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  1. Public Schools
    C-
  2. Crime & Safety
    C
  3. Housing
    C
  4. Nightlife
    B-
  5. Good for Families
    C
  6. Diversity
    C+
  7. Jobs
    C
  8. Weather
    B-
  9. Cost of Living
    B-
  10. Health & Fitness
    C-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A-
  12. Commute
    B
Forest Park is a neighborhood in Baltimore, Maryland with a population of 1,561. Forest Park is in Baltimore City County. Living in Forest Park offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes. In Forest Park there are a lot of parks. Many retirees live in Forest Park and residents tend to be liberal.
About Forest Park...
Population
1,561

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$177,934
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$979
National
$949
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    46%
  • Own
    54%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
C
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    462.5
    282.7
  • Murder
    99.1
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    297.3
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    660.7
    500.1
  • Theft
    462.5
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    0
    284

Residents

Diversity
C+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$47,849
National
$55,322
Families with Children
9%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    7%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    8%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    34%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    40%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    11%
    13%
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Forest Park Reviews

2 reviews
Older populace . Nice people , nice neighborhood. Don’t believe the bad image portrayed by folks who have never stepped foot here. There are good people everywhere . Forest Park is a nice, welcoming neighborhood.
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Despite the rough exterior, it's a very comfortable place to live. Supermarket is close, people are personable, and I've hardly ever felt unsafe living here.