Forest Park SnackAbility

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

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Rankings for Forest Park in Georgia

Forest Park Jobs

Forest Park 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
19,156
Unemployment
13.6%
Poverty
34.5%
Median Home
$55,200
Median Income
$30,835
Median Rent
$823

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Map Of Forest Park, GA

Population over time in Forest Park

Year Population % Change
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 822.7 397.6 386.3
Murder 20.4 6.6 5.3
Robbery 367.9 118.4 102.8
Aggravated Assault 332.1 238.5 248.5
Property Crime 5447.1 3004.5 2450.7
Burglary 1165.0 614.4 468.9
Larceny 3566.7 2130.1 1745.0
Car Theft 715.4 259.9 236.9

Race / Ethnicity in Forest Park

White
16.8% (3,222)
African American
39.3% (7,532)
American Indian
1.5% (290)
Asian
10.0% (1,917)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.4% (77)
Two Or More
1.7% (331)
Hispanic
30.2% (5,787)
Race Forest Park GA USA
White 16.8% 54.1% 60.6%
African American 39.3% 30.7% 10.4%
American Indian 1.5% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 10.0% 3.7% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1%
Other 0.4% 0.3% 3.9%
Two Or More 1.7% 1.8% 2.5%
Hispanic 30.2% 9.2% 17.3%

Household Income For Forest Park, Georgia

Less than $10,000
9.2% (1,762)
$10,000 to $14,999
11.8% (2,260)
$15,000 to $24,999
19.5% (3,735)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.7% (2,815)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.0% (3,064)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.0% (2,873)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.8% (1,685)
$100,000 to $149,999
4.4% (842)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.5% (95)
$200,000 or more
0.1% (19)
Income Forest Park GA USA
Less than $10,000 9.2% 8.3% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 11.8% 5.5% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 19.5% 10.9% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.7% 10.4% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.0% 13.9% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.0% 18.0% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.8% 11.6% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 4.4% 12.1% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.5% 4.6% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 0.1% 4.6% 5.7%

Gender in Forest Park

Female
49.1% (9,396)
Male
50.9% (9,759)
Gender Forest Park GA USA
Female 49.1% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 50.9% 48.7% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
16.6% (3,178)
9-12th Grade
16.1% (3,086)
High School / GED
36.6% (7,014)
Some College
17.7% (3,382)
Associate's Degree
3.9% (738)
Bachelor's Degree
6.9% (1,330)
Master's Degree
0.7% (137)
Professional Degree
0.1% (20)
Doctorate Degree
1.4% (267)
Education Forest Park GA USA
< 9th Grade 16.6% 5.2% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 16.1% 8.9% 7.4%
High School / GED 36.6% 28.1% 27.5%
Some College 17.7% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 3.9% 7.4% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 6.9% 18.3% 18.8%
Master's Degree 0.7% 7.8% 8.2%
Professional Degree 0.1% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.4% 1.3% 1.3%

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