Forest Park in Clayton County, Georgia

Clayton

Forest Park was originally founded by farming families with an influx of railroad employees, but today is home to more than 20,000 people and has become a viable center for commerce.

Forest Park, GA Drive Times

Entertainment
Atlanta Braves - Truist Park
31 mins - (28.9 mi)
Mercedes Benz Stadium
23 mins - (16.8 mi)
Infinite Energy Center
46 mins - (43.3 mi)
Work Life
Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Int. Airport
17 mins - (13.4 mi)
Quick Interstate Access
I-75
Average Commute Time
23 minutes
Shopping & Dining
Buckhead Shops/Dining
32 mins - (22.7 mi)
Lenox Square
29 mins - (24.2 mi)
Ponce City Market
23 mins - (18.6 mi)
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Forest Park, Georgia Demographics

Familes & Kids

Families 69%
With Kids 30%

Median Age

25

Total Population

2,749

Male 1,273
Female 1,476

Travel to Work

Drive Alone
75%
Carpool
11%
Public Transit
2%
Walk
8%
Other
1%
Work at Home
3%

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Forest Park Area Schools

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    Elite Scholars Academy School

    7923 Fielder Rd; Jonesboro, GA 30236
    Public 6th-12th  |  624 students
    Metro Atlanta School Rank: 14th
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    Martha Ellen Stilwell School for the Performing Arts

    2580 Mount Zion Pkwy; Jonesboro, GA 30236
    Public 9th-12th  |  626 students
    Metro Atlanta School Rank: 25th
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    Jonesboro High School

    7728 MOUNT ZION BOULEVARD; Jonesboro, GA 30236
    Public 9th-12th  |  1,343 students
    Metro Atlanta School Rank: 143rd
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    Forest Park High School

    5452 PHILLIPS DRIVE; Forest Park, GA 30297
    Public 9th-12th  |  1,728 students
    Metro Atlanta School Rank: 153rd
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    Morrow High School

    2299 OLD REX MORROW ROAD; Morrow, GA 30260
    Public 9th-12th  |  1,829 students
    Metro Atlanta School Rank: 146th
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    Mount Zion High School

    2535 MOUNT ZION PARKWAY; Jonesboro, GA 30236
    Public 9th-12th  |  1,273 students
    Metro Atlanta School Rank: 158th

Nearby City & Neighborhoods

Jonesboro

The county seat of Clayton, Jonesboro is known as the official “home” of Margaret Mitchell’s “Gone With the Wind” and maintains its historic atmosphere with stately homes and beautiful landscapes.

Lake City

Lake City’s pride and joy is the Lake City Community Center, a nearly 5,000-square-foot multi-use facility designed for weddings, birthday parties, reunions and city meetings.  

Morrow

Morrow is home to Clayton State University, the Southeast Region Branch of U.S. Archives, the Georgia Archives, Reynolds Nature Preserve and Spivey Hall, a stunning performance center.

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