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Information on Forest City, Rutherford County

The Town of Forest City is located in the state of North Carolina, in Rutherford County. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Town hall of Forest City at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the Town hall government by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.

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Forest City Town HALL, Rutherford County

Forest City Town Hall's addressForest City Forest City Municipal Building
128 N Powell Street, PO Box 728

Forest City, NC 28043-0728
United States
Phone number of Forest City Town Hall+1 828-248-5202
Forest City, NC emailNot available
Forest City official websitetownofforestcity.com
Mayor of Forest CityDennis Tarlton
Rutherford County, North Carolina: Vital Records Forest City vital records
Birth Certificate Order your North Carolina birth certificate online

Common questions about Forest City

What county is Forest City NC in?

Forest City, NC is located in Rutherford County

Where is Forest City, North Carolina ?

Forest City lies in Rutherford County in the southwestern part of North Carolina, USA. It is located roughly halfway between Asheville to the northwest and Charlotte to the east. Positioned within the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, it provides a central location relative to these notable cities and is part of the Greater Rutherfordton Area.

Demography of Forest City

Name of Forest City inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Population7 549 inhabitants82 / 3 511
Population density in Forest City905,2 pop/sq mi (349,5 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Forest City, NC

This Town does not have a passport office, but we suggest the following facilities near Forest City, NC
Name Street Phone number
RUTHERFORD COUNTY LIBRARY255 CALLAHAN KOON RD8282876115
CLERK OF CIVIL COURT RUTHERFORD COUNTY229 N. MAIN ST. SUITE 2038282886100
CLEVELAND COUNTY REGISTER OF DEEDS311 E. MARION ST7044844780
CAMPOBELLO POST OFFICE30 S MAIN ST8644684585
TRYON POST OFFICE95 PACOLET ST.8288599357
INMAN POST OFFICE14 BLACKSTOCK ROAD8644728401
MARION POST OFFICE215 S MAIN ST8286525838
SPARTANBURG COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY151 S CHURCH STREET8645963505
SPARTANBURG POST OFFICE250 S CHURCH ST8645850304
LYMAN POST OFFICE12490 GREENVILLE HWY8644392476
WELLFORD POST OFFICE1003 MAIN STREET8644399214
MORGANTON POST OFFICE320 SANFORD DR8284373484
SUPERIOR COURT CLERK BURKE COUNTY201 SOUTH GREEN ST8284333200
DUNCAN POST OFFICE131 W MAIN ST8644393920
HENDERSONVILLE POST OFFICE1800 FOUR SEASONS BLVD8286964336

Top 3 most popular banks in Forest City

There are 8 bank branches in Forest City.
PNC Bank, National Association is the most popular bank in Forest City with 1 branch offices, followed by Branch Banking and Trust Company with 1 branch offices and then Bank OZK with 1 branch offices.

Find below all bank branches in Forest City:

Bank's name Number of branch offices Service Type
PNC Bank, National Association1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Branch Banking and Trust Company1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Bank OZK1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Wells Fargo Bank, National Association1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Carolina Trust Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
HomeTrust Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Fifth Third Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Woodforest National Bank1Full Service Retail Office
More info about banks in Forest City

Forest City administrative numbers

Forest City Town code3724080
Forest City Town postcode28043

Information on Forest City, Rutherford County

Cities twinned with Forest CityCurrently, the town Forest City isn’t twinned
Natural parksForest City isn't part of a natural park

Transportation modes in Forest City

Airport
Spartanburg Downtown Memorial Airport 29.3 miles
Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport 36.1 miles
Foothills Regional Airport 36.7 miles

Forest City territory

Forest City area8,34 sq mi (21,60 km²)
Forest City altitude997 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 35.3334
Longitude: -81.8713
Latitude: 35° 20' 0'' North
Longitude: 81° 52' 17'' West
Time zone
UTC -5:00 (America/New_York)
Summer time : UTC -4:00
Winter time : UTC -5:00
Local time

What is Forest City close to?

Nearby cities include: Bostic, Spindale, Ruth and Rutherfordton
SpindaleBosticBostic
SpindaleNeighbouring townsBostic
ColumbusEllenboroEllenboro
Bostic 2.8 milesSpindale 3.5 milesRuth 5.4 miles
Rutherfordton 5.5 milesEllenboro 6.2 milesMooresboro 10 miles
Lattimore 12 milesChesnee 13 milesBoiling Springs 13 miles
Polkville 14 milesKingstown 14.3 milesLawndale 18.3 miles
Shelby 18.8 milesCasar 19 milesColumbus 19.9 miles
Lake Lure 20.2 milesLandrum 20.9 milesPatterson Springs 21.2 miles
Earl 21.3 milesCampobello 21.3 milesGaffney 21.5 miles

Distance between Forest City and other main cities and towns

Los Angeles : 2069 milesHouston : 876 milesPhiladelphia : 490 miles
Phoenix : 1722 milesSan Antonio : 1052 milesSan Diego : 2018 miles
Dallas : 871 milesSan Jose : 2215 milesJacksonville : 346 miles
Indianapolis : 387 milesSan Francisco : 2276 milesAustin : 985 miles
Columbus : 328 milesFort Worth : 903 milesCharlotte : 59 miles closest
Distances are calculated as the crow flies

Schools in Forest City, NC

Elementary schools in Forest City

Forest City-Dunbar Elementary School

District of Rutherford County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 477

Forrest W. Hunt Elementary School

District of Rutherford County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 399

Harris Elementary School

District of Rutherford County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 460

Mt. Vernon-Ruth Elementary School

District of Rutherford County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 284

Middle schools in Forest City

Chase Middle School

District of Rutherford County Schools
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 586

High schools in Forest City

Chase High School

District of Rutherford County Schools
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 806

Alternative schools in Forest City

Rutherford Opportunity Center

District of Rutherford County Schools
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 12
Students : 123

Leisure and activities in Forest City surrounding area

Golf course
Rutherfordton Golf Club
to Rutherfordton 5.6 miles
Cleghorn Plantation Golf & Country Club
to Rutherfordton 6.6 miles
Chesnee Country Club
to Chesnee 12.1 miles
Cherokee National Golf Course
to Gaffney 17.2 miles
Red Fox Country Club
to Tryon 17.7 miles
Woodfin Ridge Golf Club
to Inman 18.3 miles