Latest Data (2017)
Population 5,655
Nationwide Rank 4403

Quick Facts

Forest, Mississippi is the 4,403rd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Forest, Mississippi is a city.

Forest, Mississippi is currently 5.4% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Forest, Mississippi's growth is below average. 76% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Forest, Mississippi Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
4393 Deer Park, Ohio 5,679 -5.2%
4394 Westville, Indiana 5,678 9.6%
4395 Malone, New York 5,674 -6.4%
4396 Taos, New Mexico 5,668 19.3%
4397 Anthony, Texas 5,665 46.4%
4398 Henryetta, Oklahoma 5,664 -7.8%
4399 Pontoon Beach, Illinois 5,664 -1.5%
4400 Lake Bluff, Illinois 5,662 -6.7%
4401 Thompson's Station, Tennessee 5,662 269.1%
4402 Marion, Virginia 5,659 -10.7%
4403 Forest, Mississippi 5,655 -5.3%
4404 Richmond, Missouri 5,655 -7.6%
4405 Zimmerman, Minnesota 5,654 93.7%
4406 Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin 5,653 -6.0%
4407 Warren, Arkansas 5,653 -12.7%
4408 Webster, New York 5,652 8.4%
4409 Lebanon, Kentucky 5,651 -4.2%
4410 Mount Carmel, Pennsylvania 5,650 -11.3%
4411 West Bountiful, Utah 5,650 23.7%
4412 Chadron, Nebraska 5,648 0.4%
4413 Pelham Manor, New York 5,643 3.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In Mississippi

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2867 Yazoo City 10,987 -9.6%
2914 West Point 10,675 -11.9%
2927 Petal 10,633 7.8%
2981 Picayune 10,382 -1.5%
3174 Indianola 9,433 -21.4%
3251 Flowood 9,061 62.7%
3335 New Albany 8,757 13.7%
3360 Booneville 8,693 0.7%
3559 Diamondhead 8,071
3619 Senatobia 7,869 12.1%
3706 Holly Springs 7,621 -4.3%
3823 Philadelphia 7,271 -1.4%
3832 Batesville 7,241 -3.0%
3838 Richland 7,220 15.5%
3921 Amory 6,958 -8.3%
3939 Kosciusko 6,891 -6.4%
4135 Waveland 6,354 -20.2%
4158 Louisville 6,279 -10.2%
4227 Pontotoc 6,077 12.7%
4247 Columbia 6,037 -8.6%
4319 Pass Christian 5,878 -10.7%
4403 Forest 5,655 -5.3%
4548 Aberdeen 5,328 -16.8%
4577 Ripley 5,278 -3.7%
4727 Saltillo 4,987 46.8%
4782 Waynesboro 4,903 -14.8%
4815 Crystal Springs 4,853 -17.2%
4832 Carthage 4,822 4.1%
4986 Ellisville 4,549 9.4%
4990 Wiggins 4,543 17.5%
5063 Florence 4,427 73.8%
5167 Winona 4,280 -21.1%
5173 Magee 4,274 1.8%
5352 Fulton 4,011 2.8%
5384 Leland 3,981 -27.3%
5477 Hazlehurst 3,852 -12.2%
5772 Houston 3,464 -14.7%
5803 Morton 3,423 -1.7%
5860 Water Valley 3,362 -9.2%
5916 Baldwyn 3,304 -0.6%
5979 Verona 3,246 -2.8%
6003 Newton 3,219 -12.8%
6171 Lucedale 3,062 23.1%
6265 Iuka 2,964 -2.9%
6296 Poplarville 2,929 12.4%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 5,655 4,403
2016 5,672 4,386
2015 5,695 4,371
2014 5,744 4,334
2013 5,725 4,326
2012 5,710 4,322
2011 5,722 4,301
2010 5,684 4,298
2009 6,033 4,114
2008 6,027 4,096
2007 6,044 4,079
2006 6,036 4,063
2005 6,031 4,031
2004 6,003 4,018
2003 5,988 4,006
2002 5,909 4,015
2001 5,965 3,969
2000 5,976 3,953
1990 5,345 3,876