% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 18131% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-20%Year over year crime is down
Forrest City crime
F Forrest City Employment Household income is 21% lower than Arkansas
Median household income
$33,25040% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$13,49655% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
5%1% lower than the US average
Forrest City employment
C+ Forrest City Housing Home value is 39% lower than Arkansas
Median home value
$70,50062% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$57440% lower than the US average
Home ownership
48%25% lower than the US average
Forrest City real estate or Forrest City rentals
F Forrest City Schools HS graduation rate is 18% lower than Arkansas
High school grad. rates
65%22% lower than the US average
School test scores
13%74% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
17:15% higher than the US average
Forrest City K-12 schools
D- Forrest City User Ratings There are a total of 3 ratings in Forrest City
Overall user rating
51% 3 total ratings
User reviews rating
70% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
29% 2 total surveys
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      Forrest City transportation information

      StatisticForrest CityArkansasNational
      Average one way commute16min22min26min
      Workers who drive to work79.3%82.7%76.4%
      Workers who carpool10.5%10.8%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.0%0.4%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%0.2%0.6%
      Workers who walk5.5%1.7%2.8%
      Working from home1.6%3.2%4.6%

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