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Demographics Analysis

The people of Forest Cdp, Virginia give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Forest Cdp, Virginia)

Male:

Under 5 years : 123

5 to 9 years : 220

10 to 14 years : 323

15 to 17 years : 246

18 and 19 years : 120

20 years : 12

21 years : 39

22 to 24 years : 101

25 to 29 years : 300

30 to 34 years : 224

35 to 39 years : 321

40 to 44 years : 325

45 to 49 years : 411

50 to 54 years : 264

55 to 59 years : 378

60 and 61 years : 92

62 to 64 years : 86

65 and 66 years : 53

67 to 69 years : 130

70 to 74 years : 132

75 to 79 years : 98

80 to 84 years : 33

85 years and over : 27

Female:

Under 5 years : 134

5 to 9 years : 230

10 to 14 years : 335

15 to 17 years : 297

18 and 19 years : 132

20 years : 46

21 years : 22

22 to 24 years : 347

25 to 29 years : 231

30 to 34 years : 207

35 to 39 years : 229

40 to 44 years : 323

45 to 49 years : 426

50 to 54 years : 294

55 to 59 years : 444

60 and 61 years : 77

62 to 64 years : 201

65 and 66 years : 53

67 to 69 years : 127

70 to 74 years : 120

75 to 79 years : 91

80 to 84 years : 50

85 years and over : 89


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Forest Cdp, Virginia)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 5,791

Multiple ancestry : 1,776

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 61

Ancestry not reported : 935


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Forest Cdp, Virginia)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 8,209

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 83

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 98

Not a U.S. citizen : 173


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Forest Cdp, Virginia)

Total:

Under 5 years : 257

5 to 17 years : 1,651

18 to 24 years : 819

25 to 34 years : 962

35 to 44 years : 1,198

45 to 54 years : 1,395

55 to 59 years : 822

60 and 61 years : 169

62 to 64 years : 287

65 to 74 years : 615

75 years and over : 388

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 238

5 to 17 years : 1,357

18 to 24 years : 541

25 to 34 years : 599

35 to 44 years : 654

45 to 54 years : 617

55 to 59 years : 430

60 and 61 years : 55

62 to 64 years : 171

65 to 74 years : 360

75 years and over : 137

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 19

5 to 17 years : 233

18 to 24 years : 278

25 to 34 years : 291

35 to 44 years : 507

45 to 54 years : 720

55 to 59 years : 331

60 and 61 years : 94

62 to 64 years : 104

65 to 74 years : 222

75 years and over : 251

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 43

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 11

55 to 59 years : 23

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 6

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 18

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 72

35 to 44 years : 37

45 to 54 years : 47

55 to 59 years : 38

60 and 61 years : 20

62 to 64 years : 12

65 to 74 years : 27

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Forest Cdp, Virginia)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 2,565

Female : 2,594

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,370

Female : 1,680

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 6

Female : 77

Foreign born:

Male : 117

Female : 154


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Forest Cdp, Virginia)

Born in state of residence : 4,320

Born in other state in the United States : 2,959

Native: born outside the United States : 83

Foreign born : 108


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Forest Cdp, Virginia)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,543

Now married, except separated : 1,882

Divorced : 430

Separated : 52

Widowed : 138

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 584

Now married, except separated : 1,998

Divorced : 142

Separated : 12

Widowed : 124

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 40

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 52

Now married, except separated : 201

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Forest Cdp, Virginia)

