Forsyth, Missouri Population 2020

2,604

Forsyth is a city located in Missouri. With a 2020 population of 2,604, it is the 205th largest city in Missouri and the 6687th largest city in the United States. Forsyth is currently growing at a rate of 0.66% annually and its population has increased by 15.48% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,255 in 2010. Spanning over 3 miles, Forsyth has a population density of 774 people per square mile.

The average household income in Forsyth is $55,693 with a poverty rate of 20.24%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $687 per month, and the median house value is $114,300. The median age in Forsyth is 50.5 years, 49.7 years for males, and 52.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.6 males.

Forsyth Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Forsyth was:

  • White: 91.01%
  • Two or more races: 3.04%
  • Asian: 2.17%
  • Black or African American: 2.13%
  • Other race: 1.03%
  • Native American: 0.63%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Forsyth, Missouri is 2,604, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,570.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,255.

Forsyth, Missouri Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,30891.01%
Two or More Races773.04%
Asian552.17%
Black or African American542.13%
Some Other Race261.03%
American Indian and Alaska Native160.63%

Forsyth Population Pyramid 2020

Forsyth Median Age

50.5


Total

49.7


Male

52.2


Female

Forsyth Adults

There are 2,040 adults, (775 of whom are seniors) in Forsyth.

Forsyth Age Dependency

100.5

Age Dependency Ratio

61.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Forsyth Sex Ratio

Female

1,317

51.93%

Male

1,219

48.07%

Forsyth Households and Families

Forsyth Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Forsyth Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female82.4%17.6%
Married81.4%18.6%
All66.4%33.6%
Male52.7%47.3%
Non Family50.6%49.4%

66.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9822.3166.4
Non Family4291.1950.6
Married4243.1981.4
Female743.0582.4
Male553.2952.7

2.95

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

7.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Forsyth Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1015.40%
9th to 12th Grade1518.08%
High School Graduate67636.17%
Some College49426.43%
Associates Degree1417.54%
Bachelors Degree21311.40%
Graduate Degree934.98%

Forsyth Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,6731,442256
Hispanic565616
Asian484222
Black4732
Multiple Races43433
Other Race2626
Native American11119

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 81.82%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,000$41,250$21,551
Less Than High School$5,694$2,500$
High School Grad$22,443$35,341$20,184
Some College$22,692$25,750$22,426
Bachelors Degree$54,250$63,977$53,167
Graduate Degree$$75,179$250,000

$29,000

Average Earnings

$41,250

Average Male

$21,551

Average Female

Forsyth Language

Forsyth Language by Age

Forsyth Language

96.84% of Forsyth residents speak only English, while 3.16% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 2.04% of the population.

Forsyth Poverty

Forsyth Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,01836017.84%
Hispanic965860.42%
Multiple741621.62%
Asian551527.27%
Other261557.69%
Native16743.75%

20.24%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.62%

Male Poverty Rate

23.35%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Forsyth

The race most likely to be in poverty in Forsyth is Hispanic, with 60.42% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Forsyth is White, with 17.84% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.83%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.77%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.37%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.27%
High School19.82%
Some College17.55%
Bachelors or Greater3.34%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed36.59%
Female Unemployed23.53%
Female Employed16.29%
Male Employed1.76%

Forsyth Income

Forsyth Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,872$55,693
Families$52,361$62,914
Married Families$54,688-
Non Families$25,640$42,757

Forsyth Marital Status

Forsyth Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.1%

Male Marriage Rate

42.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Forsyth Married by Age and Sex

Forsyth Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Forsyth Marital Status by Race

Forsyth Veterans

264

Number of Veterans

241

Male Veterans

23

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam110
First Gulf War45
Second Gulf War39
World War II34
Korea28

$Forsyth Veterans by Education

15.16%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.62%

Veteran Disability Rate

Forsyth Employment Status

42%

Labor Force Participation

37.3%

Employment Rate

11.1%

Unemployment Rate

Forsyth Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

52.88%

Born in Missouri

95.70%

Native Born

4.30%

Foreign Born

3.19%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.70% of Forsyth residents were born in the United States, with 52.88% having been born in Missouri. 3.19% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,604170.66%
20192,587170.66%
20182,570271.06%
20172,543170.67%
20162,526110.44%
20152,515100.40%
20142,505140.56%
20132,491100.40%
20122,48120.08%
20112,47930.12%
20102,4760.00%