Forest is located in north Louisiana. Forest is part of West Carroll County. Forest has 1.67 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Forest population is 307, which has grown 11.64% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 2.96% and is about the same as the national average rate of 11.61%. Forest median household income is $36,250 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 3.57% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 38.15% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Forest median house value is $96,700 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 157.87% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 65.18% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Forest is better than the state average in quality. The Forest area code is 318.