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Average Rent in Forest Park, GA

Avg. RentAnnual Change
Forest Park 1 Bed - $1,0310%
Forest Park 2 Beds - $1,272+8%
Last updated 6/17/2024

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Demographics

Education

High School

66%

Associate's

25%

Bachelor's

7%

Master's

1%

Doctorate

0%

Family Size

2 people

33%

3 people

21%

4 people

22%

5 people

15%

6+ people

8%

Household Income

0-50k

67%

50-100k

27%

100-150k

5%

150-200k

0%

200k+

0%

Age

0-10

16%

10-20

14%

20-45

37%

45-65

24%

65+

10%

Affordability

Percentage: 4/54/5

Renters gave this area a 4 out of 5 for affordability

Last updated 6/17/2024

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Rent Trends

Average rent in Forest Park, GA

In Forest Park, GA, as of 2024, the average rent for apartments ranges from $1,031 to $1,272. For those seeking a 1-bedroom apartments, the average rent is $1,031. And for a 2-bedroom apartment, renters can expect to pay an average of $1,272.

Annual Rent Change Over the Past 12 Months

1 Bed

0%

Changed from $1,031 to $1,031
2 Beds

+8%

Changed from $1,178 to $1,272
Last updated 6/17/2024

Rent Ranges

Apartment PricesProportion
17%
22%
36%
19%
7%

Compare Other Cities

CityStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Duluth$2,1890%
Norcross$1,988+6%
Alpharetta$1,889-13%
Dunwoody$1,599-9%
Sandy Springs$1,594+2%
Atlanta$1,586-10%
Lawrenceville$1,532-1%
Woodstock$1,527--
Kennesaw$1,469-18%
McDonough$1,392-25%
Covington$1,337--
Smyrna$1,286-8%
Roswell$1,2100%
Marietta$1,084+8%
Buford$1,079+2%
Stone Mountain$1,057-17%
East Point$1,050--
Douglasville$9400%
Cartersville$899--
Decatur$7490%
City1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Dunwoody$1,949+9%
Duluth$1,910+13%
Alpharetta$1,890-12%
McDonough$1,847-12%
Atlanta$1,755-13%
Cumming$1,750-7%
Woodstock$1,667+7%
Kennesaw$1,571-4%
Sandy Springs$1,557-10%
Decatur$1,555+6%
Lawrenceville$1,514+1%
Buford$1,470-15%
Newnan$1,4520%
Cartersville$1,425+29%
Stockbridge$1,395-5%
Smyrna$1,387-18%
Norcross$1,370+5%
Marietta$1,344-14%
Roswell$1,305-7%
Stone Mountain$1,282-2%
Douglasville$1,275-9%
Covington$1,103+13%
East Point$1,1000%
Conyers$1,001-24%
City2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Dunwoody$2,599+15%
Cumming$2,380+9%
Duluth$2,349+14%
McDonough$2,286-12%
Alpharetta$2,285-16%
Atlanta$2,248-14%
Woodstock$2,227+17%
Kennesaw$2,079+6%
Sandy Springs$1,972-8%
Buford$1,837-11%
Lawrenceville$1,780+1%
Decatur$1,747+15%
Smyrna$1,747-18%
Newnan$1,747+2%
Marietta$1,635-7%
Norcross$1,616+3%
Stockbridge$1,585-5%
Roswell$1,562-14%
Covington$1,410+18%
Douglasville$1,400-13%
Stone Mountain$1,397-5%
Conyers$1,307-14%
Cartersville$1,295-10%
East Point$1,225-5%

Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

26%

15-30 Mins

32%

30-40 Mins

17%

40-60 Mins

10%

60+ Mins

15%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 4040

Walk Score®

Walkable

No

Say 11 of 13 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 8 of 13 renters

Percentage: 4141

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 7 of 13 renters

Area Amenities

Top Score

Grocery Stores

3.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Suffice to say, this place is great for groceries.

