StatisticForest ParkSpringfieldMassachusetts
Population27,734153,9916,949,503
Population density (sq mi)7,1924,832894
Median age33.232.639.4
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:10.9:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a38%53%
Families w/ Kids under 1852%49%43%
Speak Englishn/a61%77%
Speak Spanishn/a33%9%

Key findings

  • The population density in Forest Park is 49% higher than Springfield
  • The median age in Forest Park is 2% higher than Springfield
  • In Forest Park 59.73% of the population is White
  • In Forest Park 18.31% of the population is Black
  • In Forest Park 4.37% of the population is Asian

Compare Springfield, MA Demographics

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      Forest Park population breakdown by race

      RaceForest ParkSpringfieldMassachusetts
      White59.73%58.02%79.26%
      Black18.31%20.97%7.26%
      Asian4.37%2.06%6.11%
      American Indian0.91%0.56%0.21%
      Native Hawaiian0.12%0.03%0.03%
      Mixed race4.59%4.15%3.01%
      Other race11.98%14.22%4.13%
      In Forest Park, 43.2% 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.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Forest Park age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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