Forest Park, IL has a population of 14,137 people with a median age of 38.8 and a median household income of $51,552. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Forest Park, IL declined from 14,194 to 14,137, a 0.4% decrease and its median household income declined from $51,927 to $51,552, a 0.72% decrease.
The population of Forest Park, IL is 47.5% White, 30.9% Black, and 10.5% Asian. 18.6% of the people in Forest Park, IL speak a non-English language, and 92.4% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Forest Park, IL are Concordia University-Chicago, with 1,482 graduates, Dominican University, with 932 graduates, and Lincoln College of Technology-Melrose Park, with 359 graduates.
The median property value in Forest Park, IL is $205,500, and the homeownership rate is 52.6%. Most people in Forest Park, IL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 30.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Forest Park, IL is 1 car per household.
Forest Park, IL is a census place located in Cook County, IL. It borders Berwyn, IL; Maywood, IL; North Riverside, IL; Oak Park, IL; and River Forest, IL.