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Demographics

People

Total Population2,373
Male Share of the Population48.3%
Female Share of the Population51.7%
Senior Citizens27.8%
Employed Population 16+757
Age of the Population49

Families

% of people married47.9%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher18.6%
Median Earnings25+$22,466
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$5,905
Median Earnings With High School Degree$21,205

Wealth

Median Family Income$50,216
% Above Poverty Level80.9%
% Below Poverty Level19.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time28 minutes
% Working from Home3.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone35%
Median Gross Rent$704
Median House Value$121,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)20.3%
Irish18.3%
English13.2%
Czech2.6%
French Except Basque2.1%
Scottish1.5%
Swedish1.3%
Italian1.3%
US/American1.2%
Romanian1.2%
Danishn0.8%
Swiss0.7%
Canadian0.5%
Russian0.5%
Norwegian0.5%
Polish0.5%
West Indian0.3%
Portuguese0.3%
Welsh0.2%
Jamaican0.2%
German0.2%
Serbian0.1%
Finnish0.1%
Dutch0.1%
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Forsyth Almanac

CategoryValue
County Taney County
Standard Zip Codes65653
Phone Area Codes417
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude36.68
Approximate Longitude-93.1

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)

StationOZARK BEACH
Distance1.5 miles
Jan Temp21 to 44 F
Apr Temp41 to 69 F
Jul Temp64 to 90 F
Oct Temp43 to 72 F
Annual Precip43.1 inches
StationGALENA 1 SW
Distance21.7 miles
Jan Temp20 to 43 F
Apr Temp42 to 69 F
Jul Temp65 to 89 F
Oct Temp44 to 71 F
Annual Precip45 inches
StationWASOLA
Distance31.7 miles
Jan Temp22 to 43 F
Apr Temp44 to 69 F
Jul Temp67 to 89 F
Oct Temp46 to 71 F
Annual Precip41.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Branson11,158$49,001
Branson West624$52,500
Hollister4,444$37,724
Reeds Spring1,047$50,833
Rockaway Beach866$53,194
Taneyville346$36,750

Forsyth Public Schools

Delmina Woods Youth Facility
8872 State Hwy H
ZIP: 65653
(417) 634-3196
Other
Total Enrollment 15
Forsyth Elem.
178 Panther St
ZIP: 65653
(417) 546-6381
Primary
Total Enrollment 445
Forsyth High
178 Panther St
ZIP: 65653
(417) 546-6383
High
Total Enrollment 398
Forsyth Middle
178 Panther St
ZIP: 65653
(417) 546-6382
Middle
Total Enrollment 359

Forsyth Private Schools

Riverview Bible Baptist Christian School
13901 Us Highway 160
ZIP: 65653
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 33
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