Forestville is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Forestville Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Sonoma County at latitude 38.4735 and longitude -122.8903. Sonoma County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 171 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Forestville Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 5.26 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Forestville: Forrestville.Photos of the local Forestville, CA area
|Population in Households||3,302|
|Population in Familes||2,353|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||36|
|Average Household Size||2.28|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,630 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||998 (61.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||452 (27.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||180 (11.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$325,397|
|Average Home Value||$405,210|
|Median Household Income||$57,477|
|Average Household Income||$78,366|
|Per Capita Income||$34,567|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.13%|
|Per Capita Income||3.77%|
The table below compares Forestville to the other 1,523 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 748||51st|
|Population Density1||# 877||42nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 1166||24th|
|Median Household Income||# 591||61st|
|Per Capita Income||# 385||75th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.