Forest Park neighborhood in Detroit, Michigan (MI), 48207 detailed profile



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Area: 0.353 square miles

Population: 1,673

Population density:
Forest Park:

4,740 people per square mile
Detroit:

4,963 people per square mile
House/condo value distribution in Forest Park in Detroit, MI neighborhood, block, subdivision, or community

Races in Forest Park in Detroit neighborhood in MI

Household income distribution in 2009 in Forest Park in Detroit neighborhood in MI

Median household income in 2013:
Forest Park:

$15,524
Detroit:

$24,820

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Forest Park in Detroit neighborhood in MI

Median rent in 2013:
Forest Park:

$458
Detroit:

$548

Zip codes: 48207.

Males:

651
Females:

1,019
Median age:
Males:
This neighborhood:

36.8 years
Whole city:

32.9 years
Females:
This neighborhood:

40.8 years
Whole city:

37.6 years

Average household size:
Forest Park:

1.8 people
Detroit:

2.6 people
Percentage of family households:
Forest Park:

34.6%
Detroit:

43.4%
Percentage of married-couple families (among all households):
Here:

2.0%
Detroit:

20.2%

Percentage of married-couple families with children (among all households):
Forest Park:

2.5%
Detroit:

10.5%

Percentage of single-mother households (among all households):
Forest Park:

43.7%
Detroit:

23.5%

Percentage of never married males 15 years old and over:
Forest Park:

28.9%
Detroit:

26.4%

Percentage of never married females 15 years old and over:
Forest Park:

41.1%
city:

28.1%

Percentage of people that speak English not well or not at all:
Forest Park:

0.0%
Detroit:

2.5%

Percentage of people born in this state:
Here:

72.7%
Detroit:

75.6%

Percentage of people born in another U.S. state:
Forest Park:

23.0%
Detroit:

18.6%

Percentage of native residents but born outside the U.S.:
Here:

6.5%
city:

0.8%

Percentage of foreign born residents:
Here:

3.8%
Detroit:

5.0%

Educational Attainment (%)

Rooms in owner-occupied houses/condos in Forest Park:

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 47
  • 4 rooms: 13
  • 5 rooms: 6
  • 6 rooms: 32
  • 7 rooms: 49
  • 8 rooms: 23
  • 9+ rooms: 86

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Forest Park:

  • 1 room: 7
  • 2 rooms: 19
  • 3 rooms: 189
  • 4 rooms: 186
  • 5 rooms: 161
  • 6 rooms: 98
  • 7 rooms: 39
  • 8 rooms: 24
  • 9+ rooms: 53

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Forest Park:

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 34
  • 2 bedrooms: 6
  • 3 bedrooms: 50
  • 4 bedrooms: 86
  • 5+ bedrooms: 48

Bedrooms in renter-occupied houses and condos in Forest Park:

  • no bedroom: 6
  • 1 bedroom: 286
  • 2 bedrooms: 269
  • 3 bedrooms: 55
  • 4 bedrooms: 71
  • 5+ bedrooms: 33
Average number of cars or other vehicles available in houses/condos:
This neighborhood:

9.1
Detroit:

1.5

Average number of cars or other vehicles available in apartments:
Here:

0.1
city:

0.8

Percentage of units with a mortgage:
Forest Park:

71.6%
Detroit:

40.0%

Owners and renters by unit type (%)

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 8
  • 2000 to 2004: 119
  • 1990 to 1999: 240
  • 1980 to 1989: 147
  • 1970 to 1979: 184
  • 1960 to 1969: 87
  • 1950 to 1959: 119
  • 1940 to 1949: 34
  • 1939 or earlier: 60

City-data.com crime index for city in 2013 (higher means more crime):
City:

968.7
U.S. average:

244.1

Time Leaving Home for Work in Forest Park in Detroit neighborhood in MI

Commute time to work in Forest Park in Detroit neighborhood in MI


Occupations of males:

  • Percentage of males in management occupations (except farmers):
    Here:

    1.1%
    city:

    4.6%

  • Percentage of males in computer and mathematical occupations:
    Here:

    2.9%
    city:

    1.2%

  • Percentage of males in life, physical, and social science occupations:
    Here:

    1.3%
    city:

    0.3%

  • Percentage of males in community and social services occupations:
    Here:

    2.1%
    city:

    1.7%

  • Percentage of males in legal occupations:
    Here:

    5.3%
    city:

    0.7%

  • Percentage of males in education, training, and library occupations:
    Here:

    1.3%
    city:

    2.8%

  • Percentage of males in service occupations:
    Here:

    45.9%
    city:

    25.1%

  • Percentage of males in sales and office occupations:
    Here:

    20.6%
    city:

    16.6%

  • Percentage of males in construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations:
    Here:

    6.0%
    city:

    6.9%

  • Percentage of males in production occupations:
    Here:

    6.1%
    city:

    14.1%

  • Percentage of males in transportation occupations:
    Here:

    15.3%
    city:

    6.3%


Occupations of females:

  • Percentage of females in management occupations (except farmers):
    Here:

    7.6%
    city:

    5.1%

  • Percentage of females in computer and mathematical occupations:
    Here:

    10.4%
    city:

    0.9%

  • Percentage of females in community and social services occupations:
    Here:

    3.9%
    city:

    2.8%

  • Percentage of females in arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations:
    Here:

    8.8%
    city:

    1.1%

  • Percentage of females in healthcare practitioners and technical occupations:
    Here:

    19.3%
    city:

    6.0%

  • Percentage of females in service occupations:
    Here:

    29.5%
    city:

    31.9%

  • Percentage of females in sales and office occupations:
    Here:

    32.4%
    city:

    31.3%

  • Percentage of females in production occupations:
    Here:

    17.4%
    city:

    6.2%

  • Percentage of females in transportation occupations:
    Here:

    2.0%
    city:

    1.4%


Percentage of people 16-64 in Armed Forces:
Forest Park:

0.0%
Detroit:

0.1%


Education in this neighborhood (subdivision or community):

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in K-12 schools:
    Forest Park:

    38.9%
    Detroit:

    19.3%

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in undgraduate colleges:
    Forest Park:

    13.4%
    Detroit:

    7.3%

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in grad. or professional schools:
    Forest Park:

    5.4%
    Detroit:

    1.1%

  • Percentage of students K-12 enrolled in private schools:
    Forest Park:

    31.1%
    Detroit:

    7.4%

Percentage of population below poverty level:
Forest Park:

73.0%
Detroit:

40.7%

Median year owner moved in (as recorded in 2010):
Forest Park:

1972
Detroit:

1994

Median year renter moved in (as recorded in 2010):
Forest Park:

2006
Detroit:

2011

Percentage of married-couple families with both working:
Forest Park:

90.9%
Detroit:

43.0%

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (70%)
  • Electricity (20%)
  • Other fuel (3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • No fuel used (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Wood (2%)

Limited-access highways (interstate or state) in this neighborhood:

Walter P Chrysler Fwy (I- 75)

Length: 0.79 miles
Direction: SE-NW

Roads and streets:

Russell St

Length: 1.00 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 3600 to 4999

E Canfield St

Length: 0.56 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 900 to 1899

E Forest Ave

Length: 0.53 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 900 to 1899

Garfield Ave

Length: 0.48 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 1000 to 1899

I- 75 Svc Rd (Chrysler Dr)

Length: 0.44 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 4100 to 4399

Dequindre St

Length: 0.42 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 3600 to 3799

E Warren Ave

Length: 0.39 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW
Address range: 1401 to 1499

Orleans St

Length: 0.37 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 3600 to 4299

Mack Ave

Length: 0.35 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 1401 to 1909

Rivard St

Length: 0.27 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 4150 to 4999

Leland St

Length: 0.25 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 900 to 1899

E Hancock St

Length: 0.23 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1000 to 1499

Superior St

Length: 0.19 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1001 to 1399

Illinois St

Length: 0.07 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 1850 to 1899

Krakow Pl

Length: 0.07 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 970 to 1051

Clinton River Shore St

Length: 0.06 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE

St Joseph St

Length: 0.03 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 1850 to 1909

Railroad features:

Grand Trunk Western RR

Length: 0.72 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE
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