Speak only English : 7,980

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 96

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 36

Speak English less than "very well" : 28

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 19

Speak English less than "very well" : 16

Serbo-Croatian:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 10

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 12

Speak English less than "very well" : 24

Korean:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 52

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 15

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Forest Cdp, Virginia

  • English: 1,229   (17.5%)
  • German: 1,106   (15.8%)
  • United States Or American: 960   (13.7%)
  • Irish: 920   (13.1%)
  • Other Groups: 812   (11.6%)
  • Italian: 350   (5.0%)
  • French (except Basque): 280   (4.0%)
  • Scottish: 182   (2.6%)
  • Polish: 169   (2.4%)
  • European: 140   (2.0%)
  • Scotch-irish: 95   (1.4%)
  • Norwegian: 93   (1.3%)
  • Swedish: 89   (1.3%)
  • Dutch: 78   (1.1%)
  • British: 60   (0.9%)
  • Welsh: 52   (0.7%)
  • Greek: 48   (0.7%)
  • French Canadian: 43   (0.6%)
  • Romanian: 37   (0.5%)
  • Russian: 37   (0.5%)
  • Czech: 32   (0.5%)
  • Austrian: 31   (0.4%)
  • Canadian: 28   (0.4%)
  • Hungarian: 25   (0.4%)
  • Belgian: 24   (0.3%)
  • Finnish: 23   (0.3%)
  • Lithuanian: 19   (0.3%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 9   (0.1%)
  • Scandinavian: 9   (0.1%)
  • Croatian: 9   (0.1%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 8   (0.1%)
  • Danish: 8   (0.1%)
  • Portuguese: 7   (0.1%)
  • Yugoslavian: 7   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Forest Cdp, Virginia is 8,563



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Forest Cdp, Virginia: 4,058
Female Population in Forest Cdp, Virginia: 4,505


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Forest Cdp, Virginia: 40.0
Median Female Resident Age in Forest Cdp, Virginia: 40.7


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Virginia is 38


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Forest Cdp, Virginia


White


Both sexes

44.5

Male

43.3

Female

45.4

Black or African American


Both sexes

36.8

Male

35.0

Female

39.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

53.5

Male

21.5

Female

55.5

Asian


Both sexes

31.9

Male

29.8

Female

34.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

38.5

Male

0.0

Female

38.5

Other


Both sexes

24.3

Male

25.0

Female

23.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

19.2

Male

14.3

Female

23.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

26.4

Male

25.8

Female

27.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

44.9

Male

43.8

Female

45.7


(updated 2010)



Races in Forest Cdp, Virginia


  • White: 7,470
  • African American: 844
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 133
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 52
  • Two or More Races: 64



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Forest Cdp, Virginia citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Forest Cdp, Virginia

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 5   (0.2%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 14   (0.55%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 36   (1.41%)
  • 9th Grade: 6   (0.24%)
  • 10th Grade: 31   (1.22%)
  • 11th Grade: 29   (1.14%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 24   (0.94%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 373   (14.66%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 177   (6.95%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 398   (15.64%)
  • Associate Degree: 261   (10.26%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 737   (28.96%)
  • Master's Degree: 348   (13.67%)
  • Professional School Degree: 33   (1.3%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 73   (2.87%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 9   (0.32%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 8   (0.28%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 28   (0.99%)
  • 9th Grade: 14   (0.5%)
  • 10th Grade: 59   (2.09%)
  • 11th Grade: 32   (1.13%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 22   (0.78%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 718   (25.45%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 282   (10%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 491   (17.41%)
  • Associate Degree: 227   (8.05%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 652   (23.11%)
  • Master's Degree: 198   (7.02%)
  • Professional School Degree: 65   (2.3%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 16   (0.57%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Forest Cdp, Virginia

  • Forest Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 100 Ashwood Dr, Forest, VA 24551, Phone: (434) 525-6630, Students: 997 )

  • Thomas Jefferson Elem.


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 1255 Patriot Place, Forest, VA 24551, Phone: (434) 534-6159, Students: 645 )

  • Forest Elem.


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: One Scholar Lane, Forest, VA 24551, Phone: (434) 525-2681, Students: 414 )

  • New London Academy Elem.


