Forest City Jobs

  • CDL Truck Driver - Company Over The Road. We Train!

    C.R. England - Forest City, IA

    C.R. England is now hiring Company Over the Road Truck Drivers. With this truck driving job you can expect competitive miles and pay with industry leading benefits. Join one of...

    from C.R. England - 30+ days ago
  • Experienced Class A CDL Truck Driver

    USA Truck - Forest City, IA

    We’ve completed our transformation from a company famous for CDL Training to one that’s perfect for Experienced Drivers, too. We’ve upgraded our pay, driver-support teams,...

    from USA Truck - 4 days ago
  • Experienced Class-A CDL Drivers Wanted - 888-489-7910

    Swift Transportation Co - Forest City, IA

    Experienced Drivers Wanted! With Swift, you can grow to be an award-winning CDL Class A truck driver. It's doable! We help you achieve Diamond Driver status with the best truck...

    from Swift Transportation Co., Inc - 4 days ago
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Forest City, Iowa

Forest City is a city in Iowa, United States. The population was 4,362 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Winnebago County and is also partially located in Hancock County . It is the headquarters Winnebago Industries, which manufactures motorhomes. It is also the home of Waldorf College, a small college affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. Forest City claims to be the smallest city in the United States with its own YMCA. Pilot Knob State Park is located a few miles east of the town.

Forest City Careers

Among the most common occupations in Forest City are Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 28%; Management, professional, and related occupations, 25%; and Service occupations, 16%. Approximately 81 percent of workers in Forest City, Iowa work for companies, 9 percent work for the government and 6 percent are self-employed.

Forest City Industries

The leading industries in Forest City, Iowa are Manufacturing, 34%; Educational, health and social services, 24%; and Retail trade, 8%. Simply Hired's Forest City job listings indicate that the following industries in Forest City are hiring the most workers:

Forest City Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Forest City, Iowa is $26,156, and the median income of households in Forest City was $40,031.

Average Salaries in Forest City, IA

Forest City, IA


According to our Forest City Trends data, the number of Forest City, Iowa jobs has increased by 76% since October 2013.
Forest City job trends

Forest City Employment Statistics

Population of Forest City
Total population 4,362
Male 48.74%
Female 51.26%
Median age 35.2
Forest City Housing
Owner-occupied homes 72.4%
Median cost of a home $65,800
Median mortgage payment $411
Renter-occupied homes 27.6%
Vacant housing 6.5%
Median monthly rent $346
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $30,430
Median for all female full-time $21,883
Household Income
Less than $10,000 9%
$10,000 to $14,999 4%
$15,000 to $24,999 14%
$25,000 to $34,999 17%
$35,000 to $49,999 19%
$50,000 to $74,999 26%
$75,000 to $99,999 4%
$100,000 to $149,999 3%
$150,000 to $199,999 0%
$200,000 or more 2%
Less than 9th grade 5%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 9%
High school graduate 37%
Some college, no degree 19%
Associate's degree 8%
Bachelor's degree 15%
Graduate degree 7%
Marital Status
Never married 30%
Currently married 54%
Separated 1%
Widowed 6%
Divorced 9%
White 97%
Black or African American 1%
Asian 1%
Other 2%
Forest City Commute
Carpool 18.0%
Public transportation 0.2%
Average travel time 12 minutes

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