Forsyth, Missouri Population 2022

2,826
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Forsyth is a city located in Taney County Missouri. Forsyth has a 2020 population of 2,826. It is also the county seat of Taney County. Forsyth is currently growing at a rate of 1.73% annually and its population has increased by 3.52% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,730 in 2010.

The average household income in Forsyth is $50,536 with a poverty rate of 18.25%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $558 per month, and the median house value is $147,500. The median age in Forsyth is 47 years, 47.4 years for males, and 45.6 years for females.

Forsyth Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Forsythwas:

  • White: 89.92%
  • Two or more races: 3.59%
  • Black or African American: 2.89%
  • Asian: 1.41%
  • Native American: 1.29%
  • Other race: 0.90%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Forsyth, Missouri is 2,826 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,730.

Forsyth, Missouri Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,30289.92%
Black or African American742.89%
American Indian and Alaska Native331.29%
Asian361.41%
Some Other Race230.90%
Two or More Races923.59%
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Forsyth Population by Race

Forsyth Population Pyramid 2022

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Forsyth Median Age

57.4


Total

53.1


Male

59.1


Female

Forsyth Adults

There are 2,155 adults, (998 of whom are seniors) in Forsyth.

Forsyth Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

86.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35

Child Dependency Ratio

Forsyth Sex Ratio

Female

1,329

51.91%

Male

1,231

48.09%

Forsyth Population by Age

Forsyth Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Forsyth Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Female89%11%
Married82.2%17.8%
All70.4%29.6%
Non Family55.1%44.9%

70.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Forsyth Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1851.9570.4
Married5162.7382.2
Male372.95100
Female732.5989
Non Family5591.0955.1

2.55

Average Family Size

1.95

Average Household Size

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Forsyth Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade532.57%
9th to 12th Grade23011.17%
High School Graduate68833.41%
Some College39919.38%
Associates Degree1728.35%
Bachelors Degree2029.81%
Graduate Degree31515.30%
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Forsyth Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Forsyth Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Native American303014
White1,8471,612491
2+ Races553912
Other Race2323
Hispanic3329
Asian3225
Black6847

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 46.67%.

Forsyth Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,683$55,750$29,519
Less Than 9th Grade$51,086$$50,855
High School Graduate$26,667$30,500$25,714
Some College$20,795$22,188$14,922
Bachelors Degree$53,750$70,536$53,309
Graduate Degree$70,270$71,267$47,708

$36,683

Average Earnings

$55,750

Average Male

$29,519

Average Female

Forsyth Earnings by Educational Attainment

Forsyth Language by Age

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Forsyth Language

96.06% of Forsyth residents speak only English, while 3.94% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.15% of the population.

Forsyth Language

Forsyth Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic998989.90%
Asian361644.44%
Native26623.08%
Multiple922122.83%
White2,03228514.03%
Other23NaN%

18.25%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.46%

Male Poverty Rate

20.61%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Forsyth

The race most likely to be in poverty in Forsyth is Hispanic, with 89.90% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Forsyth is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.60%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.79%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.61%.

Forsyth Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.16%
High School15.15%
Some College21.32%
Bachelors or Greater2.93%

Forsyth Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed1.92%
Male Unemployed79.17%
Female Employed9.81%
Female Unemployed66.67%

Forsyth Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Forsyth Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$37,248$53,861
Families$68,333$74,208
Married Families$64,783-
Non Families$25,509$30,113
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Income by Household Type

Forsyth Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.0%

Male Marriage Rate

41.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Forsyth Married by Age and Sex

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Forsyth Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Forsyth Marital Status by Race

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Forsyth Marital Status

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289

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War24
First Gulf War27
Vietnam114
Korea109
World War II15

Forsyth Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5445
55 to 6419
65 to 7476
75+149

Forsyth Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White28314.70%
Black68.11%

Forsyth Veterans by Race

Forsyth Veterans by Education

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15.41%

Veteran Poverty Rate

62.01%

Veteran Disability Rate

Forsyth Veterans by Education

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36.9%

Labor Force Participation

35.5%

Employment Rate

3.6%

Unemployment Rate

Forsyth Employment by Age

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Forsyth Employment by Race

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Forsyth Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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50.08%

Born in Forsyth

97.62%

Native Born

2.38%

Foreign Born

1.52%

Non Citizen

0.86%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.62% of Forsyth residents were born in the United States, with 50.08% having been born in Missouri. 1.52% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Forsyth Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20102,2550.00%
20112,303482.13%
20122,351482.08%
20132,399482.04%
20142,447482.00%
20152,495481.96%
20162,543481.92%
20172,591481.89%
20182,639481.85%
20192,687481.82%
20202,730431.60%
20212,778481.76%
20222,826481.73%

Forsyth Population by Year