Forest City, IA

Winnebago County

What you need to know about Forest City, IA

Forest City is located in Winnebago County, Iowa. The population is 92% White, 1% Black, 1% Asian and 0% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 1% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 5% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $45,906 and the median home value is $95,700. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Forest City, see each of the tabs above.


Homes Owned 67.24%
67.24% Complete
Homes Rented 32.76%
32.76% Complete

Real Estate

In Forest City, Iowa

Ready to move to Forest City? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Forest City.

Median Home Price

Lower than the state average


In Forest City, Iowa

The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Forest City rates.

Median Household Income

Lower than the national average


In Forest City, Iowa

Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Forest City.


Most residents are
5-17 Years old


In Forest City, Iowa

Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Forest City.


Bachelor’s Degree 24%
24% Complete
Graduated High School 95%
95% Complete