Forest Park Information

Forest Park Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Forest Park, GA

General Forest Park Information

State: Georgia

County: Clayton County

Close cities: College Park, GA, Conley, GA, Morrow, GA, Lake City, GA, Atlanta, GA, Riverdale, GA, Hapeville, GA, Ellenwood, GA, Rex, GA

Forest Park Population (census data)
Total 21,806 (+2.1% since 2000)
Male 11,214 (51.4%)
Female 10,592 (48.6%)

Population Density: 2,326 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 88.6 (US Avg is 100)

Land Area: 9.38 square miles

Median Household Income: $34,241

Zip Codes: 30297, and 30298.

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Forest Park Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • Black (37.4%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (35.2%)
  • Hispanic (20.2%)
  • Other race (8.6%)
  • Vietnamese (4.3%)
  • Two or more races (2.4%)
  • American Indian (1.0%)
  • Other Asian (1.0%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (9.6%)
  • Irish (4.1%)
  • English (3.3%)
  • German (2.7%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1.1%)
Foriegn Born: 4,555 people (20.9%)
  • Latin America (73.8%)
  • Asia (26.2%)

Local Forest Park Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Atlanta Braves
NFL Football: Atlanta Falcons, Tennessee Titans
NBA Basketball: Atlanta Hawks,
NHL Hockey:
NCAA Sports: Georgia State University, Georgia Institute of Technology

Forest Park School Information

High Schools
Forest Park High School (5452 Phillips Drive, Forest Park, GA, 30297 - Clayton County District)
Middle Schools
Babb Middle School (5500 Reynolds Road, Forest Park, GA, 30297 - Clayton County District)
Forest Park Middle School (930 Finley Drive, Forest Park, GA, 30297 - Clayton County District)
Elementary Schools
Edmonds Elementary School (4495 Simpson Road, Forest Park, GA, 30297 - Clayton County District)
Fountain Elementary School (5215 West Street, Forest Park, GA, 30297 - Clayton County District)
Hendrix Drive Elementary School (4475 Hendrix Drive, Forest Park, GA, 30297 - Clayton County District)
Huie Elementary School (1260 Rock Cut Road, Forest Park, GA, 30297 - Clayton County District)
Other/Private Schools
Unidos Dual Language Charter School (4475 Hendrix Drive, Forest Park, GA, 30050 - Clayton County District)

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