Forest Lake Real Estate Market Overview

Could Forest Lake, MN 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 Lake. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Forest Lake such... as Wyoming and Chisago City. When you’re ready, Trulia has 93 resale and new homes in Forest Lake lined up for you, including open houses, and 24 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$225,700

Median Sales Price

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$163

Price Per Sqft

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$1,350

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 Lake show a 0% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a -13% drop in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Forest Lake for Jun 22 to Sep 21 was $225,700 based on 58 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Forest Lake was $163, an increase of 4% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Forest Lake for Aug 22 to Sep 22 was $1,350.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in Forest Lake 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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Crime data for the past year is not available at this location.


Best Schools in Forest Lake

There are 14 schools in Forest Lake.

Elementary Schools
7

Columbus Elementary School

Public, PK - 6

5

Lakes International Language Academy

Public, K - 6

4

Forest Lake Elementary School

Public, 4 - 6

Middle Schools
8

Century Junior High School

Public, 7 - 9

7

Southwest Junior

Public, 7 - 9

6

North Lakes Academy

Public, 5 - 8

High Schools
8

Forest Lake Senior High School

Public, 10 - 12

5

North Lakes Academy 56

Public, 9 - 12

1

Forest Lake Area Learning Center

Public, 6 - 12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Forest Lake 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
88%
Home owners
Median age
39
Median age
Household income
$75,588
Median household income
College educated
41%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Forest Lake 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
96% commute by car
0% commute by bike
1% commute by public transportation
0% commute by foot

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