Demographics

People

Total Population4,054
Male Share of the Population44.2%
Female Share of the Population55.8%
Senior Citizens16.8%
Employed Population 16+1,320
Age of the Population36

Families

% of people married39%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher10.6%
Median Earnings25+$31,313
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$12,300
Median Earnings With High School Degree$0

Wealth

Median Family Income$37,047
% Above Poverty Level70.5%
% Below Poverty Level29.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time24 minutes
% Working from Home2.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone35.5%
Median Gross Rent$660
Median House Value$122,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)51.8%
German8.9%
English5.9%
Irish4.8%
Polish1.9%
Italian1.5%
Scottish1.1%
French Except Basque0.7%
African0.6%
Dutch0.5%
Swedish0.3%
Norwegian0.2%
Russian0.1%
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Forsyth Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyMonroe County
Standard Zip Codes31029
Phone Area Codes7,06,478
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude33.03
Approximate Longitude-83.94

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)

StationFORSYTH 6 NNW
Distance7.3 miles
Jan Temp31 to 55 F
Apr Temp45 to 75 F
Jul Temp67 to 90 F
Oct Temp47 to 75 F
Annual Precip46.4 inches
StationTHOMASTON 2 S
Distance24.8 miles
Jan Temp31 to 57 F
Apr Temp47 to 75 F
Jul Temp68 to 90 F
Oct Temp50 to 76 F
Annual Precip49.7 inches
StationEXPERIMENT
Distance25.6 miles
Jan Temp32 to 53 F
Apr Temp48 to 73 F
Jul Temp68 to 90 F
Oct Temp49 to 75 F
Annual Precip50.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Barnesville6,608$36,125
Culloden227$0
Flovilla878$53,750
Jackson4,999$42,840
Milner954$65,750
Yatesville424$57,083

Forsyth Hospitals

Monroe County Hospital
(Government - District/authority)
88 Martin Luther King Jr Drive

Forsyth Public Schools

Department Of Corrections
300 Patrol Rd
ZIP: 31029
(478) 992-5916
Other
Total Enrollment 29
Katherine B. Sutton Elementary School
1315 Ga Highway 83 N
ZIP: 31029
(478) 994-9906
Primary
Total Enrollment 511
Mary Persons High School
310 Montpelier Ave
ZIP: 31029
(478) 994-2812
High
Total Enrollment 1233
Monroe County Middle School- Banks Stephens Campus
66 Thornton Rd
ZIP: 31029
(478) 994-6186
Middle
Total Enrollment 897
Samuel E. Hubbard Elementary School
558 Ga Highway 83 S
ZIP: 31029
(478) 994-7066
Primary
Total Enrollment 592
T.g. Scott Elementary School
70 Thornton Rd
ZIP: 31029
(478) 994-3495
Primary
Total Enrollment 783

Forsyth Private Schools

Lighthouse Academy
2287 Highway 41 S
ZIP: 31029
Elementary
Total Enrollment 6
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