Forest Hill, Texas

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Population in 2017: 12,953 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +0.0%
 
Males: 6,411  (49.5%)
Females: 6,542  (50.5%)
Median resident age:

32.8 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 76119.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $52,788 (it was $37,473 in 2000)
Forest Hill:

$52,788
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $23,576 (it was $17,027 in 2000)

Forest Hill city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $116,638 (it was $55,500 in 2000)
Forest Hill:

$116,638
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $97,917; detached houses: $95,004; mobile homes: $121,028

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,220.

March 2019 cost of living index in Forest Hill: 94.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 27.6%
(9.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.6% for Black residents, 30.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 34.9% for other race residents, 52.9% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Forest Hill, TX (2017)
    • 6,57148.8%Black alone
    • 6,11245.4%Hispanic
    • 1,1018.2%White alone
    • 1070.8%Two or more races
    • 570.4%Asian alone
    • 300.2%American Indian alone
    • 130.10%Other race alone

Races in Forest Hill detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 63 registered sex offenders living in Forest Hill, Texas as of November 25, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Forest Hill is 210 to 1.


Crime rates in Forest Hill by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(15.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(23.1)
1
(7.7)
2
(15.3)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
6
(44.5)
11
(80.9)
2
(14.5)
10
(71.8)
5
(35.8)
6
(42.6)
5
(39.6)
3
(23.4)
3
(23.5)
2
(15.5)
2
(15.4)
2
(15.3)
5
(38.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
25
(185.3)
40
(294.1)
31
(225.1)
34
(244.1)
27
(193.4)
26
(184.6)
20
(158.5)
20
(155.9)
18
(140.8)
10
(77.5)
33
(254.2)
30
(230.0)
23
(176.4)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
56
(415.0)
44
(323.5)
45
(326.8)
53
(380.6)
81
(580.2)
61
(433.2)
53
(420.1)
39
(304.1)
11
(86.1)
16
(124.0)
22
(169.4)
29
(222.3)
24
(184.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
120
(889.4)
120
(882.2)
108
(784.3)
131
(940.7)
171
(1,225)
183
(1,300)
222
(1,760)
156
(1,216)
101
(790.2)
123
(953.4)
84
(647.0)
43
(329.7)
67
(513.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
310
(2,297)
279
(2,051)
460
(3,340)
272
(1,953)
348
(2,493)
341
(2,422)
331
(2,624)
311
(2,425)
278
(2,175)
263
(2,039)
290
(2,234)
296
(2,269)
261
(2,002)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
57
(422.4)
38
(279.4)
65
(472.0)
48
(344.7)
46
(329.5)
26
(184.6)
55
(436.0)
40
(311.9)
32
(250.4)
43
(333.3)
53
(408.2)
36
(276.0)
75
(575.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.7)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)362.1383.8370.8378.4428.8378.7426.3364.6240.6235.4336.0277.0313.2

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City-data.com crime index in Forest Hill, TX

Crime rate in Forest Hill detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 33 (25 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.96
Texas average:

2.00
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Ancestries: American (7.7%), Nigerian (2.4%), African (2.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 4.25 square miles.

Population density: 3,051 people per square mile   (average).

Forest Hill, Texas map

3,275 residents are foreign born (21.0% Latin America, 2.8% Africa).

This city:

24.3%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,905 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,330 (1.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fort Worth, TX (6.5 miles , pop. 534,694).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (29.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Everman, TX (1.6 miles ),
Kennedale, TX (1.8 miles ),
Edgecliff Village, TX (2.1 miles ),
Rendon, TX (2.5 miles ),
Fort Worth, TX (2.5 miles ),
Dalworthington Gardens, TX (2.6 miles ),
Pantego, TX (2.7 miles ),
Crowley, TX (2.8 miles )

Latitude: 32.66 N, Longitude: 97.27 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,962 (-14.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 431 (8.0%)

Distribution of median household income in Forest Hill, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Forest Hill, TX in 2017

