Forest Park demographics profile

StatisticForest ParkGeorgiaNational
Population19,15610,099,320318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)2,05816791
Median age32.236.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)41%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1848%45%43%
Speak English64%86%79%
Speak Spanish25%8%13%
Forest Park, GA has a population of 19,156 and is the 2,268th largest city in the United States. The population density is 2,058 per sq mi which is 1133% higher than the Georgia average and 2171% higher than the national average. The median age in Forest Park is 32 which is approximately 11% lower than the Georgia average of 36. In Forest Park, 41% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 64% speak English and 25% speak Spanish. 57% of Forest Park residents were born in Georgia, 19% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 24% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Forest Park is 1133% higher than Georgia.
  • The median age in Forest Park is 11% lower than Georgia.
  • In Forest Park 37.45% of the population is White.
  • In Forest Park 40.89% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Forest Park 10.01% of the population is Asian.

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Forest Park population breakdown by race

RaceForest ParkGeorgiaNational
White37.45%59.80%73.35%
Black or African American40.89%31.17%12.63%
Asian10.01%3.70%5.22%
American Indian1.51%0.29%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.18%
Mixed race2.29%2.20%3.06%
Other race7.86%2.79%4.75%
In Forest Park, 30.2% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The Forest Park, GA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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