Forest Park SnackAbility

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/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
7
Diversity
10
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
3
Commute
6

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Forest Park, Georgia Info Snack

Forest Park is a city in Clayton County, Georgia, United States. It is located approximately nine miles (14 km) south of Atlanta and is part of the Atlanta?Sandy Springs?Marietta Metropolitan Statistical Area. As of the 2010 census, the city had a population of 18,468.
Population
19,271
Unemployment
11.9%
Poverty
32.7%
Median Home
$58,300
Median Income
$33,208
Median Rent
$823

Rankings for Forest Park in Georgia

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3

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Map Of Forest Park, GA

Population over time in Forest Park

Year Population % Change
2017 19,271 0.6%
2016 19,156 1.1%
2015 18,953 0.9%
2014 18,783 0.3%
2013 18,731 -0.7%
2012 18,856 -1.0%
2011 19,048 -1.4%
2010 19,322 -

Crime in Forest Park Per 100k

Crime Forest Park GA USA
Violent Crime 656.7 357.2 382.9
Murder 20.1 6.7 5.3
Robbery 285.7 96.3 98.0
Aggravated Assault 300.8 228.1 248.9
Property Crime 5624.6 2860.2 2362.0
Burglary 1107.9 530.9 430.4
Larceny 3819.9 2077.4 1694.0
Car Theft 696.8 251.8 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Forest Park

White
18.8% (3,619)
African American
37.4% (7,200)
American Indian
1.5% (289)
Asian
8.4% (1,618)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (29)
Two Or More
1.3% (258)
Hispanic
32.5% (6,258)
Race Forest Park GA USA
White 18.8% 53.6% 61.5%
African American 37.4% 30.9% 12.3%
American Indian 1.5% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 8.4% 3.8% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.3% 1.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 32.5% 9.3% 17.6%

Household Income For Forest Park, Georgia

Less than $10,000
7.9% (152,240)
$10,000 to $14,999
13.0% (250,523)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.6% (300,627)
$25,000 to $34,999
17.2% (331,461)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.8% (343,023)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.0% (308,336)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.5% (144,532)
$100,000 to $149,999
3.9% (75,156)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.7% (13,489)
$200,000 or more
0.3% (5,781)
Income Forest Park GA USA
Less than $10,000 7.9% 7.8% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 13.0% 5.2% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.6% 10.5% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 17.2% 10.1% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.8% 13.7% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.0% 17.9% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.5% 11.9% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 3.9% 12.8% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.7% 5.0% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 0.3% 5.1% 6.3%

Gender in Forest Park

Female
48.5% (9,347)
Male
51.5% (9,923)
Gender Forest Park GA USA
Female 48.5% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 51.5% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Forest Park for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
16.1% (3,093)
9-12th Grade
15.6% (3,015)
High School / GED
37.0% (7,129)
Some College
19.3% (3,718)
Associate's Degree
4.3% (827)
Bachelor's Degree
6.9% (1,322)
Master's Degree
0.7% (128)
Professional Degree
0.1% (20)
Doctorate Degree
0.1% (15)
Education Forest Park GA USA
< 9th Grade 16.1% 5.0% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 15.6% 8.7% 7.2%
High School / GED 37.0% 28.0% 27.3%
Some College 19.3% 20.8% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 4.3% 7.5% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 6.9% 18.6% 19.1%
Master's Degree 0.7% 8.1% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.1% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.1% 1.3% 1.4%

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