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 12400 E Lynchburg-salem Trnpk, Forest, VA 24551, Phone: (434) 525-2177, Students: 285 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Forest Cdp, Virginia

  • Jefferson Forest High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1 Cavalier Circle, Forest, VA 24551, Phone: (434) 525-2674, Students: 1,357 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Forest Cdp, Virginia

  • Timberlake Christian Schools


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 202 Horizon Drive, Forest, VA 24551, Phone: (434) 237-5943, Students: 319 )

  • Brookhill Christian School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 1043 Cifax Road, Forest, VA 24551, Phone: (540) 586-2394, Students: 68 )

  • Blue Ridge Montessori School


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 1219 Burnbridge Road, Forest, VA 24551, Phone: (434) 525-0061, Students: 5 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Forest Cdp, Virginia

  • Forest Library


    15583 Forest Road, Forest, VA 24551

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Forest Cdp, Virginia


  • The Corporation For Jeffersons Poplar Forest


    Po Box 419, Forest, VA 24551

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Forest Cdp, Virginia affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Forest Cdp, Virginia.

Area Features of Forest Cdp, Virginia


Airport


(1) Ivy Hill Airport   (2) Timberlake Airport Historical  

Building


(1) Forest Volunteer Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Callaway-steptoe Cemetery  

Census


(1) Forest Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Academy Presbyterian Church   (2) Bethel Church   (3) Chestnut Grove Church   (4) Forest Level Church   (5) Mount Olive Church   (6) Pisgah Church   (7) Rock Pike Church   (8) Saint Johns Church   (9) Saint Pauls Church   (10) Saint Stephens Church   (11) Terrace View Church  

Civil


(1) District 4   (2) Jefferson District  

Dam


(1) Old Elkton Lake Dam   (2) Poplar Forest Dam   (3) Timber Lake Dam   (4) Wildwood Dam Number One  

Locale


(1) Camp Ruthers   (2) Colonial Hills Golf Course   (3) Forest Shopping Center   (4) London Downs Golf Course   (5) Poplar Forest Golf Course  

Populated Place


(1) Bedford Springs   (2) Federal Hill Estates   (3) Forest   (4) Forest Park   (5) Landmark   (6) Meadow Wood   (7) New London   (8) Sandy Acres   (9) Windcrest Manor   (10) Woodlands  

Reservoir


(1) Old Elkton Lake   (2) Poplar Forest Lake   (3) Timber Lake   (4) Wildwood Lake  

School


(1) Blue Ridge Montessori School   (2) Everett School Historical   (3) Forest Elementary School   (4) Forest Middle School   (5) Hutter School Historical   (6) Jefferson Forest High School   (7) Moseley School Historical   (8) New London Academy   (9) Oak Mountain School Historical   (10) Thomas Jefferson Elementary School  

Stream


(1) Oak Mountain Branch  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Forest Cdp, Virginia

24551 (pop. 16,416)


Cities Nearby Forest Cdp, Virginia

Jefferson District, VA  (pop. 21,913) 2.4 Miles
Timberlake District, VA  (pop. 8,662) 2.4 Miles
Timberlake Cdp, VA  (pop. 12,512) 2.9 Miles
Sunburst District, VA  (pop. 8,544) 3.9 Miles
Lynchburg City, VA  (pop. 77,157) 5.8 Miles
Madison Heights Cdp, VA  (pop. 11,139) 9.5 Miles
Concord District, VA  (pop. 7,465) 10.1 Miles
Seneca District, VA  (pop. 6,965) 10.1 Miles
Rustburg Cdp, VA  (pop. 686) 11.4 Miles
Center District, VA  (pop. 8,779) 12.5 Miles



Area Code(s) in Forest Cdp, Virginia

434



Elevation in Forest Cdp, Virginia is 873.0 ft. (266.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Forest Cdp, Virginia

Lat: 37.370723 N        Long: -79.266801 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Forest Cdp, Virginia need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Virginia

