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_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...

Indicator_Median Income Disparities

Social Justice / Median Income Disparities   Median Income Disparities   One measure of income inequality is determining the disparities in median income between populations. This indicator measures those gaps by looking at the ratio of median household...

Indicator_Employment

Economy / Employment   Employment   Employment rates play a significant role in understanding our local economy. Employment rates are used as a measure of the extent to which available labor resources are being used. The working age population refers to...