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Forest Park, Ohio
(Hamilton County)

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Welcome to Forest Park ...

The city of Forest Park is located in Hamilton County<1>.

The location of Forest Park has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Forest Park has a population of 18,610 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Forest Park.

Forest Park is 860 feet [262 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Forest Park lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Forest Park is located in the (513) area code.

Websites for Forest Park ...

Official Website: www.forestpark.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Forest Park had an population of 18,610 people. This is a decrease of 0.59% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.38% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Forest Park had a population of 18,720 people. This makes Forest Park the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Forest Park represents 0.16% of the total population of Ohio (which has 11,536,504 people), making it the state's 97th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 18,720 people, the population of Forest Park decreased 3.82% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 19,463 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Forest Park.

Communities Also Named Forest Park ...

While we believe that this Forest Park is located in Hamilton County, we know of another 2 Ohio communities named Forest Park. Those communities are located in the following counties: Montgomery and Ottawa County.

Beyond Ohio, there are 54 communities that are also named Forest Park - they are located in Alabama (5), 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, 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.

Communities near Forest Park ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Forest Park.

  • Cincinnati [Hamilton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cincinnati
    • Cincinnati [Hamilton County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Forest Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 304,548 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cincinnati
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cincinnati<6>
  • Hamilton [Butler County]
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    • Hamilton [Butler County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Forest Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 62,148 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hamilton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hamilton<6>
  • Middletown [Butler County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middletown
    • Middletown [Butler County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Forest Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 48,925 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middletown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown<6>
  • Covington [Kenton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Covington
    • Covington [Kenton County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Forest Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 40,314 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Covington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Covington<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mason [Warren County]
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      • Mason [Warren County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Forest Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 34,300 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mason
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mason<6>
    • Oxford [Butler County]
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      • Oxford [Butler County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Forest Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 23,535 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oxford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oxford<6>
    • Lebanon [Warren County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lebanon
      • Lebanon [Warren County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Forest Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 20,761 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lebanon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lebanon<6>
    • Norwood [Hamilton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norwood
      • Norwood [Hamilton County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Forest Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,696 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norwood<6>
    • Erlanger [Kenton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Erlanger
      • Erlanger [Kenton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Forest Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,393 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Erlanger
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Erlanger<6>
    • Fort Thomas [Campbell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fort Thomas
      • Fort Thomas [Campbell County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Forest Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,261 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Thomas
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Thomas<6>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

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

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Forest Park. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Forest Park.

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Forest Park.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Forest Park. See our Newspapers 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Forest Park, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Forest Park.

Mentions & References for Forest Park

The Communities of Ohio

About Hamilton County

About Ohio

The official website for Forest Park: www.forestpark.org/

The official website for Hamilton County: www.hamilton-co.org/

The official website for State of Ohio: https://ohio.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Ohio's counties, including Hamilton, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Forest Park.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Forest Park - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Forest Park) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Forest Park. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Forest ParkOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Forest Park. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.2845, Longitude: -84.5158       In this case, the coordinates for Forest Park have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.




 

 

 

 

 


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