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Forest Park, Alabama
(Mobile County)

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The location of Forest Park









Welcome to Forest Park ...

Forest Park is located in Mobile County.

The location of Forest Park has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Forest Park is near sea level<2>.

Time Zone: Forest Park lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Forest Park lies within the (251) area code.

Communities near Forest Park ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Bayou La Batre   [Map]   2,512   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Chickasaw   [Map]   5,794   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Daphne   [Map]   25,960   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Fairhope   [Map]   20,935   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Mobile   [Map]   190,265   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Prichard   [Map]   21,732   N   10 miles [16.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Forest Park.

Communities Also Named Forest Park ...

While we believe that this Forest Park is located in Mobile County, we know of another 4 Alabama communities named Forest Park. Those communities are located in the following counties: Coffee, Houston, Jefferson and Madison County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 54 communities that are also named Forest Park - they are located in Arkansas, California (2), Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia (5), Illinois (2), Indiana (2), Louisiana (2), Maryland (4), Massachusetts (2), Missouri (2), Montana, New Mexico, New York (2), North Carolina, Ohio (3), Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (3), South Carolina (3), Tennessee, Utah, Virginia (5) and Washington.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Forest Park.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Forest Park. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Forest Park. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Forest Park.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Forest Park:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Forest Park ...

Looking for more information about Forest Park? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Forest Park? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Forest Park, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Forest Park.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Forest Park. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Mobile County: www.mobilecounty.org/

The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Forest Park - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Forest Park) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Forest Park. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.6288, Longitude: -88.0889     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Forest Park have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Forest Park.

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