  1. A high number of grocery stores per resident
  2. 15% more grocery stores than average
  3. Significantly more grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

3.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Rest assured, you won't go hungry around here.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 47% fewer restaurants than average
  3. A standard number of restaurants compared to areas of a similar size

Nightlife

3.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The perfect place to paint the town red.

  1. A high number of bars and clubs per resident
  2. 55% fewer bars and clubs than average
  3. Significantly more bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Parks

3.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll be living the park life in Forest Park.

  1. A high number of parks per resident
  2. 53% more parks than average
  3. Significantly more parks than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

3.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Looking good! Forest Park scores high for health and fitness.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. 75% fewer gyms than average
  3. 57% fewer gyms than areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Forest Park has the right frame of mind for art.

  1. A high number of fine art centers per resident
  2. 50% fewer fine art centers than average
  3. Significantly more fine art centers than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Bumper sticker city. This place is good for filling up.

  1. A high number of gas stations per resident
  2. 64% more gas stations than average
  3. 97% more gas stations than areas of a similar size

Coffee

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The coffee scene is lukewarm in Forest Park.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. 100% fewer coffee shops than average
  3. 100% fewer coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The retail inventory is low in Forest Park.

  1. A high number of shops per resident
  2. An average number of shops
  3. 43% more shops than areas of a similar size

Medical Care

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We have a bone to pick with this Forest Park's access to medical care.

  1. Few medical facilities per resident
  2. 69% fewer medical facilities than average
  3. A standard number of medical facilities compared to areas of a similar size

Pet Services

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We're not mutts about Forest Park.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. 88% fewer pet facilities than average
  3. 79% fewer pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Area Features

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 13 of 13 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 13 of 13 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 12 of 13 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 12 of 13 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 11 of 13 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 11 of 13 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 10 of 13 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 10 of 13 renters

Maintained Yards

Yes

Say 9 of 13 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

Yes

Say 7 of 13 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 7 of 13 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 7 of 13 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

No

Say 7 of 13 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 7 of 13 renters

Safe For Families

No

Say 7 of 13 renters

Nearby Parks

No

Say 8 of 13 renters

Tree Lined Streets

No

Say 9 of 13 renters

Well Lit

No

Say 9 of 13 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 10 of 13 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 12 of 13 renters

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in Forest Park

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About

Forest Park, GA

Overview of Forest Park

Forest Park, GA is a city in Clayton County located just nine miles from Atlanta. This suburban city enjoys convenient interstate access, with interstates 75 and 285 conveniently located within the city limits. According to City-Data, Forest Park was home to about 18,500 people in 2010. Additionally, the city enjoys a young and vibrant lifestyle. The median resident age in Forest Park is just 31.5 years, which is significantly less than the Georgia median age of 40 years. Those searching for Forest Park apartments for rent will appreciate the area's diverse population, access to urban amenities, and proximity to Atlanta.

Living in Forest Park, GA

Prior to 1908, the town that would become Forest Park was a small square mile of land first called Forest Station, and then Astor. When Forest Park was incorporated in 1908, the region's identity slowly began to change. Previously a largely agricultural region, the area started to see the effects of suburbanization as Atlanta's population grew throughout the 20th century. Railroad access, highways, and other amenities helped Forest Park transform into the hub that it is today.

Today, Forest Park is widely recognized for its diversity and vibrancy. Of residents older than 25, about 65 percent hold high school degrees. Additionally, more than 20 percent of the population consists of immigrants, which helps the city maintain its cultural awareness and dynamic nature.

Those searching for Forest Park rentals will also appreciate the area's military presence. Forest Park is home to the Fort Gillem Military Reservation, a 1,465-acre site that comprises a large part of the city's economic and social structure.

Forest Park Attractions and Special Events

Forest Park is home to the National Museum of Commercial Aviation. This 6,000-square-foot museum gives visitors the chance to study artifacts, modern airplanes, historic objects, and antique aviation toys. Visitors can take a trip back into the 1930s, when air travel began making an impact in modern history.

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