Forest Hills 79 Exceptional
Forest Hills Livability #9 ranked neighborhood in New York#28 ranked neighborhood in New YorkRanks better than 86% of areas
A+ Forest Hills Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F Forest Hills Cost of Living Cost of living is 33% higher than New York
Forest Hills
15656% more expensive than the US average
New York
16262% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Forest Hills cost of living
A+ Forest Hills Crime Total crime is 41% lower than New York
Total crime
1,05659% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 9559% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
0%Year over year crime is up
Forest Hills crime
B Forest Hills Employment Household income is 21% higher than New York
Median household income
$73,55633% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$41,47039% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
4%18% lower than the US average
Forest Hills employment
F Forest Hills Housing Home value is 55% higher than New York
Median home value
$444,362141% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,49457% higher than the US average
Home ownership
46%28% lower than the US average
Forest Hills real estate or Forest Hills rentals
A Forest Hills Schools HS graduation rate is 9% higher than New York
High school grad. rates
90%8% higher than the US average
School test scores
64%30% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
Forest Hills K-12 schools
A+ Forest Hills User Ratings There are a total of 7 ratings in Forest Hills
Overall user rating
85% 7 total ratings
User reviews rating
80% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
87% 6 total surveys
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      Forest Hills transportation information

      StatisticForest HillsNew YorkNew York
      Average one way commuten/a40min33min
      Workers who drive to work23.4%22.0%53.0%
      Workers who carpool5.3%4.6%6.7%
      Workers who take public transit59.3%56.6%28.0%
      Workers who bicycle0.3%1.1%0.7%
      Workers who walk6.7%10.0%6.3%
      Working from home4.2%4.1%4.0%
      Airports (within 30 miles of city center)02 (4)12
      Amtrak train stations (within 30 miles of city center)01 (7)23

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