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Demographics

People

Total Population4,026
Male Share of the Population45.5%
Female Share of the Population54.5%
Senior Citizens17.2%
Employed Population 16+1,376
Age of the Population38

Families

% of people married39.2%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher15.8%
Median Earnings25+$27,132
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$11,821
Median Earnings With High School Degree$15,043

Wealth

Median Family Income$36,827
% Above Poverty Level69.6%
% Below Poverty Level30.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home2.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.9%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone38.1%
Median Gross Rent$650
Median House Value$106,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)55.4%
German8.2%
English5.8%
Irish4.6%
Polish2.4%
Italian1.5%
Swedish0.9%
African0.6%
French Except Basque0.4%
Dutch0.3%
Czech0.2%
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Forsyth Almanac

CategoryValue
County Monroe County
Standard Zip Codes31029
Phone Area Codes706,478
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
Barnesville6,553$33,750
Culloden256$40,833
Flovilla630$39,688
Jackson4,951$39,852
Milner1,242$51,329
Yatesville427$54,318

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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