Forest Park 70 Excellent
Forest Park Livability #428 ranked city in Illinois#12,579 ranked city in the USARanks better than 57% of areas
A+ Forest Park Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
D- Forest Park Cost of Living Cost of living is 10% higher than Illinois
Forest Park
1088% more expensive than the US average
982% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Forest Park cost of living
F Forest Park Crime Total crime is 103% higher than Illinois
Total crime
4,58584% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 2284% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
7%Year over year crime is up
Forest Park crime
D+ Forest Park Employment Household income is 13% lower than Illinois
Median household income
$51,5527% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$37,00324% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
7%45% higher than the US average
Forest Park employment
C+ Forest Park Housing Home value is 18% higher than Illinois
Median home value
$205,50011% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$9672% higher than the US average
Home ownership
53%17% lower than the US average
Forest Park real estate or Forest Park rentals
F Forest Park Schools HS graduation rate is 8% higher than Illinois
High school grad. rates
91%10% higher than the US average
School test scores
31%37% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
13:117% lower than the US average
Forest Park K-12 schools
A+ Forest Park User Ratings There are a total of 2 ratings in Forest Park
Overall user rating
86% 2 total ratings
User reviews rating
90% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
77% 1 total surveys
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      Forest Park transportation information

      StatisticForest ParkIllinoisNational
      Average one way commute33min29min26min
      Workers who drive to work60.0%73.4%76.4%
      Workers who carpool4.9%8.3%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit23.3%9.2%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.2%0.6%0.6%
      Workers who walk3.5%3.1%2.8%
      Working from home7.9%4.4%4.6%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The Forest Park, IL data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).