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.25 6.06 4.27 5.31 0.00 6.03
  Total Electric Industry 7.25 6.06 4.27 5.31 0.00 6.03
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.34 6.05 4.23 5.35 0.00 6.09
  Total Electric Industry 7.34 6.05 4.23 5.35 0.00 6.09
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.63 6.23 4.28 5.57 0.00 6.28
  Total Electric Industry 7.63 6.23 4.28 5.57 0.00 6.28
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.57 6.14 4.19 5.56 0.00 6.23
  Total Electric Industry 7.57 6.14 4.19 5.56 0.00 6.23
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.75 5.84 4.16 5.63 0.00 6.20
  Total Electric Industry 7.75 5.84 4.16 5.63 0.00 6.20
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.84 6.07 4.16 5.21 0.00 6.26
  Total Electric Industry 7.84 6.07 4.16 5.21 0.00 6.26
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.60 5.91 3.99 5.26 0.00 6.09
  Total Electric Industry 7.60 5.91 3.99 5.26 0.00 6.09
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.75 5.97 4.00 5.14 0.00 6.14
  Total Electric Industry 7.75 5.97 4.00 5.14 0.00 6.14
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.51 5.61 3.82 4.98 0.00 5.88
  Total Electric Industry 7.51 5.61 3.82 4.98 0.00 5.88
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.48 5.55 3.84 5.00 0.00 5.86
  Total Electric Industry 7.48 5.55 3.84 5.00 0.00 5.86
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.52 5.65 3.90 5.05 0.00 5.94
  Total Electric Industry 7.52 5.65 3.90 5.05 0.00 5.94
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 2.88 1.72 0.45 1.12 0.00 2.22
  Energy-Only Providers 4.59 4.42 4.52 4.52 0.00 4.53
  Full-Service Providers 7.79 5.85 4.16 5.16 0.00 6.18
  Total Electric Industry 7.79 5.85 4.16 5.16 0.00 6.18
2002              
  Delivery-Only Service 4.22 2.42 1.09 1.22 0.00 2.86
  Energy-Only Providers 4.50 4.33 4.46 4.46 0.00 4.45
  Full-Service Providers 7.79 5.87 4.13 5.14 0.00 6.22
  Total Electric Industry 7.79 5.87 4.13 5.14 0.00 6.23
2003              
  Delivery-Only Service 4.35 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 4.35
  Energy-Only Providers 5.50 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 5.50
  Full-Service Providers 7.76 5.74 4.23 0.00 5.46 6.27
  Total Electric Industry 7.76 5.74 4.23 0.00 5.46 6.27
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 4.32 8.63 0.00 0.00 0.00 4.35
  Energy-Only Providers 6.44 6.47 0.00 0.00 0.00 6.44
  Full-Service Providers 7.99 5.88 4.27 0.00 6.25 6.43
  Total Electric Industry 7.99 5.88 4.27 0.00 6.25 6.43
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 2.48 4.08 0.00 0.00 0.00 2.49
  Energy-Only Providers 7.55 7.48 0.00 0.00 0.00 7.55
  Full-Service Providers 8.16 6.05 4.46 0.00 6.81 6.64
  Total Electric Industry 8.16 6.05 4.46 0.00 6.81 6.64
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 2.52 0.64 0.00 0.00 0.00 1.37
  Energy-Only Providers 9.60 9.81 0.00 0.00 0.00 9.73
  Full-Service Providers 8.49 6.21 4.69 0.00 6.81 6.86
  Total Electric Industry 8.49 6.21 4.69 0.00 6.81 6.86

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Forest Cdp, Virginia

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 130   (3.2%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 60   (1.5%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 92   (2.3%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 248   (6.1%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 431   (10.6%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 630   (15.5%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 1,022   (25.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 591   (14.5%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 262   (6.4%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 164   (4.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 53   (1.3%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 209   (5.1%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 182   (4.5%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Forest Cdp, Virginia)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 4,179

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 288

In 3-person carpool : 47

In 4-person carpool : 24

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 19

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 0

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 234


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Forest Cdp, Virginia)

