Poverty Study Key Findings

The Key Findings are intended to provide a summary overview of the content of the Forsyth County Poverty Study; it is essentially an illustrated version of the Executive Summary. Click here to view the full content of the study.
The Forsyth County Poverty Study looks at risk factors associated with poverty to better understand what is contributing to poverty in Forsyth County.  These topics were selected based on academic literature about factors that have been found to contribute to poverty in other communities, local research by community partners, and community input.  The Key Findings from this study are the findings which Forsyth Futures analysts identified as the most important to understanding poverty in Forsyth County.
Poverty Overview
Income Insufficiency
Concentrated Poverty
Family Structure
Introduction     Demographics      Poverty Overview      Income Insufficiency      
Concentrated Poverty     Employment      Income      Education      Immigration      Family Type