The city of Forrest City is located in the county of St. Francis. It covers a total area of 42.0 sq. km. Industries related to advertising, aviation, alternative medicine, architecture, automotive, finance, construction, apparel, commercial printing, pharmaceuticals, farm equipment and freight forwarding, contribute to the local economy in a positive way. Commercial spaces are utilized by youth organization centers, truck repairing services, stores of sporting goods and seafood restaurants, contribute to the local economy in a positive way.