Forbes is located in southeast North Dakota. Forbes is between the Dickey, Brown, Mcpherson county. Forbes has 0.25 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Forbes population is 49, which has shrunk 23.44% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 9.77% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Forbes median household income is $36,875 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 94.51% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 60.61% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Forbes median house value is $41,300 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 50.18% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 90.86% and is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Forbes is much better than the state average in quality. The Forbes area code is 701.