According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Forest Park has an overall cost of living index of 85 which is 0.8x lower than the national index of 100.
Compared to only Georgia, Forest Park has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than Georgia's index of 91.
The standard of living in Forest Park ranks as #777 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Georgia. By definition, that implies Forest Park ranks as the #5,642 most expensive place in the Peach State.
|Living Expense||Forest Park||Georgia||National Average|
Housing swings affordability the most between places in Georgia, so we broke down the statistics around housing costs into more detail. It's also important to consider median household incomes to make apples-to-apples comparisons across locations.
Home and income come data comes from the most recent US Census ACS 2014-2018.
|City||Population||Cost Of Living||Vs. Forest Park|
|East Point, GA||35,031||91||1.1x|
|North Druid Hills, GA||18,074||117||1.4x|
|North Decatur, GA||15,833||109||1.3x|
|College Park, GA||14,479||93||1.1x|