Forest, Scott County, Mississippi
Forest: City in Mississippi, United States
Forest is a city located in the county of Scott in the U.S. state of Mississippi. Its population at the 2010 census was 5,684 and a population density of 168 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 5,483 inhabitants.
Quick Facts about Forest
|Population :||5,483 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Mississippi (United States)|
|County :||Scott County|
|Different from :||forest|
|Postal code :||39074|
|Phone Area Codes :||601|
|Area :||33.93 km2|
|Altitude :||476 feet / 145 meters|
|Capital city :||Forest is capital of Scott County|
|Time Zone :||America/Chicago|
|Local time :||15:40:13 (1st April 2023)|
|Density :||162 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||-3.67% (2010-2020)|
Forest is located at 32°21'53"N 89°28'27"W (32.3645900, -89.4742300).
- Official Website
Official website of Forest
According to census records, the population of Forest decreased by 3.67% in 10 years.
People born in Forest (11)
People born in Forest, including writer Lewis Nordan, comedian Cardis Cardell Willis, football player Duke Washington, .
- Rashard Anderson (American football player) he was born in 14/06/1977
- Sheila Guyse (African-American singer, actress, and recording artist) she was born in 14/07/1925
- Todd Pinkston (Player of American football) he was born in 23/04/1977
- Marlo Perry (American football player) he was born in 25/08/1972
- Donald Grey Triplett (first person to be diagnosed with autism) he was born in 08/09/1933
- Mary Katherine Loyacano McCravey she was born in 01/04/1910
- Carla Lowry (American basketball player (1939-2015)) she was born in 17/07/1939
- Dollree Mapp she was born in 01/10/1923
Schools in Forest
College & universities near Forest, MS
|175643||East Central Community College||Decatur (MS)||39327-0129|
Amtrak & bus stations near Forest, MS
|JAN||Union Station||300 W. Capital Street||RAIL|
|MEI||Union Station||1901 Front Street||RAIL|
|LAU||Laurel station||230 North Maple Street||RAIL|
|HAZ||Hazlehurst station||North Ragsdale Ave and East Conway St.||RAIL|
|YAZ||Yazoo City||West Broadway (SR149) and North Water Street||RAIL|
Post offices near Forest
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|For Post Office||Forest (MS)||39074|
Other places with the same name (6)
- Forest , Virginia census-designated place in Bedford County, Virginia, United States with a population of 9,106 people.
- Forest , Ohio village in Ohio, United States with a population of 1,444 people.
- Forest , Indiana unincorporated community in Clinton County, Indiana with a population of 748 people.
- Forest , Wisconsin county in Wisconsin, United States with a population of 624 people.
- Forest , Louisiana human settlement in West Carroll Parish, Louisiana, United States of America with a population of 335 people.
Other cities in Scott County
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Scott County , MS.
|Morton||3,522||City in Scott County, Mississippi, USA|
|Lake||327||Town in Newton and Scott counties, Mississippi, United States|
|Sebastopol||273||Town in Leake and Scott counties, Mississippi, United States of America|
Distance to Other Cities
Forest distances to largest Mississippi cities