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Forrest City is a city in Saint Francis County.
It is the county seat.
The community was named after Confederate Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest
The latitude of Forrest City is 35.008N. The longitude is -90.789W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 253 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 14,351.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Forrest City demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Saint Francis County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 72322 ZIP code.
5% of Forrest City residents report German ancestry, and 4% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Forrest City ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Forrest City was $11,716, compared with $21,587 nationally.
12% of Forrest City residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Forrest City, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $298. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $667.
Libraries in Forrest City include Forrest City Public Library ... View libraries
Newspapers in Forrest City include Forrest City Times-Herald
Saint Francis County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Forrest City political report.
The average commute time for Forrest City workers is 20 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 6 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Forrest City between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of 4.1 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was slightly lower than the national norm.
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