StatisticForest HillsNew YorkNew York
Population density (sq mi)26,19928,173413
Median age42.935.938.2
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:10.9:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a46%52%
Families w/ Kids under 1837%44%43%
Speak Englishn/a51%70%
Speak Spanishn/a24%15%

Key findings

  • The population density in Forest Hills is 7% lower than New York
  • The median age in Forest Hills is 20% higher than New York
  • In Forest Hills 63.09% of the population is White
  • In Forest Hills 3.21% of the population is Black
  • In Forest Hills 26.19% of the population is Asian

Compare New York, NY Demographics


      Forest Hills population breakdown by race

      RaceForest HillsNew YorkNew York
      American Indian0.29%0.39%0.38%
      Native Hawaiian0.07%0.05%0.04%
      Mixed race2.98%3.28%2.93%
      Other race4.17%15.09%8.62%
      In Forest Hills, 29.0% 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

      Forest Hills age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Forest Hills, New York, NY demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).