Less than 5 minutes : 182

5 to 9 minutes : 575

10 to 14 minutes : 1,179

15 to 19 minutes : 1,213

20 to 24 minutes : 708

25 to 29 minutes : 169

30 to 34 minutes : 234

35 to 39 minutes : 70

40 to 44 minutes : 18

45 to 59 minutes : 114

60 to 89 minutes : 23

90 or more minutes : 72


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Forest Cdp, Virginia)

With Social Security income : 776

No Social Security income : 3,082


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Forest Cdp, Virginia)

With retirement income : 594

No retirement income : 3,264


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Forest Cdp, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 50

$10,000 to $14,999 : 22

$15,000 to $19,999 : 44

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 11

$30,000 to $34,999 : 57

$35,000 to $39,999 : 127

$40,000 to $44,999 : 122

$45,000 to $49,999 : 109

$50,000 to $59,999 : 167

$60,000 to $74,999 : 333

$75,000 to $99,999 : 508

$100,000 to $124,999 : 364

$125,000 to $149,999 : 183

$150,000 to $199,999 : 103

$200,000 or more : 103


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Forest Cdp, Virginia)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $79,979


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Forest Cdp, Virginia

  • WKDE (1000 AM; 1.0 kW; Altavista, VA; Owner: D.j. Broadcasting, Inc.,)
  • WBRG (1050 AM; 4.0 kW; Lynchburg, VA; Owner: Tri-county Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WODI (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Brookneal, VA; Owner: D & M Communication, Inc.)
  • WOWZ (1280 AM; 1.0 kW; Appomattox, VA; Owner: Perception Media, Inc.)
  • WVGM (1320 AM; 1.0 kW; Lynchburg, VA; Owner: 3 Daughters Media, Inc.)
  • WBLT (1350 AM; 5.0 kW; Bedford, VA; Owner: 3 Daughters Media, Inc.)
  • WKPA (1390 AM; 4.7 kW; Madison Heights, VA; Owner: Seven Hills Media, Inc.)
  • WLVA (580 AM; 0.25 kW; Lynchburg, VA; Owner: Truth Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WLVA (590 AM; 5.0 kW; Lynchburg, VA; Owner: Truth Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WMNA (730 AM; 1.0 kW; Gretna, VA; Owner: 3 Daughters Media, Inc.)
  • WLLL (930 AM; 9.0 kW; Lynchburg, VA; Owner: Hubbard's Advertising Agency, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Forest Cdp, Virginia

  • WVBE-FM (100.1 FM; Madison Heights, VA; Owner: Mel Wheeler, Inc.)
  • WSNZ (101.7 FM; Lynchburg, VA; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WJJX (102.7 FM; Madison Heights, VA; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WKDE-FM (105.5 FM; Altavista, VA; Owner: D.j. Broadcasting, Inc)
  • WLNI (105.9 FM; Lynchburg, VA; Owner: Centennial Licensing, Llc)
  • WMNA-FM (106.3 FM; Gretna, VA; Owner: 3 Daughters Media, Inc.)
  • WTTX-FM (107.1 FM; Appomattox, VA; Owner: Positive Alternative Radio, Inc.)
  • WNRS-FM (89.5 FM; Appomattox, VA; Owner: Sweet Briar College)
  • WWMC (90.9 FM; Lynchburg, VA; Owner: Liberty University, Inc.)
  • WWEM (91.7 FM; Rustburg, VA; Owner: Educational Media Corporation)
  • NEW (91.9 FM; Rustburg, VA; Owner: Solid Rock Christian Schools)
  • WWZW (96.7 FM; Buena Vista, VA; Owner: First Media Radio, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Forest Cdp, Virginia

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 1,077  (47.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 232  (10.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 462  (20.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 7  (0.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 239  (10.5%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 725  (38.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 251  (13.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 797  (42.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 91 Farms In Forest Cdp, Virginia


(updated 2008)



Banks In Forest Cdp, Virginia

Branch Banking And Trust Company - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $367.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,843

Select Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $124.7k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 2

First National Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $357.2k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 191

Wells Fargo Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.4b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 6,310

Suntrust Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $178.3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,514

