Washington County Profile

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Forest Lake

Population

Total Population

20,884

Population
Growth Rate

1.26%

Median Age

38

Diversity Index

20.400

Housing & Income

Households

8,017

Total Housing Units

8,423


Owner Occupied

6,060

Renter Occupied

1,957

Vacant

406

Median Home Value

$302,706


Average Home Value

$333,024

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

1.31%


Per Capita Income

2.03%

Income Projection

Median Household

$79,793 $86,104


Average Household

$95,891 $105,991


Per Capita

$36,818 $40,713

Workforce

Total Businesses

752

Total Employed

8,726

Workers 16+

10,878

2020 Retail Trade Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

130

Employed

2,343

2020 Accommodation/Food Service

cp-industries

Businesses

53

Employed

1,083

2020 Food Service/Drinking Estab

cp-industries

Businesses

49

Employed

1,049

2020 HealthCare/Social Assist

cp-industries

Businesses

57

Employed

857

2020 Educational Services - Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

22

Employed

704

2020 General Merchandise Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

3

Employed

672

Some
High School

663

Graduated
High School

3,106

Associates
Degree

1,914

Bachelor's
Degree

2,998

Graduate
Degree

1,426

Average Commute Time

28 min.



Resident Commuters

3,862

Non-Resident Commuters

6,729

Drive Alone

8,850

Carpooled

862

Public

212

Work At Home

683