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Forney
  • Town in Texas

Report Card

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A minus
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade B minus
  3. Housing
    grade B+
  4. Nightlife
    grade B minus
  5. Good for Families
    grade A minus
  6. Diversity
    grade A
  7. Jobs
    grade A minus
  8. Weather
    grade B+
  9. Cost of Living
    grade B
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade B
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade B+
  12. Commute
    grade C

editorial

Forney is a town in Texas with a population of 25,269. Forney is in Kaufman County. Living in Forney offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. In Forney there are a lot of parks. Many families and young professionals live in Forney and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Forney are highly rated.

About

About Forney...
Population
25,269

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$278,100
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,466
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    27%
  • Own
    73%
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Forney Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    173.6
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    16.1
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    9.6
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    102.9
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    919.5
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    138.2
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    17%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    11%
  • 25-34 years
    17%
  • 35-44 years
    16%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    9%
  • 65+ years
    7%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    8%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    25%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    37%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    22%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    national  11%

Working in Forney

Jobs
grade A minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$102,107
National
$75,149

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