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Forestville is a suburb in the Jamestown Metro Area and in the Chautauqua County. It has a population of 532 and a population density of 504, which is 81% above the national average. It has a median age of 25, which is 18 years below the Jamestown Metro median age and 14 years below the national average.

Forestville has a median home value of $136,800, which is 36% above the Metro average.The average rent of $1,557 is 58% above the metro average rent and 25% below the national average rent. The average household income in Forestville is $37,917 , which is 19% below the Metro average household income and 49% below the national average of household income.

The average school rating in Forestville is 6. Forestville also has a crime index 32 that is below the national average.

$136,800Median Home Value
$88,000 Jamestown Metro Area
$1,557Median Rent
$659 Jamestown Metro Area
3 /10 - 8 /10
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Forestville's population is made up of 21% married, 55% single, 21% divorced and 3% widowed. Millennials make up the largest percentage of the population at 27%, while Baby Boomers have the second largest segment at 16%. Homeowners make up 55% of the population in Forestville.

126,807 Jamestown Metro Area
504Population Density
  • 31% Male
  • 69% Female
25 Median Age
43 Jamestown Metro Area
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The Per Capita income in Forestville is $22,143. The Median Household Income is $37,917

$22,143Income Per Capita
$26,796 Jamestown Metro Area
$37,917Median Household Income
$46,661 Jamestown Metro Area
12% Poverty Rate
17% Jamestown Metro Area
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$136,800Median Home Value
$88,000 Jamestown Metro Area
$1,557Median Rent
$659 Jamestown Metro Area
2Average Household Size
2 Jamestown Metro Area

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3 /10 - 8 /10
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Forestville Central School District
12 Water Street, Forestville, NY, 14062
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PK, K-6
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17 mins Average Travel Time To Work
Commute To
Buffalo Niagara International Airport
1 hr 5 mins
Buffalo, NY
1 hr 2 mins
Mercyhurst College North East
59 mins
State University of New York at Fredonia
16 mins
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Forestville crime index is 32 which is lower than the national average. Click here to see the Safest Places to Live in Forestville.

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National Crime Index

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