The city of Forest Park is located in the county of Clayton. It covers a total area of 24.0 sq. km. the economy of the city revolves around industries involved in advertising, aviation, arts and crafts, automotive, construction, cleaning, apparel, information technology, pharmaceuticals, retail, transport and health. Commercial spaces are utilized by youth organization center, toy stores, resale shops, night clubs, supermarkets, garden centers and drug stores, contributing to the local economy in a positive way.