Washington County Profile

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Population
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Population

Population2000201020202025
Forest Lake14,44018,37520,88422,231

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-11

Population by Age

Population201020202025
0-41,3051,3751,438
5-91,4641,4331,505
10-141,2791,5211,601
15-191,2171,4221,446
20-249631,0381,176
25-291,1841,2951,130
30-341,2331,3061,506
35-391,2311,5371,499
40-441,3391,4331,651
45-491,4291,3551,458
50-541,3611,3331,360
55-591,1681,3951,302
60-641,1181,2931,367
65-697291,0681,212
70-74500936999
75-79342518799
80-84236310419
85+277316363
18+13,54815,67816,795
Median Age373839

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-11

Population by Race

Forest Lake2020
Total20,884.000
White Alone92.200
Black Alone1.760
American Indian Alone0.500
Asian Alone2.040
Pacific Islander Alone0.110
Some Other Race0.910
Two or More Races2.470
Hispanic Origin3.340
Diversity Index20.400

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-11

Growth Rate

Forest Lake2010 - 20142014 - 2019
Population1%1%
Households1%1%
Families1%1%
Median Household Income%2%
Per Capita Income%2%

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-11

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Housing
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Households

Population2000201020202025
Households5,4337,0148,0178,538
Housing Units5,6137,5088,4238,957
Owner Occupied Units6,0606,468
Renter Occupied Units1,9572,070
Vacant Units406419

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-11

Home Value

Forest Lake20202025
Median Home Value$302,706$345,763
Average Home Value$333,024$379,337
<$50,0006528
$50,000 - $99,9994019
$100,000 - $149,99924399
$150,000 - $199,999696370
$200,000 - $249,999955762
$250,000 - $299,9999871,011
$300,000 - $399,9991,6262,065
$400,000 - $499,9998091,121
$500,000 - $749,999487706
$1,000,000 +1214

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-11

Housing Year Built

Year RangeHouses Built
2010 or Later275
2000-20091,882
1990-19991,266
1980-19891,053
1970-19791,588
1960-1969531
1950-1959451
1940-1949168
1939 or Before577

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-11

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Income
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Income

Forest Lake20202025
Median Household$79,793$86,104
Average Household$95,891$105,991
Per Capita$36,818$40,713

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-11

Household Income Base

Forest Lake2020
<$15,000557
$15,000 - $24,999281
$25,000 - $34,999492
$35,000 - $49,999909
$50,000 - $74,9991,453
$75,000 - $99,9991,286
$100,000 - $149,9991,752
$150,000 - $199,999816
$200,000+471

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-11

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Employees
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Commute

CategoryCommuters
Workers 16+10,878
In-County Residents3,862
Out-of-County Residents6,729
Drive Alone8,850
Carpooled862
Public Transport212
Work at Home683
Less than 5 minutes269
5-9 minutes1,197
10-14 minutes729
15-19 minutes854
20-24 minutes1,132
25-29 minutes957
30-34 minutes1,778
35-39 minutes578
40-44 minutes896
45-59 minutes1,245
60-89 minutes464
90+ minutes96
Average Travel Time28

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-11

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-11

Employees by NAICS

CategoryNumber
Total Employees8,726
Agr/Forestry/Fish/Hunt8
Mining0
Utilities0
Construction381
Manufacturing659
Wholesale Trade125
  
Retail Trade2,343
Motor Veh/Parts Dealers415
Furn & Home Furnish Str20
Electronics & Appl Store2
Bldg Matl/Garden Equip451
Food & Beverage Stores125
Health/Pers Care Stores98
Gasoline Stations17
Clothing/Accessory Store41
Sports/Hobby/Book/Music38
General Merchandise Str672
Misc Store Retailers464
Nonstore Retailers0
  
Transportation/Warehouse200
Information82
  
Finance & Insurance298
Cntrl Bank/Crdt Intrmdtn131
Sec/Cmdty Cntrct/Oth Inv55
Insur/Funds/Trusts/Other112
  
Real Estate/Rent/Leasing378
Prof/Scientific/Tech Srv334
Legal Services201
Mgmt of Comp/Enterprises6
Admin/Support/Waste Mgmt206
Educational Services704
HealthCare/Social Assist857
Arts/Entertainment/Rec146
  
Accommodation/Food Srvcs1,083
Accommodation34
Food Srv/Drinking Places1,049
  
Other Srv excl Pub Admin633
Auto Repair/Maintenance111
Public Administration Emp208

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-11

Educational Attainment (25+)

Forest Lake2020
Some High School663
Graduated High School3,106
Associates Degree1,914
Bachelor's Degree2,998
Graduate Degree1,426

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-11

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Businesses
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Businesses by NAICS

CategoryNumber
Total Businesses752
Agr/Forestry/Fish/Hunt Bus3
Mining Bus0
Utilities Bus0
Construction Bus54
Manufacturing Bus36
Wholesale Trade Bus23
  
Retail Trade Bus130
Motor Veh/Parts Dealers Bus30
Furn & Home Furnish Str Bus6
Electronics & Appl Store Bus1
Bldg Matl/Garden Equip Bus20
Food & Beverage Stores Bus14
Health/Pers Care Stores Bus12
Gasoline Stations Bus2
Clothing/Accessory Store Bus9
Sports/Hobby/Book/Music Bus5
General Merchandise Str Bus3
Misc Store Retailers Bus22
Nonstore Retailers Bus6
  
Transportation/Warehouse Bus12
Information Bus16
  
Finance & Insurance Bus54
Cntrl Bank/Crdt Intrmdtn Bus12
Sec/Cmdty Cntrct/Oth Inv Bus14
Insur/Funds/Trusts/Other Bus28
  
Real Estate/Rent/Leasing Bus48
Prof/Scientific/Tech Srv Bus48
Legal Services Bus14
Mgmt of Comp/Enterprises Bus3
Admin/Support/Waste Mgmt Bus29
Educational Services Bus22
HealthCare/Social Assist Bus57
Arts/Entertainment/Rec Bus12
  
Accommodation/Food Srvcs Bus53
Accommodation Bus4
Food Srv/Drinking Places Bus49
  
Other Srv excl Pub Admin Bus94
Auto Repair/Maintenance Bus20
Public Administration Bus17

Source: ESRI, 2020-09-11

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