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FOCO Facts

Quick Facts

221,009

Population 

430,301

Projected Population in 2040

247

Square Miles

$91,842

Median Household Income

$281,400

Median Home Price

$37,686

Per Capita Income

3.14

Persons per Household

Source: U.S. Census

Ranked #1 in the State for

Fastest Growing County

(#11 in US)

Healthiest County

6 Years in a Row

Most Affluent County

(#20 in US)

Community for Incoming Investment

(Top 10 in US)

Most Innovative Community

Public School System

Sources: U.S. Census, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, SmartAsset.com, Technology Associate of GA, GA Department of Education

Education

21

Elementary Schools

10

Middle Schools

6

High Schools

3

Academies of Creative Education

2

Under Construction

Sources: GA Department of Education, U.S. Census

Quality of Life

4

Nearby Airports

207.6

Miles of Lake Lanier Shoreline

25

Parks

45+

Miles of Walking Paths & Trails

52

Baseball/Softball Fields

32

Rectangular Sports Fields

36

Tennis Courts

21

Playgrounds

Source: Forsyth County Government

Economic Indicators

5,897

Total number of businesses

108,454

Total employees (Oct. 2017)

112,429

Workforce (2017)

27.754

Millage rate

7%

Sales tax

6%

Corporate income tax rate

Sources: U.S. Census, GA Department of Labor, Forsyth County Government

Demographics

2016

2010

Source: U.S. Census

Weather

70.2° F

Average Annual High

47.2° F

Average Annual Low

1 inch

Average Annual Snowfall

54.15 inches

Average Annual Rainfall 

Source: U.S. Climate Data