GA

National Population : 333,590,059
Georgia State Population : 10,835,660

About Forsyth, GA

Forsyth, GA is located in Monroe County in the state of Georgia.

The total City Population for Forsyth is about 5,270 with about 270 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 16,374.

The Average Home Value is $153,200.00, which is roughly 9% higher than the Average Home Value of $139,998.00 for the state of Georgia, and roughly 19% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $52,570.00, which is roughly 6% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $49,600.00 for the state of Georgia, and roughly 9% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Forsyth is about 17.6%.

Georgia is ranked #51 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 7.47 out of 100.

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Voting

Monroe County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 60.36% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 70.93%
Democratic: 28.12%
Libertarian: 0.95%


Nearby Locations

Juliette, GA (9.60 mi.)
Barnesville, GA (12.90 mi.)
Musella, GA (13.38 mi.)
Flovilla, GA (14.92 mi.)
Yatesville, GA (15.07 mi.)
Hillsboro, GA (16.43 mi.)
Round Oak, GA (16.43 mi.)
Milner, GA (16.63 mi.)
Jackson, GA (18.26 mi.)
The Rock, GA (18.54 mi.)
Lizella, GA (18.79 mi.)
Payne City, GA (19.86 mi.)
Macon, GA (19.86 mi.)
Payne, GA (19.86 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 31029
Latitude : 33.025365
Longitude : -83.924234
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 681 ft.
Area Code(s) : 478, 706

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.60
Male Population Estimate : 50.50%
Female Population Estimate : 48.97%
Median Age : 39.1
Male Median Age : 37.6
Female Median Age : 40.7

White Population Estimate : 67.19%
Black Population Estimate : 30.74%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.81%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.04%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.04%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.68%
Other Population Estimate : 0.90%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Forsyth specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Monroe County: About 6 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Monroe County: About 178 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Monroe County is about 32% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 38% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.