The First Bank And Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 22

Bank Of The James - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $447.6k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 11

Union First Market Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $7.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 131

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Forest Cdp, Virginia

  • Lynchburg Regional/Preston Glenn Field


    (about 4.7 miles in Lynchburg, Virginia; Airport Code: LYH)

  • Roanoke Regional/Woodrum Field


    (about 39.1 miles in Roanoke, Virginia; Airport Code: ROA)

  • Ingalls Field


    (about 50.7 miles in Hot Springs, Virginia; Airport Code: HSP)

  • William M Tuck


    (about 51.2 miles in Scottsburg, Virginia; Airport Code: SBV)

  • Danville Regional


    (about 55.2 miles in Ringgold, Virginia; Airport Code: DAN)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Forest Cdp, Virginia

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

90.08%

Carpooled

7.32%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

0.19%

Other Means

0.46%

Worked At Home

1.95%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Forest Cdp, Virginia, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Forest Cdp, Virginia)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 2,042

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 138

Female householder, no husband present : 123

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,292

Householder not living alone : 263


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Forest Cdp, Virginia)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 139

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 90

All other households : 3,629


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Forest Cdp, Virginia)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,964

Renter-occupied housing units : 78

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 88

Renter-occupied housing units : 50

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 90

Renter-occupied housing units : 33

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 740

Renter-occupied housing units : 815


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Forest Cdp, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 259

$10,000 to $14,999 : 185

$15,000 to $19,999 : 136

$20,000 to $24,999 : 178

$25,000 to $29,999 : 143

$30,000 to $34,999 : 101

$35,000 to $39,999 : 249

$40,000 to $44,999 : 316

$45,000 to $49,999 : 191

$50,000 to $59,999 : 246

$60,000 to $74,999 : 438

$75,000 to $99,999 : 566

$100,000 to $124,999 : 461

$125,000 to $149,999 : 183

$150,000 to $199,999 : 103

$200,000 or more : 103


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Forest Cdp, Virginia)

Total : 3,894


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Forest Cdp, Virginia)

Occupied : 3,858

Vacant : 36


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Forest Cdp, Virginia)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Forest Cdp, Virginia)

Built 2005 or later : 65

Built 2000 to 2004 : 410

Built 1990 to 1999 : 1,091

Built 1980 to 1989 : 1,267

Built 1970 to 1979 : 867

Built 1960 to 1969 : 72

Built 1950 to 1959 : 17

Built 1940 to 1949 : 40

Built 1939 or earlier : 65


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Forest Cdp, Virginia)

Utility gas : 179

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 57

Electricity : 3,507

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 101

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 14


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Forest Cdp, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 6

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 0

$90,000 to $99,999 : 141

$100,000 to $124,999 : 308

$125,000 to $149,999 : 403

$150,000 to $174,999 : 518

$175,000 to $199,999 : 265

$200,000 to $249,999 : 384

$250,000 to $299,999 : 272

$300,000 to $399,999 : 439

$400,000 to $499,999 : 126

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 20

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Forest Cdp, Virginia)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 158

Home equity loan only : 699

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 12

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,290

Housing units without a mortgage : 723


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Forest Cdp, Virginia)

Built 2005 or later : $342,700

Built 2000 to 2004 : $326,600

Built 1990 to 1999 : $194,800

Built 1980 to 1989 : $162,900

Built 1970 to 1979 : $164,800

Built 1960 to 1969 :

Built 1950 to 1959 :

Built 1940 to 1949 : $119,200

Built 1939 or earlier : $96,300


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Forest Cdp, Virginia: 69.9%

Percentage of Family Households in Virginia: 67.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Forest Cdp, Virginia

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Forest Cdp, VA): $55,089
Median Household Income In 2000 (Virginia): $46,677


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Forest Cdp): $135,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Virginia): $118,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Forest Cdp): $447
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Virginia): $650


