From a total population of 7,172, Forest City has a median age of 36. The average age of males, in Forest City, is 34.8 while the average age of females is 36.8. When you compare this to median age of North Carolina, Forest City is 1.8 years younger.
The median income of individuals, in Forest City, is $14,644 while the average household income is $26,098. When comparing the median income of people living in Forest City to the rest of North Carolina, the average income in Forest City is $10,964 less.