Forest Hill Real Estate Market Overview

Could Forest Hill, Newark, NJ be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Forest Hill. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular neighborhoods near F...orest Hill such as Seventh Avenue and Fairmount. When you’re ready, Trulia has 39 resale and new homes in Forest Hill lined up for you, including open houses, and homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$285,000

Median Sales Price

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$108

Price Per Sqft

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$1,000

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Forest Hill show a 10% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a 11% rise in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Forest Hill for May 24 to Aug 23 was $285,000 based on 14 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Forest Hill was $108, an increase of 3% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Forest Hill for Jul 24 to Aug 24 was $1,000.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Forest Hill has very low crime relative to the rest of Essex County.

Knowing more about crime activity in and around Forest Hill can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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21

Counts of Theft of Vehicle

7

Counts of Robbery

7

Counts of Theft from Vehicle


Best Schools in Forest Hill

There are 73 schools in Forest Hill.

Elementary Schools
9

Maria L. Varisco-Rogers Charter School

Charter, K-8

8

Robert Treat Academy Charter School

Charter, K-8 & Ungraded

6

First Avenue Elementary School

Public, PK-8

Middle Schools
9

Maria L. Varisco-Rogers Charter School

Charter, K-8

9

Science High School

Public, 7-12

8

Robert Treat Academy Charter School

Charter, K-8 & Ungraded

High Schools
9

Science High School

Public, 7-12

8

Bard Early College High School

Public, 9-12

8

Technology High School

Public, 9-12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Forest Hill by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
28%
Single residents
Home owners
19%
Home owners
Median age
35
Median age
Household income
$42,687
Median household income
College educated
15%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Forest Hill commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
67% commute by car
0% commute by bike
31% commute by public transportation
2% commute by foot

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