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Forest Cdp, Virginia

Utility Gas: 5.2%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 2.1%
Electricity: 87.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 2.1%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 2.1%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.3%
No Fuel Used: 0.3%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Forest Cdp, Virginia are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Forest Cdp, Virginia

First Dominion Hm Hlth Care


     Address: 2808 Old Forest Road, Lynchburg, Virginia 24501
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/1/1988

Seven Hills Home Health


     Address: 2250 Murrell Rd Bldg B Unit 2, Lynchburg, Virginia 24501
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/27/2003

Gentiva Health Services-lynchburg


     Address: 2050 Langhorne Rd, Lynchburg, Virginia 24501
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/31/2005

Centra Health Home Health Serv


     Address: 3300 Rivermont Ave, Lynchburg, Virginia 24503
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 9/29/1983

Home Health Solutions


     Address: 1032 Claymont Drive, Lynchburg, Virginia 24502
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/3/1997

Hospitals Close To Forest Cdp, Virginia

Centra Health


     Address: 1920 Atherholt Road, Lynchburg, Virginia 24501
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Central Virginia Training Center


     Address: Po Box 1098, Lynchburg, Virginia 24505
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Bedford Memorial Hospital


     Address: 1613 Oakwood Street Box 688, Bedford, Virginia 24523
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Stonewall Jackson Hospital


     Address: 1 Health Circle, Lexington, Virginia 24450
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Carilion Medical Center


     Address: 1906 Belleview Avenue, Roanoke, Virginia 24033
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Forest Cdp, Virginia

Avante At Lynchburg


     Address: 2081 Langhorne Road, Lynchburg, Virginia 24501
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 111
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Carrington,the


     Address: 2406 Atherholt Road, Lynchburg, Virginia 24501
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 91
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Summit Health & Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 1300 Enterprise Drive, Lynchburg, Virginia 24502
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 116
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Medical Care Centers


     Address: 2200 Landover Place, Lynchburg, Virginia 24501
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 108
     Percent Occupied: 92%

Lynchburg Hlth & Rehab Cntr


     Address: 5615 Seminole Avenue, Lynchburg, Virginia 24502
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 178
     Percent Occupied: 99%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Forest Cdp, Virginia

Name: North Anna
Address: PO Box 402; Mineral, VA 23117-0402
Distance: 87 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Forest Cdp, Virginia

    Retired Workers: 2,110
    Disabled Workers: 285
    Widowers Workers: 205
    Spouses Workers: 130
    Children Workers: 195


(updated 2007)



Bedford City, Virginia Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 28.98%
  • Bush & Cheney 69.82%
  • Other 1.20%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Forest Cdp, Virginia citizens.

Relocation to Bedford County, VA

8.69 % of Bedford County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $55,366

Virginia Average 11.06 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Bedford County, VA (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Lynchburg , VA 1.38 % ($59,065 AGI )
  • Roanoke , VA 0.88 % ($31,055 AGI )
  • Campbell County , VA 0.76 % ($41,317 AGI )

Relocation away from Bedford County, VA

7.01 % of Bedford County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $39,310

Virginia Average 10.78 %

0.05 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $28,727

Virginia Average 0.23 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Bedford County, VA (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Lynchburg , VA 1.29 % ($43,389 AGI )
  • Roanoke , VA 0.87 % ($25,799 AGI )
  • Campbell County , VA 0.61 % ($36,858 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Virginia

Low Bracket: $3,000 (2.00%)
High Bracket: $17,000 (5.75%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Virginia

5.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Forest Cdp, Virginia is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Forest Cdp, Virginia

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Thunderstorm Wind        
06/25/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $4K --
08/09/2000, 03:05 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/14/2000, 05:00 pm 0 0 $8K --
02/12/1999, 02:30 pm 0 0 $3K --
         





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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Forest Cdp, Virginia directly or research local government web sites.



Number of Sex Offenders In Virginia

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
13,211 12,152 15,000 4,618 17,110 16,891 18,728 19,137 20,081 20,902


(updated 2014)



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