Forsyth, Montana

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Population in 2019: 1,770 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -9.0%
 
Males: 930  (52.6%)
Females: 840  (47.4%)
Median resident age:

52.0 years
Montana median age:

40.5 years

Zip codes: 59327.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $42,969 (it was $33,533 in 2000)
Forsyth:

$42,969
MT:

$57,153

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $27,232 (it was $17,994 in 2000)

Forsyth city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $166,391 (it was $52,300 in 2000)
Forsyth:

$166,391
MT:

$253,600

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $145,137; detached houses: $172,073; mobile homes: $31,845

Median gross rent in 2019: $579.

March 2019 cost of living index in Forsyth: 87.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 13.4%
(13.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 6.9% for American Indian residents)
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  • Races in Forsyth, MT (2019)
    • 1,45096.0%White alone
    • 342.3%American Indian alone
    • 70.5%Hispanic
    • 20.1%Asian alone

Races in Forsyth detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Montana and other state lists, there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Forsyth, Montana as of July 07, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Forsyth is 187 to 1.


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Ancestries: Irish (22.8%), German (18.7%), Croatian (14.3%), English (13.9%), European (6.3%), French Canadian (4.5%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 2526 feet

Land area: 1.11 square miles.

Population density: 1,602 people per square mile   (low).

Forsyth, Montana map

20 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.3%
Montana:

2.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,341 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,216 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Billings, MT (95.3 miles , pop. 89,847).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (450.2 miles , pop. 259,628).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (925.9 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

Rosebud, MT (4.9 miles ),
Colstrip, MT (5.1 miles ),
South Treasure, MT (5.1 miles ),
North of the Yellowstone, MT (5.1 miles ),
Hysham, MT (5.1 miles ),
North Treasure, MT (5.9 miles ),
Miles City, MT (6.4 miles ),
Custer, MT (6.6 miles)

Latitude: 46.27 N, Longitude: 106.68 W

Area code: 406

Distribution of median household income in Forsyth, MT in 2019
Distribution of house value in Forsyth, MT in 2019
Forsyth satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.7%
Montana:

4.3%
Most common industries in Forsyth, MT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (15.7%)
  • Health care (11.2%)
  • Educational services (9.4%)
  • Rail transportation (7.0%)
  • Public administration (6.7%)
  • Construction (5.0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (4.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Rail transportation (12.9%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (9.5%)
  • Construction (9.0%)
  • Utilities (7.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.2%)
  • Public administration (6.9%)
  • Educational services (6.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (24.5%)
  • Health care (17.1%)
  • Educational services (12.8%)
  • Public administration (6.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.2%)
  • Publishing, motion picture & sound recording industries (4.5%)
Most common occupations in Forsyth, MT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.6%)
  • Rail and water transportation workers (4.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (3.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Rail and water transportation workers (8.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Extraction workers (5.8%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.1%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (7.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.9%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (5.9%)
  • Cashiers (5.5%)

Average climate in Forsyth, Montana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Forsyth, Montana environmental map by EPA

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Earthquake activity:

Forsyth-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Montana state average. It is 412% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 226.1 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 378.8 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 6/30/1975 at 18:54:13, a magnitude 6.1 (5.6 MB, 5.9 MS, 6.1 UK, 6.1 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 225.6 miles away from Forsyth center
On 7/6/2017 at 06:30:17, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 7.6 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 283.5 miles away from the city center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB) earthquake occurred 145.6 miles away from Forsyth center
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 144.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Rosebud County (10) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Fires: 3, Storms: 3, Hurricane: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Forsyth topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Forsyth:

  • ROSEBUD HEALTH CARE CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 383 N 17TH AV)
  • ROSEBUD HEALTH CARE CENTER (383 N 17TH AVE)

Airports located in Forsyth:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Forsyth:

  • Montana State University-Billings (about 95 miles; Billings, MT; Full-time enrollment: 4,319)
  • Sheridan College (about 105 miles; Sheridan, WY; FT enrollment: 2,070)
  • Black Hills State University (about 184 miles; Spearfish, SD; FT enrollment: 3,166)
  • Montana State University (about 215 miles; Bozeman, MT; FT enrollment: 12,942)
  • South Dakota School of Mines and Technology (about 228 miles; Rapid City, SD; FT enrollment: 2,102)
  • Casper College (about 239 miles; Casper, WY; FT enrollment: 2,770)
  • Bismarck State College (about 282 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 3,015)

Public high school in Forsyth:

Public elementary/middle schools in Forsyth:

Private elementary/middle school in Forsyth:

  • MOUNTAIN VEIW AMISH SCHOOL (Students: 32, Location: 41 AMISH LN, Grades: 1-8)
See full list of schools located in Forsyth

Library in Forsyth:

  • ROSEBUD COUNTY LIBRARY (Operating income: $281,363; Location: 201 NORTH 9TH AVENUE; 46,773 books; 9,111 e-books; 2,232 audio materials; 2,823 video materials; 3 local licensed databases; 56 state licensed databases; 2 other licensed databases; 126 print serial subscriptions; 2 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Forsyth: Forsyth (A), Wagon Wheel Campground (B), Rosebud County Library (C), Rosebud County Pioneer Museum (D), Rosebud County Fire Department (E), Rosebud County Courthouse (F), Rosebud County Sheriff's Office (G), Forsyth Volunteer Fire Department (H), Rosebud County Ambulance Service (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Forsyth include: Federated Church (A), Assembly of God Church (B), First Baptist Church (C), Church of God (D), Concordia Lutheran Church (E), Immaculate Conception Church (F), Jehovah's Witnesses (G), Forsyth Wesleyan Church (H), Cornerstone Grace Fellowship (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Forsyth include: VFW Park (1), Riverside Park (2), Pioneer Park (3), Marceys Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Westwind Motor Inn (225 Westwind Lane), Best Western Sundowner Inn (1018 Front), Pat's Motel (609 West Main), Days Inn (2000 North Merrill Avenue), Restwel Motel (810 Front Street), Rail's Inn Motel (3rd & Front).

