Forest Park, GA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 7,187 housing units in Forest Park. This represents a 2.8% growth from 6,993 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 7,187 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Forest Park is about 55%. Forest Park's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.5%. Average household size is 2.98 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Forest Park were built after 1963.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.50%
One Bedroom9.50%
Two Bedrooms40%
Three Bedrooms40.10%
Four Bedrooms6.60%
Five Bedrooms or more1.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.86
Median year structure was built1960
Median Value of occupied units$69,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$74,100

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.12
Median year structure was built1968
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$510

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4.60%
Home Equity Loan3.50%
Simple Mortgage61.70%
Debt Free30.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.1%