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Forestville is in Prince George's County, in the Washington-Arlington metro area.
The latitude of Forestville is 38.845N. The longitude is -76.875W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 279 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 12,707.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Forestville demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Prince George's County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Washington area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 20746 ZIP code.
2% of Forestville residents report German ancestry, and 2% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Forestville ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Forestville was $22,205, compared with $21,587 nationally.
16% of Forestville residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Forestville, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $719. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,271.
Prince George's County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Forestville political report.
The average commute time for Forestville workers is 40 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 14 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Forestville between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of 11.0 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was higher than the national norm.
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