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Forest, VA Real Estate

Forest, Virginia is located in Bedford County. Nearby cities and towns include Timberlake, Lynchburg, Madison Heights, Big Island, Rustburg, Bedford, Concord, Altavista, Amherst, Hurt, Glasgow, Motley, Montvale, and Buchanan. Forest is a suburban community with a population of 9,244. The median household income is $57,689. In Forest, 59% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 32% of the households. Half the population of Forest commutes 17 minutes or less to work, with 65% of residents holding white collar jobs and 35% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Forest, VA is 14 years, with 75% of those homes owned, 19% rented, and 6% not occupied. In the previous year, 3 Forest properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Forest in the previous year was $148,300.

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Forest, VA Local Market & Demographic Data

Married vs. single

Forest, VA
  • 41% Single
  • 59% Married
  • 49% Single
  • 51% Married

Male VS. Female

Forest, VA
  • 52% Female
  • 48% Male
  • 51% Female
  • 49% Male

Average Age of Citizens in Forest, VA

  • 41
  • 38
  • Forest, VA
  • Virginia

Average Age of Homes in Forest, VA

  • 14
  • 25
  • Forest, VA
  • Virginia

Vacant Homes in Forest, VA

  • 6%
  • 8%
  • Forest, VA
  • Virginia

Average INCOME of Citizens

  • $68,705
  • $84,217
  • Forest, VA
  • Virginia

Owned Homes vs. Rented Homes

Forest, VA
  • 75% Owned
  • 19% Rented
  • 60% Owned
  • 32% Rented