The Village of Forsyth had a population of 3,633 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Forsyth is located at latitude 39.926 and longitude -88.9642 in Macon County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Forsyth (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.1 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Macon County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 679 feet.
The Village of Forsyth (GNIS ID: 2398901) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Forsyth population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Forsyth: Forsythe.
|Population in Households||3,619|
|Population in Familes||3,254|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||14|
|Average Household Size||2.66|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,371 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,164 (84.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||195 (14.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||11 ( 0.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$212,500|
|Average Home Value||$248,088|
|Median Household Income||$96,107|
|Average Household Income||$119,317|
|Per Capita Income||$46,177|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.7%|
|Per Capita Income||2.23%|
The table below compares Forsyth to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 400||71st|
|Population Density1||# 651||52nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 389||72nd|
|Median Household Income||# 81||94th|
|Per Capita Income||# 61||96th|
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