Forest Park, Ohio Population 2022

20,483
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Forest Park is a city located in Ohio. With a 2020 population of 20,483, it is the 85th largest city in Ohio and the 2242nd largest city in the United States. Forest Park is currently growing at a rate of 0.72% annually and its population has increased by 1.46% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 20,189 in 2020. Spanning over 6 miles, Forest Park has a population density of 3,176 people per square mile.

The average household income in Forest Park is $71,142 with a poverty rate of 12.87%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. 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: 57.09%
  • White: 25.91%
  • Other race: 5.91%
  • Asian: 5.22%
  • Two or more races: 5.01%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.82%
  • Native American: 0.05%
The current population of Forest Park, Ohio is 20,483 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 20,189.

Forest Park, Ohio Population 2022

Population by Race

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Forest Park Population by Race

Forest Park Population Pyramid 2022

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Forest Park Median Age

34.3


Total

32.1


Male

36.1


Female

Forest Park Adults

There are 13,936 adults, (2,733 of whom are seniors) in Forest Park.

Forest Park Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

24.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Forest Park Sex Ratio

Female

9,525

51.12%

Male

9,107

48.88%

Forest Park Population by Age

Forest Park Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Forest Park Household Types

56.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Forest Park Households and Families

3.37

Average Family Size

2.68

Average Household Size

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Forest Park Households by Type

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Forest Park Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Forest Park Educational Attainment by Race

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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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$38,011

Average Earnings

$40,325

Average Male

$34,636

Average Female

Forest Park Earnings by Educational Attainment

Forest Park Language by Age

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Forest Park Language

81.29% of Forest Park residents speak only English, while 18.71% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.49% of the population.

Forest Park Language

Forest Park Poverty by Race

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12.87%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.62%

Male Poverty Rate

15.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Forest Park

The race most likely to be in poverty in Forest Park is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Forest Park is Multiple, with 12.61% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.99%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.94%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.02%.

Forest Park Poverty

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Forest Park Poverty Rate by Education

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Forest Park Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Forest Park Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Forest Park Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

38.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.3%

Male Marriage Rate

38.6%

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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1,116

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Forest Park Veterans by War

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Forest Park Veterans by Age

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Forest Park Veterans by Race

Forest Park Veterans by Education

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1.53%

Veteran Poverty Rate

12.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Forest Park Veterans by Education

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69.4%

Labor Force Participation

66.7%

Employment Rate

3.9%

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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62.81%

Born in Forest Park

85.17%

Native Born

14.83%

Foreign Born

10.10%

Non Citizen

4.73%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

85.17% of Forest Park residents were born in the United States, with 62.81% having been born in Ohio. 10.10% 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

Forest Park Population by Year