Reference_Employment by Sector

Employment in Forsyth County This is reference information for different sectors of employment in Forsyth County. This page includes data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to identify major industries in Forsyth County and shows some changes in these...

Indicator_Housing Burden

Economy / Housing Burden   Housing Burden   When a significant portion of a household’s income is devoted to housing expenses, there is less money available to cover other basic needs such as food, health care and transportation, which may in turn result in...

Indicator_Infant Mortality Rate

Health and Wellness / Infant Health   Infant Health Infant health is often a leading indicator of not only children’s overall health, but also of a community’s health.1 One measure of infant health in a community is the infant mortality rate. Infant mortality...

Indicator_Median Wages

Economy / Median Wages Median WagesHourly wages are an important measure of total income. It is an indicator of how easily workers could increase their wages, assuming that they can work additional hours at the same hourly pay rate. This indicator paints a fuller...