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Lake Forest, FL (Florida) Houses and Residents

Lake Forest,FL index of house prices

Total population: 5,346 (Urban population: 4,964, Rural population: 0)

Houses: 1,877 (1,600 occupied: 1,196 owner occupied, 303 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

20%
State:

36%

Housing density: 2,872 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $284,018.

Median contract rent in 2016: $626 (lower quartile is $530, upper quartile is $704)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $1,280


Median gross rent in Lake Forest, FL in 2016: $731

Housing units in Lake Forest with a mortgage: 946 (88 second mortgage, 67 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 295


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Lake Forest, Florida Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $190,321 (it was $79,500 in 2000)
Lake Forest:

$190,321
Florida:

$197,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $112,092 - $191,377

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,731,174
  • In family households: 1,413,253 (269,141 male householders, 165,347 female householders)
    293,617 spouses, 494,558 children (462,215 natural, 9,274 adopted, 23,069 stepchildren), 37,690 grandchildren, 25,833 brothers or sisters, 28,014 parents, 36,210 other relatives, 47,765 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 317,921 (120,559 male householders (88,038 living alone)), 131,000 female householders (109,501 living alone)), 66,362 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 16,892 (10,931 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: -1 2-persons, -1 3-persons, -1 4-persons, -1 5-persons, -1 6-persons, -1 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: -1 1-person, -1 2-persons, -1 3-persons, -1 4-persons, -1 5-persons, -1 6-persons, -1 7-or-more-persons.

240,332 married couples with children.
100,923 single-parent households (20,481 men, 80,442 women).

58.4% of residents of Lake Forest speak English at home.
33.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (59% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 13% speak English not well, 7% don't speak English at all).
7.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (57% speak English very well, 29% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 2,448 (41.9%)
(52.1% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

5.5
State:

5.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

5.5
State:

4.3

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Lake Forest, Florida:

  • 54no bedroom
  • 1101 bedroom
  • 3242 bedrooms
  • 6963 bedrooms
  • 1024 bedrooms
  • 235+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Lake Forest population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lake Forest, Florida:

  • 26no bedroom
  • 271 bedroom
  • 382 bedrooms
  • 873 bedrooms
  • 504 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Lake Forest population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Lake Forest in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 29no vehicle
  • 5071 vehicle
  • 4772 vehicles
  • 2333 vehicles
  • 474 vehicles
  • 165+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Lake Forest population

Cars and other vehicles available in Lake Forest in renter-occupied apartments

  • 42no vehicle
  • 1091 vehicle
  • 462 vehicles
  • 313 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Lake Forest population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Lake Forest, Florida:

  • 01 room
  • 302 rooms
  • 2143 rooms
  • 1294 rooms
  • 4115 rooms
  • 2596 rooms
  • 1497 rooms
  • 838 rooms
  • 349+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Lake Forest population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lake Forest, Florida:

  • 171 room
  • 272 rooms
  • 233 rooms
  • 354 rooms
  • 545 rooms
  • 226 rooms
  • 327 rooms
  • 188 rooms
  • 09+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Lake Forest population

Year house built

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

  • Lake Forest, FL household income distribution

  • 78Less than $10,000
  • 82$10,000 to $14,999
  • 97$15,000 to $19,999
  • 148$20,000 to $24,999
  • 74$25,000 to $29,999
  • 143$30,000 to $34,999
  • 80$35,000 to $39,999
  • 118$40,000 to $44,999
  • 53$45,000 to $49,999
  • 124$50,000 to $59,999
  • 163$60,000 to $74,999
  • 161$75,000 to $99,999
  • 28$100,000 to $124,999
  • 8$125,000 to $149,999
  • 39$150,000 to $199,999
  • 30$200,000 or more

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 3881995 to March 2000
  • 2981990 to 1994
  • 1861985 to 1989
  • 2671980 to 1984
  • 1631975 to 1979
  • 851970 to 1974
  • 1051965 to 1969
  • 66Before 1965
Note: State values scaled to Lake Forest population
Lake Forest commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 29
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 133
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 224
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 426
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 350
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 110
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 416
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 32
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 51
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 131
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 62
  • 90 or more minutes: 55
Lake Forest, FL Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 62.5%
Number of people working at home: 120 (4.6% of all workers)

Lake Forest mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 1,566 (76%)
  • Carpooled: 388 (19%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 45 (2%)
  • Bicycle: 10 (0%)
  • Walked: 10 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 55 (3%)

First ancestries reported:

 Other groups: 1,858
 Unclassified or not reported: 849
 United States or American: 406
 Irish: 266
 German: 260
 Italian: 257
 Haitian: 194
 Jamaican: 183
 English: 124
 Bahamian: 81
 Polish: 80
 West Indian: 55
 British: 47
 French Canadian: 38
 French (except Basque): 29
 European: 24
 Scottish: 22
 Greek: 20
 Trinidadian and Tobagonian: 20
 Welsh: 17
 Swedish: 15
 Brazilian: 14
 Acadian/Cajun: 13
 Russian: 12
 Norwegian: 12
 Portuguese: 11
 Czechoslovakian: 10
 Scotch-Irish: 8
 British West Indian: 8
 Finnish: 8
 Canadian: 5
 Danish: 5
 Slovak: 5
 Dutch: 4
 Yugoslavian: 4

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 22%Dominican Republic
  • 15%Cuba
  • 14%Haiti
  • 9%Jamaica
  • 6%Colombia
  • 4%Peru
  • 4%Other Caribbean

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 1,711
  • Other state: 1,485
  • Northeast: 810
  • Midwest: 283
  • South: 346
  • West: 46

61% of Lake Forest residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 52% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 86% lived in Florida.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 37
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 7
  • 5th and 6th grade: 24
  • 7th and 8th grade: 37
  • 9th grade: 29
  • 10th grade: 45
  • 11th grade: 105
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 145
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 590
  • Less than 1 year of college: 84
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 177
  • Associate degree: 46
  • Bachelor's degree: 78
  • Master's degree: 36
  • Professional school degree: 13
  • Doctorate degree: 9

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 11
  • 5th and 6th grade: 40
  • 7th and 8th grade: 44
  • 9th grade: 45
  • 10th grade: 78
  • 11th grade: 85
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 132
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 647
  • Less than 1 year of college: 134
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 155
  • Associate degree: 90
  • Bachelor's degree: 138
  • Master's degree: 17
  • Professional school degree: 31
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

Lake Forest marital status for males
Lake Forest marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,539
  • One, attached: 26
  • 3 or 4: 4
  • 5 to 9: 27
  • 10 to 19: 5
  • Mobile homes: 90

Median worth of mobile homes: $42,063

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0.8%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1.3%

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Lake Forest:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Lake Forest
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (85.7%)
  • Utility gas (8.9%)
  • No fuel used (3.9%)
  • Solar energy (0.5%)
  • Other fuel (0.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.4%)
  • Electricity (88.6%)
  • Utility gas (7.5%)
  • No fuel used (3.9%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 52
Here:

6.6%
Florida:

11.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 14
Here:

5.2%
Florida:

9.7%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 93
Here:

27.9%
Florida:

21.0%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)