Forest City, NC Real Estate
Forest City, North Carolina is located in Rutherford County. Nearby cities and towns include Bostic, Spindale, Ruth, Rutherfordton, Caroleen, Ellenboro, Henrietta, Cliffside, Mooresboro, Lattimore, Boiling Springs, Chesnee, Polkville, Kingstown, Fingerville, Mayo, Lawndale, Casar, Shelby, Columbus, Lake Lure, Landrum, Boiling Springs, Patterson Springs, Earl, Campobello, Gaffney, Fallston, Belwood, Cowpens, East Gaffney, Tryon, Light Oak, Chimney Rock Village, Gramling, Valley Falls, Inman, West Marion, Converse, Inman Mills, Clifton, Marion, and Blacksburg. Forest City is a suburban community with a population of 7,619. The median household income is $23,820. In Forest City, 43% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 33% of the households. Half the population of Forest City commutes 14 minutes or less to work, with 59% of residents holding white collar jobs and 41% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Forest City, NC is 32 years, with 43% of those homes owned, 42% rented, and 15% not occupied. In the previous year, 45 Forest City properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Forest City in the previous year was $77,991.