The unemployment rate in Forest City is 5.2% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Forest City jobs have increased by 0.5%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Forest City's cost of living is 23.8% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, May and October are the most pleasant months in Forest City, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Rutherford county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
Forest City's population is 7,250 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 3.2%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 25.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Forest City is $93,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.2%. Check out the homes in the area
Forest City public schools spend $9,207 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.4 students per teacher in Forest City. More Education