Forsyth strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Illinois):
Low Rate of Poverty
People in Middle Class or Better
Median Family Income
College Educated Adults
Well-Paid Single Men
Short Commute Times
Well-Paid Single Women
Comparing Forsyth to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Illinois (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Age of the Population|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|People Above Poverty|
|Median Family Income|
|College Educated Adults|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Working at Home|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Affordability of Rents|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Nearest Medium City||6 miles N of Decatur, Illinois (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||114 miles NE of St. Louis, Missouri|
|Standard Zip Codes||62535|
|Phone Area Codes||217|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||17 to 35 F|
|Apr Temp||42 to 65 F|
|Jul Temp||65 to 88 F|
|Oct Temp||44 to 68 F|
|Annual Precip||39.7 inches|
|Jan Temp||15 to 34 F|
|Apr Temp||41 to 64 F|
|Jul Temp||64 to 88 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 68 F|
|Annual Precip||37.5 inches|
|Jan Temp||18 to 34 F|
|Apr Temp||42 to 66 F|
|Jul Temp||66 to 88 F|
|Oct Temp||45 to 68 F|
|Annual Precip||40.6 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.05|
|American Indian & Alaskan||5||0.2%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||12||0.5%|
|Est. 2005 Population||2,762|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||7.9%|
|French (except Basque)||2.9%|
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Penn Foster College
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Since 1888, The University of Scranton has grounded its education in Catholic and Jesuit principles based on intellectual growth and integrity, all of which shape the online master’s and certificate programs.
Ohio University has offered distance learning educational opportunities for more than 100 years.
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Sacred Heart University Online
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