Forsyth, GA

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Living in Forsyth

Forsyth is a very small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 4,384 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Forsyth is the 167th largest community in Georgia.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Forsyth is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Forsyth is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Forsyth who work in office and administrative support (15.86%), teaching (14.05%), and sales jobs (11.28%).

Also of interest is that Forsyth has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

As is often the case in a small city, Forsyth doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

The population of Forsyth overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Forsyth, 22.79% have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Forsyth in 2018 was $28,276, which is upper middle income relative to Georgia, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $113,104 for a family of four. However, Forsyth contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Forsyth is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Forsyth home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Forsyth residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Forsyth include Scots-Irish, German, Irish, English, and African.

The most common language spoken in Forsyth is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.

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