Property values in Forest Hill, TX

Forest Hill satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 27 buildings, average cost: $61,300
  • 1998: 27 buildings, average cost: $60,700
  • 1999: 31 buildings, average cost: $60,900
  • 2000: 31 buildings, average cost: $60,800
  • 2001: 34 buildings, average cost: $60,800
  • 2002: 37 buildings, average cost: $60,800
  • 2003: 41 buildings, average cost: $60,800
  • 2004: 13 buildings, average cost: $146,600
  • 2005: 54 buildings, average cost: $111,800
  • 2006: 48 buildings, average cost: $91,600
  • 2007: 9 buildings, average cost: $132,900
  • 2008: 8 buildings, average cost: $118,000
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $118,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $182,000
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $211,500
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $210,100
  • 2013: 4 buildings, average cost: $236,200
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $181,100
  • 2015: 9 buildings, average cost: $219,500
  • 2016: 10 buildings, average cost: $217,700
  • 2017: 11 buildings, average cost: $218,200
Number of permits per 10,000 Forest Hill, TX residents
Average permit cost in Forest Hill, TX
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.3%
Texas:

3.5%
Historical population in Forest Hill, TX
Historical housing units in Forest Hill, TX

Population change in the 1990s: +1,423 (+12.3%).
Most common industries in Forest Hill, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (9.1%)
  • Health care (8.7%)
  • Construction (7.8%)
  • Public administration (7.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.1%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (14.0%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (8.0%)
  • Public administration (6.7%)
  • Educational services (6.4%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.7%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (4.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.0%)
  • Educational services (12.1%)
  • Public administration (7.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.9%)
  • Social assistance (4.6%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.3%)
  • Transportation equipment (3.5%)
Most common occupations in Forest Hill, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.2%)
  • Construction laborers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (9.3%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.3%)
  • Customer service representatives (5.1%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.7%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)

Average climate in Forest Hill, Texas

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Forest Hill, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 79.7. This is about average.

City:

79.7
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2014 was 0.219. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 9.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.219
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 5.79. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.79
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 0.773. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.773
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.05. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.05
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Forest Hill-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 151% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/26/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 27.2 miles away from the Forest Hill city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/25/1994, a category F4 tornado 30.5 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 48 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Forest Hill-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 78% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 204.8 miles away from Forest Hill center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 146.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi) earthquake occurred 395.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/18/1995 at 15:51:39, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 147.2 miles away from Forest Hill center
On 4/28/1998 at 14:13:01, a magnitude 4.2 (3.9 MB, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 160.7 miles away from Forest Hill center
On 1/2/1992 at 11:45:35, a magnitude 5.0 (4.6 MB, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 341.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Tarrant County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 10

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Fires: 6, Hurricanes: 6, Tornadoes: 5, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Forest Hill topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Forest Hill:

  • NEWSTART LIVING CENTER I I I (5124 QUEEN ANNE DR)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Forest Hill:

  • FOREST HILLS NURSING AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; FORT WORTH, TX)
  • AMERICAN HOSPICE INC (Hospital, about 1 miles away; FORT WORTH, TX)
  • MEDICAL CASE MANAGEMENT HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 1 miles away; FORT WORTH, TX)
  • TOTAL HOME HEALTH SERVICES INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; FORT WORTH, TX)
  • SOUTHWEST NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; FORT WORTH, TX)
  • TARRANT COUNTY CAMPUS DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; FORT WORTH, TX)
  • DISABILITY SERVICES OF THE SOUTHWEST (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; FORT WORTH, TX)

Amtrak station near Forest Hill:

  • 7 miles: FORT WORTH (1501 JONES ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Forest Hill:

  • Texas Christian University (about 7 miles; Fort Worth, TX; Full-time enrollment: 9,131)
  • Tarrant County College District (about 7 miles; Fort Worth, TX; FT enrollment: 33,775)
  • The University of Texas at Arlington (about 10 miles; Arlington, TX; FT enrollment: 27,453)
  • Dallas Baptist University (about 19 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 4,280)
  • Mountain View College (about 22 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 4,988)
  • North Lake College (about 23 miles; Irving, TX; FT enrollment: 6,191)
  • University of Dallas (about 24 miles; Irving, TX; FT enrollment: 2,192)

