StatisticForest HillNewarkNew Jersey
Population density (sq mi)15,78211,6031,215
Median age38.833.039.5
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a35%56%
Families w/ Kids under 1846%53%45%
Speak Englishn/a54%69%
Speak Spanishn/a32%16%

Key findings

  • The population density in Forest Hill is 36% higher than Newark
  • The median age in Forest Hill is 17% higher than Newark
  • In Forest Hill 41.45% of the population is White
  • In Forest Hill 17.07% of the population is Black
  • In Forest Hill 3.09% of the population is Asian

Compare Newark, NJ Demographics


      Forest Hill population breakdown by race

      RaceForest HillNewarkNew Jersey
      American Indian0.36%0.50%0.21%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.03%
      Mixed race6.74%2.85%2.53%
      Other race31.29%20.24%6.35%
      In Forest Hill, 36.0% 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 Hill age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Forest Hill, Newark, NJ demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).