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People

Total Population 2,068
Male Share of the Population 47.8%
Female Share of the Population 52.2%
Senior Citizens 31.8%
Employed Population 16+ 712
Age of the Population 54

Families

% of people married 50.6%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 18%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $50,054
% Above Poverty Level 85.9%
% Below Poverty Level 14.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 25 minutes
% Working from Home 6%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.4%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 37%
Median Gross Rent $675
Median House Value $128,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 17.7%
US/American 0%
English 15.4%
Irish 19%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Forsyth Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 38 miles S of Springfield, Missouri (center to center)
Nearest Large City 164 miles E of Tulsa, Oklahoma
County Taney
Standard Zip Codes 65653
Phone Area Codes 417
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 36.685
Longitude -93.119

Forsyth Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station OZARK BEACH
Distance 1.5 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 44 F
Apr Temp 41 to 69 F
Jul Temp 64 to 90 F
Oct Temp 43 to 72 F
Annual Precip 43.1 inches
Station GALENA 1 SW
Distance 21.7 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 43 F
Apr Temp 42 to 69 F
Jul Temp 65 to 89 F
Oct Temp 44 to 71 F
Annual Precip 45 inches
Station WASOLA
Distance 31.7 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 43 F
Apr Temp 44 to 69 F
Jul Temp 67 to 89 F
Oct Temp 46 to 71 F
Annual Precip 41.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Branson 11,084 $46,679
Branson West 434 $51,563
Hollister 4,441 $30,591

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Forsyth High Schools

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FORSYTH HIGH
178 PANTHER ST
417-546-6383
Serves 354 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 11.6

DELMINA WOODS YOUTH FACILITY
8872 STATE HWY H
417-634-3196
A Non-traditional School
Serves 18 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 6

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