Library in Forest Hill:

  • FOREST HILL PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $289,458; Location: 6962 FOREST HILL DR; 7,767 books; 223 video materials)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Forest Hill Fire and Rescue (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Shopping Center: Forest Hill Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Forest Hill include: Shield of Faith Fellowship International Church (A), Sacred Heart Catholic Church (B), Forest Hill Presbyterian Church (C), Forest Hills Seventh Day Adventist Church (D), Bethel Apostolic Tabernacle Church (E), Forest Hill Assembly of God Church (F), Christian Faith Baptist Church (G), Berea Baptist Church (H), Agape Metropolitan Community Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tarrant County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This city:

3.2 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

77.5%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

4.4%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
1,623 people in federal prisons and detention centers in 2000
96 people in nursing homes in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Forest Hill:

Marital status in Forest Hill, TX
  • Never married: 34.0%
  • Now married: 45.2%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 5.8%
  • Divorced: 12.2%

For population 25 years and over in Forest Hill:

  • High school or higher: 68.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.6%
  • Unemployed: 7.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

17.0
Texas average:

14.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Forest Hill
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Forest Hill, TX (based on Tarrant County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant544,6701,272
Catholic200,64533
Mainline Protestant141,938158
Other75,335122
Black Protestant33,665103
Orthodox2,5967
None810,185-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 212
Tarrant County:

1.24 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 25
Here:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 194
This county:

1.14 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 609
Here:

3.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 970
This county:

5.68 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Tarrant County:

8.1%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

26.1%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

14.5%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Forest Hill:

47.0%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

44.1%
State:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Forest Hill:

29.5
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.5%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Forest Hill:

11.9%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.5%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

53.4%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Forest Hill:

81.4%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Forest Hill, TX Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 20$97,217$58,3300$0
Firefighters 14$73,024$62,5920$0
Streets and Highways 13$38,803$35,8180$0
Police - Other 7$27,179$46,5930$0
Financial Administration 4$15,064$45,1920$0
Water Supply 4$9,255$27,7650$0
Judicial and Legal 3$9,631$38,5241$1,716
Parks and Recreation 2$7,337$44,0221$1,594
Other and Unallocable 1$3,565$42,7801$1,328
Local Libraries 1$3,793$45,5160$0
Fire - Other 1$1,827$21,9240$0
Other Government Administration 1$8,455$101,4600$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 1$5,621$67,4520$0
Totals for Government 72$300,771$50,1293$4,638

Forest Hill government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $761,000 ($58.75)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $3,021,000 ($233.23)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,649,000 ($127.31)
    Water Utilities: $1,394,000 ($107.62)
    Regular Highways: $574,000 ($44.31)
    Central Staff Services: $409,000 ($31.58)
    Sewerage: $356,000 ($27.48)
    General Public Buildings: $258,000 ($19.92)
    Financial Administration: $233,000 ($17.99)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $179,000 ($13.82)
    General - Other: $129,000 ($9.96)
    Health - Other: $83,000 ($6.41)
    Parks and Recreation: $19,000 ($1.47)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $325,000 ($25.09)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Sewerage: $784,000 ($60.53)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,108,000 ($239.94)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $103,000 ($7.95)

Forest Hill government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,646,000 ($127.07)
    Other: $21,000 ($1.62)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $323,000 ($24.94)
    Interest Earnings: $131,000 ($10.11)
    General Revenue - Other: $117,000 ($9.03)
    Royalties: $95,000 ($7.33)
    Rents: $8,000 ($0.62)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,955,000 ($150.93)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $3,000 ($0.23)
  • Tax - Property: $4,411,000 ($340.54)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,579,000 ($121.90)
    Public Utilities Sales: $601,000 ($46.40)
    Other License: $292,000 ($22.54)
    Other Selective Sales: $91,000 ($7.03)

