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  1. Public Schools
    C+
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    B+
  4. Nightlife
    A-
  5. Good for Families
    A
  6. Diversity
    A
  7. Jobs
    B
  8. Weather
    A
  9. Cost of Living
    B
  10. Health & Fitness
    A-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A-
  12. Commute
    B-
Forest Hills is a neighborhood in Tampa, Florida with a population of 11,562. Forest Hills is in Hillsborough County and is one of the best places to live in Florida. Living in Forest Hills offers residents an urban feel and most residents own their homes. In Forest Hills there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Forest Hills and residents tend to be liberal.
About Forest Hills...
Population
11,562
Neighborhood in
Tampa

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$251,088
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,071
National
$949
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    24%
  • Own
    76%
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Forest Hills Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of neighborhoods based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284

Residents

Diversity
A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$67,478
National
$55,322
Families with Children
29%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    17%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    32%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    31%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    15%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    5%
    13%
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Forest Hills Reviews

1 review
Beautiful golf course, I love the open space. Not your traditional cookie-cutter. I've lived here my whole life and never wish to leave.
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