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  1. Public Schools
    B-
  2. Crime & Safety
    B-
  3. Housing
    B+
  4. Nightlife
    A-
  5. Good for Families
    A
  6. Diversity
    A-
  7. Jobs
    B
  8. Weather
    B+
  9. Cost of Living
    A-
  10. Health & Fitness
    A
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B
  12. Commute
    B-
Forest Hills is a neighborhood in Dallas, Texas with a population of 5,066. Forest Hills is in Dallas County and is one of the best places to live in Texas. Living in Forest Hills offers residents a suburban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Forest Hills there are a lot of coffee shops and parks. Many young professionals live in Forest Hills and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Forest Hills are above average.
About Forest Hills...
Population
5,066

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$215,140
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$665
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    58%
  • Own
    42%
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Forest Hills Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B-
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    52.6
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    140.3
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    683.9
    500.1
  • Theft
    1,490.4
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    175.3
    284
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Residents

Diversity
A-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$99,248
National
$55,322
Families with Children
17%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    27%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    33%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    28%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    10%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    2%
    13%
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Housing is some what expensive.
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The Area around the lake is great.
love to vote and clean up with community as much as possible.