Forest Home, New York 

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Population

597

-39.3% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.7%

Median Income

$31,970

Median Home Price

$423,000

Best Places to Live in Forest Home, New York

College town - Central upstate New York, 60 miles southwest of Syracuse. August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Forest Home, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Attractive downtown
-College-town amenities
-Educated population
Cons
-Clouds and rain
-Harsh winters
-Isolation


What Bert Has To Say About Ithaca Metro Area

Ithaca is most noted as home to Ivy League Cornell University. As might be expected, the town is attractive and progressive, activities are plentiful, and educational attainment is high. The location, at the south end of the Finger Lakes region, affords access to nearby outdoor recreation, interesting landscapes, and a number of wineries. The economy is growing, bolstered by the university and the many small new-economy businesses it attracts.


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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: New York
County: Tompkins County
Metro Area: Ithaca Metro Area
Political Ideology: Strongly liberal
City: Forest Home
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 836 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Forest Home is 3.7% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Forest Home jobs have increased by 2.8%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Forest Home's cost of living is 23.5% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Forest Home's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Forest Home, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Tompkins county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Forest Home's population is 597 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 39.3%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 18.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Forest Home is $423,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 0.9%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Forest Home public schools spend $21,180 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11 students per teacher in Forest Home. More Education


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The median home price in Forest Home is $423,000. Browse Homes in this Range.


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