Forest Hill government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,695,000 ($516.87)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,030,000 ($465.53)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $665,000 ($51.34)

Forest Hill government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,133,000 ($164.67)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $117,000 ($9.03)

7.01% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($61,401 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.01%
Texas average:

7.43%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($578 average AGI)
Tarrant County:

0.05%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Dallas County, TX  1.58% ($54,227 average AGI)
from Denton County, TX  0.50% ($60,862)
from Johnson County, TX  0.25% ($46,311)


6.32% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($62,961 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.32%
Texas average:

7.26%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($614 average AGI)
Tarrant County:

0.05%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Dallas County, TX  1.41% ($47,658 average AGI)
to Denton County, TX  0.57% ($73,415)
to Johnson County, TX  0.36% ($56,606)
Businesses in Forest Hill, TX
NameCountNameCount
AutoZone1Pizza Hut1
CVS1SONIC Drive-In1
Comfort Inn1Starbucks1
Dennys1Subway1
Discount Tire1T-Mobile1
Domino's Pizza1U-Haul1
McDonald's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Forest Hill:

  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KHVN (970 AM; 10 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KNAX (1630 AM; 10 kW; FT. WORTH, TX; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KLIF (570 AM; 5 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KLIF LICO, INC.)
  • KFJZ (870 AM; daytime; 1 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: GARDEN CITY BROADCASTING, INC. D.I.P)
  • KTCK (1310 AM; 9 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Forest Hill:

  • KLLI (105.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • KKDA-FM (104.5 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: SERVICE BROADCASTING I, LTD.)
  • KZPS (92.5 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KHKS (106.1 FM; DENTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KVIL-FM (103.7 FM; HIGHLAND PARK-DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF TEXAS)
  • KRBV (100.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF FORT WORTH)
  • KOAI (107.5 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: INFINITY KOAI-FM, INC.)
  • KLNO (94.1 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KBFB (97.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KSCS (96.3 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KEGL (97.1 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCBI (90.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CRISWELL CENTER FOR BIBLICAL STUDIES)
  • KDGE (102.1 FM; FORT WORTH-DALLAS, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KDMX (102.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KERA (90.1 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTCU-FM (88.7 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: TEXAS CHRISTIAN UNIVERSITY)
  • KLUV-FM (98.7 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • KVTT (91.7 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: RESEARCH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION, INC)
  • KPLX (99.5 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KPLX LICO, INC.)
  • KNON (89.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: AGAPE BROADCASTING FOUNDATION, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Forest Hill:

  • KFWD (Channel 52; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: HIC BROADCAST, INC.)
  • KXAS-TV (Channel 5; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: STATION VENTURE OPERATIONS, LP)
  • KDTN (Channel 2; DENTON, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTVT (Channel 11; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: CBS STATIONS GROUP OF TEXAS L.P.)
  • KSTR-TV (Channel 49; IRVING, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA DALLAS LLC)
  • KPXD (Channel 68; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: PAXSON DALLAS LICENSE, INC.)
  • KUVN (Channel 23; GARLAND, TX; Owner: KUVN LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KTXA (Channel 21; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: VIACOM TELEVISION STATIONS GROUP OF DALLAS/FORT WORTH L.P.)
  • KMPX (Channel 29; DECATUR, TX; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WFAA-TV (Channel 8; DALLAS, TX; Owner: WFAA-TV, L.P.)
  • KDFW (Channel 4; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KDFW LICENSE, INC.)
  • KDTX-TV (Channel 58; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF TEXAS, INC.)
  • KXTX-TV (Channel 39; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • KDAF (Channel 33; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • KERA-TV (Channel 13; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KDFI (Channel 27; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NEW DMIC, INC.)
  • KUVN-CA (Channel 31; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KUVN LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • K26HF (Channel 26; BRITTON, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KHPK-LP (Channel 28; DE SOTO, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KLDT (Channel 55; LAKE DALLAS, TX; Owner: JOHNSON BROADCASTING OF DALLAS, INC.)
  • K25FW (Channel 25; CORSICANA, TX; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KATA-LP (Channel 60; MESQUITE, TX; Owner: JANE McGINNIS)
  • KVFW-LP (Channel 65; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: GERALD BENAVIDES)
  • KLEG-LP (Channel 44; DALLAS, TX; Owner: DILIP VISWANATH)
  • KJJM-LP (Channel 46; DALLAS/MESQUITE, TX; Owner: JANE McGINNIS)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Forest Hill fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 16Number of bridges
  • 164ft / 49.6mTotal length
  • $368,000Total costs
  • 1,060,555Total average daily traffic
  • 11,930Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,227,960Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic
New bridges in Forest Hill, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 101980-1989
  • 22000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Forest Hill, TX

