StatisticLake ForestFort WayneIndiana
Population560260,9546,732,219
Population density (sq mi)6862,359188
Median age40.134.937.4
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a52%56%
Families w/ Kids under 1864%47%43%
Speak Englishn/a88%92%
Speak Spanishn/a6%5%

Key findings

  • The population density in Lake Forest is 71% lower than Fort Wayne
  • The median age in Lake Forest is 15% higher than Fort Wayne
  • In Lake Forest 91.42% of the population is White
  • In Lake Forest 7.22% of the population is Black
  • In Lake Forest 0.75% of the population is Asian

Compare Fort Wayne, IN Demographics

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      Lake Forest population breakdown by race

      RaceLake ForestFort WayneIndiana
      White91.42%74.29%83.99%
      Black7.22%15.19%9.23%
      Asian0.75%4.04%1.98%
      American Indian0.00%0.18%0.24%
      Native Hawaiian0.34%0.09%0.04%
      Mixed race0.27%3.89%2.22%
      Other race0.00%2.32%2.30%
      In Lake Forest, 8.5% 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

      Lake Forest age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Lake Forest, Fort Wayne, IN demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).