Forest Park, Ohio Population 2022

18,448
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Forest Park is a city located in Ohio. Forest Park has a 2020 population of 18,448. Forest Park is currently declining at a rate of -0.24% annually and its population has decreased by -1.32% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 18,695 in 2010.

The average household income in Forest Park is $71,142 with a poverty rate of 14.04%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $972 per month, and the median house value is $112,400. The median age in Forest Park is 32.7 years, 30.9 years for males, and 35.6 years for females.

Forest Park Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Forest Parkwas:

  • Black or African American: 55.85%
  • White: 24.48%
  • Two or more races: 7.11%
  • Other race: 5.83%
  • Asian: 5.69%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.94%
  • Native American: 0.11%
The current population of Forest Park, Ohio is 18,448 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 18,448.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 18,695.

Forest Park, Ohio Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American10,42055.85%
White4,56824.48%
Two or More Races1,3267.11%
Some Other Race1,0875.83%
Asian1,0615.69%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1750.94%
American Indian and Alaska Native200.11%
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Forest Park Population by Race

Forest Park Population Pyramid $2022

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Forest Park Median Age

32.7


Total

30.9


Male

35.6


Female

Forest Park Adults

There are 13,723 adults, (2,602 of whom are seniors) in Forest Park.

Forest Park Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

23.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Forest Park Sex Ratio

Female

9,438

50.59%

Male

9,219

49.41%

Forest Park Population by Age

Forest Park Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Forest Park Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female43%57%
Non Family45.8%54.2%
Male46%54%
All55.8%44.2%
Married74.2%25.8%

55.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Forest Park Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,8332.7255.8
Married2,5263.6574.2
Non Family2,4281.2145.8
Female1,3733.4543
Male5063.3146

3.4

Average Family Size

2.72

Average Household Size

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Forest Park Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4323.65%
9th to 12th Grade7776.57%
High School Graduate3,78932.03%
Some College2,72323.02%
Associates Degree8687.34%
Bachelors Degree2,21518.73%
Graduate Degree1,0258.67%
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Forest Park Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Forest Park Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black6,4805,9691,788
White3,0632,8301,010
Hispanic873673116
Asian805566221
Other Race57247273
2+ Races374362108
Islander4834
Native American181818

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Forest Park Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,009$40,426$34,686
Less Than 9th Grade$31,642$47,782$19,792
High School Graduate$32,225$34,219$31,125
Some College$35,989$38,919$32,684
Bachelors Degree$52,024$63,790$47,222
Graduate Degree$57,138$49,271$62,721

$38,009

Average Earnings

$40,426

Average Male

$34,686

Average Female

Forest Park Earnings by Educational Attainment

Forest Park Language by Age

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Forest Park Language

80.43% of Forest Park residents speak only English, while 19.57% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.42% of the population.

Forest Park Language

Forest Park Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black10,3871,55915.01%
Multiple1,23527822.51%
Hispanic1,50125116.72%
Other224NaN%
Islander17516393.14%
Asian1,06115714.80%
White3,6901564.23%
Native20210.00%

14.04%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.70%

Male Poverty Rate

18.32%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Forest Park

The race most likely to be in poverty in Forest Park is Islander, with 93.14% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Forest Park is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.79%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.79%.

Forest Park Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade19.21%
Some College14.43%
High School5.65%
Bachelors or Greater4.72%

Forest Park Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed39.31%
Male Unemployed26.12%
Female Employed10.86%
Male Employed2.04%

Forest Park Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Forest Park Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$55,694$71,142
Families$68,767$77,327
Married Families$79,152-
Non Families$41,438$57,212
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Income by Household Type

Forest Park Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

41.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.0%

Male Marriage Rate

40.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Forest Park Married by Age and Sex

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Forest Park Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Forest Park Marital Status by Race

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Forest Park Marital Status

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1,066

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam345
First Gulf War212
Second Gulf War150
Korea43
World War II6

Forest Park Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74295
55 to 64282
35 to 54259
75+130
18 to 34100

Forest Park Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black6358.40%
White3589.20%
Hispanic565.71%
2+ Races446.53%
Other Race182.67%
Native American1161.11%

Forest Park Veterans by Race

Forest Park Veterans by Education

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4.62%

Veteran Poverty Rate

16.21%

Veteran Disability Rate

Forest Park Veterans by Education

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68.1%

Labor Force Participation

65%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Forest Park Employment by Age

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Forest Park Employment by Race

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Forest Park Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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65.99%

Born in Forest Park

84.69%

Native Born

15.31%

Foreign Born

11.22%

Non Citizen

4.09%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

84.69% of Forest Park residents were born in the United States, with 65.99% having been born in Ohio. 11.22% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Forest Park Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202218,448-45-0.24%
202118,493-45-0.24%
202018,538-45-0.24%
201918,583-45-0.24%
201818,628-51-0.27%
201718,679-7-0.04%
201618,68620.01%
201518,684-29-0.15%
201418,713210.11%
201318,692370.20%
201218,655130.07%
201118,642-53-0.28%
201018,695-768-0.40%
200019,4638540.45%
199018,609430.02%
198018,5663,4272.06%
197015,1390.00%

Forest Park Population by Year