Forsyth demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)68916791
Median age39.436.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)49%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1836%45%43%
Speak English95%86%79%
Speak Spanish1%8%13%
Forsyth, GA has a population of 4,059 and is the 7,379th largest city in the United States. The population density is 689 per sq mi which is 313% higher than the Georgia average and 661% higher than the national average. The median age in Forsyth is 39 which is approximately 9% higher than the Georgia average of 36. In Forsyth, 49% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 95% speak English and 1% speak Spanish. 83% of Forsyth residents were born in Georgia, 13% were born out of state, 2% were born outside of the United States and 3% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Forsyth is 313% higher than Georgia.
  • The median age in Forsyth is 9% higher than Georgia.
  • In Forsyth 39.64% of the population is White.
  • In Forsyth 55.78% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Forsyth 2.44% of the population is Asian.

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Forsyth population breakdown by race

Black or African American55.78%31.17%12.63%
American Indian0.27%0.29%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.18%
Mixed race1.08%2.20%3.06%
Other race0.79%2.79%4.75%
In Forsyth, 0.8% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The Forsyth, GA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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