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Forest Hill)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • TX-DAL0120E, 5700 Forest Hill Dr (Lat: 32.674000 Lon: -97.274861), Type: Tank, Structure height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: WQLD647,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11265.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 22075.0 MHz, Grant Date: 12/15/2009, Expiration Date: 12/15/2019, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • FOREST HILL LIBRARY, 6962 Forest Hill Dr (Lat: 32.653250 Lon: -97.270583), Type: Building, Structure height: 7.6 m, Call Sign: WRCH584,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10935.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, Grant Date: 10/03/2018, Expiration Date: 10/03/2028, Certifier: Derrick Brown, Registrant: Micronet Communications, Inc., 812 Lexington Dr, Plano, TX 75075, Phone: (972) 422-7200, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KA5GFH, Licensee ID: L00199683, Grant Date: 12/21/2018, Expiration Date: 12/21/2028, Certifier: Willie E Dancer, Registrant: Willie E Dancer, 7415 Forest Hill Dr, Bldg. 5, Room 512, Forest Hill, TX 76140
  • Call Sign: KB5ZAT, Grant Date: 05/04/1993, Expiration Date: 05/04/2003, Cancellation Date: 05/05/2005, Registrant: Ronald D Strickland, 6308 Wanda Ln, Forest Hill, TX 76119
  • Call Sign: N5VTY, Previous Call Sign: KB5NQK, Grant Date: 08/20/1991, Expiration Date: 08/20/2001, Cancellation Date: 08/21/2003, Registrant: Lenna M Gill, 5712 Estes Ave, Forest Hill, TX 76119


FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Forest Hill)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED30$76,36923$55,50033$61,67511$27,9001$3,387,91016$42,601
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$68,1452$37,7308$55,1654$27,1930$03$52,463
APPLICATIONS DENIED12$67,9623$25,97741$67,68537$31,5070$07$82,397
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$81,6633$53,42023$65,9183$26,1800$09$64,982
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$58,9450$05$67,8761$9,9900$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 1111.01 , 1111.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED5$117,978
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$31,970
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$66,940

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 1111.01 , 1111.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Forest Hill, TX
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Forest Hill, TX - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 93. The highest number of fire incidents - 173 took place in 2008, and the least - 12 in 2002. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Forest Hill, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (40.2%), and Outside Fires (35.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Forest Hill, TX
    • 63740.2%Structure Fires
    • 56935.9%Outside Fires
    • 30719.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 704.4%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Forest Hill, TX
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Forest Hill, TX
  • 63.0%Electricity
  • 35.6%Utility gas
  • 0.6%No fuel used
  • 0.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.3%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Forest Hill, TX
  • 68.9%Electricity
  • 29.6%Utility gas
  • 0.9%Other fuel
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Forest Hill compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Forest Hill on our top lists:

  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in federal prisons and detention centers (population 1,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest percentage of workers working at home, population 5,000+"
  • #81 (76119) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Subsaharan African first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant adherents"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant congregations"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant adherents"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant congregations"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant adherents"
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