Forest Park employment information

IndexForest ParkGeorgiaNational
Income per capita$13,172$25,427$28,555
Median household income$30,814$49,342$53,482
Median income owner occupied$40,543$63,671$68,142
Median income renter occupied$23,770$30,345$33,219
Median earnings male$23,406$33,645$36,116
Median earnings female$18,172$25,105$25,692
Unemployment rate11.0%6.7%5.8%
Poverty level36.4%18.5%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Forest Park is 54% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Forest Park is 42% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Forest Park is 88% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Forest Park is 133% higher than the national average.

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Forest Park median earnings by income bracket

Forest Park employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry22.7%0.4%
Manufacturing sector11.9%1.3%
Financial & insurance services1.6%5.9%
Wholesale & retail services17.5%15.6%
Public administration1.4%1.9%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities9.3%8.5%
Education, health & social services4.6%18.1%

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Avondale Estates, GA2,777$88,12565%
Druid Hills, GA14,439$80,27850%
Decatur, GA19,888$77,20244%
Tyrone, GA7,028$77,06644%
Fayetteville, GA16,323$63,75019%
Forest Park, GA18,783$30,81442%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Twinsburg, OH18,784$69,77830%
Montgomery, IL18,780$76,20742%
Rosedale, MD18,779$55,1553%
Sun Valley, NV18,778$44,01718%
Glassboro, NJ18,798$64,13620%
Forest Park, GA18,783$30,81442%
Source: The Forest Park, GA employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.