Forest Hill, TX Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,855 housing units in Forest Hill. This represents a 1.4% decline from 3,909 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,855 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Forest Hill is about 82.7%. Forest Hill's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.4%. Average household size is 3.04 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Forest Hill were built after 1968.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.20%
One Bedroom5.50%
Two Bedrooms13.30%
Three Bedrooms69.60%
Four Bedrooms8.90%
Five Bedrooms or more0.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.93
Median year structure was built1968
Median Value of occupied units$56,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$65,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.57
Median year structure was built1967
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$245

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.70%
Second Mortgage3.70%
Home Equity Loan4.60%
Simple Mortgage60.30%
Debt Free30.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19%