Court: Rosebud County District Court (1200 Main).

Birthplace of: Carol Thurston - Film actor.

Rosebud County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Forsyth and their reported violations in the past:

FORSYTH CITY OF (Population served: 1,944, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In JUN-2008. Follow-up actions: St No addtl Formal Action needed (2 times from APR-14-2008 to APR-18-2008), St Other (JUN-05-2008), St Public Notif requested (AUG-05-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-05-2008), St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2009)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In JUN-2008. Follow-up actions: St No addtl Formal Action needed (APR-18-2008), St Other (JUN-05-2008), St Public Notif requested (AUG-05-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-05-2008), St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2009)
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In JUN-2008, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St No addtl Formal Action needed (APR-18-2008), St Other (JUN-05-2008), St Public Notif requested (AUG-05-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-05-2008), St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2009)
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In MAY-2008, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St No addtl Formal Action needed (APR-18-2008), St Other (JUN-05-2008), St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2009)
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In APR-2008, Contaminant: IESWTR
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 67 regular monitoring violations
  • 24 other older monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.1 people
Montana:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

58.5%
Whole state:

62.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.9%
Whole state:

6.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
35 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
9 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
38 people in nursing homes in 2000
24 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Banks with branches in Forsyth (2011 data):

  • First State Bank of Forsyth: First State Bank Of Forsyth at 880 Main Street, branch established on 1917/01/01. Info updated 2008/03/25: Bank assets: $109.9 mil, Deposits: $91.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Forsyth Bancshares, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Forsyth Branch at 325 9th Avenue, branch established on 1983/08/01. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company

For population 15 years and over in Forsyth:

Marital status in Forsyth, MT
  • Never married: 22.4%
  • Now married: 58.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 8.5%
  • Divorced: 10.6%

For population 25 years and over in Forsyth:

  • High school or higher: 84.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.5%
  • Unemployed: 4.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
Montana average:

9.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Forsyth
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Forsyth, MT (based on Rosebud County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic2,5734
Evangelical Protestant1,71919
Other6243
Mainline Protestant2184
None4,099-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Rosebud County:

6.55 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
This county:

4.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
This county:

8.73 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

10.38 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.5%
Montana:

7.2%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

39.1%
State:

23.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Rosebud County:

19.5%
Montana:

10.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.6%
State:

51.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

43.7%
Montana:

50.3%

Average BMI:
Forsyth:

28.7
Montana:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.6%
Montana:

20.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Forsyth:

8.1%
Montana:

9.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Montana:

6.9

Overweight people:
This city:

29.3%
Montana:

34.8%

General health condition:
Forsyth:

56.9%
State:

58.6%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

73.4%
Montana:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Forsyth, MT Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 5$12,075$28,9800$0
Water Supply 4$8,242$24,7260$0
Other and Unallocable 3$7,830$31,3200$0
Solid Waste Management 3$8,847$35,3880$0
Sewerage 3$10,996$43,9840$0
Streets and Highways 3$3,713$14,8520$0
Financial Administration 3$15,157$60,6280$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$2,133
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$484
Totals for Government 24$66,861$33,4312$2,618

Forsyth government finances - Expenditure in 2018 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Parks and Recreation: $465,000 ($262.71)
    Sewerage: $426,000 ($240.68)
    Water Utilities: $375,000 ($211.86)
    Regular Highways: $314,000 ($177.40)
    Solid Waste Management: $200,000 ($112.99)
    Police Protection: $191,000 ($107.91)
    Financial Administration: $119,000 ($67.23)
    General Public Buildings: $91,000 ($51.41)
    Local Fire Protection: $71,000 ($40.11)
    Central Staff Services: $38,000 ($21.47)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $30,000 ($16.95)
    General - Other: $10,000 ($5.65)
    Health - Other: $5,000 ($2.82)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $7,326,000 ($4138.98)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $675,000 ($381.36)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $12,000 ($6.78)

Forsyth government finances - Revenue in 2018 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $442,000 ($249.72)
    Solid Waste Management: $167,000 ($94.35)
    Parks and Recreation: $19,000 ($10.73)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $9,642,000 ($5447.46)
    Special Assessments: $167,000 ($94.35)
    General Revenue - Other: $61,000 ($34.46)
    Rents: $35,000 ($19.77)
    Fines and Forfeits: $8,000 ($4.52)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $452,000 ($255.37)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $341,000 ($192.66)
    Highways: $67,000 ($37.85)
    Other: $15,000 ($8.47)
  • Tax - Property: $535,000 ($302.26)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $8,000 ($4.52)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $4,000 ($2.26)

Forsyth government finances - Debt in 2018 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $158,360,000 ($89468.93)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $142,525,000 ($80522.60)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $15,835,000 ($8946.33)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,538,000 ($868.93)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,379,000 ($779.10)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $159,000 ($89.83)

Forsyth government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $117,000 ($66.10)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,028,000 ($1710.73)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $142,525,000 ($80522.60)

7.61% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($61,385 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.61%
Montana average:

6.77%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Yellowstone County, MT  2.03% ($94,348 average AGI)
Businesses in Forsyth, MT
NameCountNameCount
Dairy Queen1U-Haul1
Ford1UPS1
Lane Furniture1

Strongest AM radio stations in Forsyth:

  • KIKC (1250 AM; 5 kW; FORSYTH, MT; Owner: MILES CITY, FORSYTH B/DCSTG, INC.)
  • KATL (770 AM; 10 kW; MILES CITY, MT; Owner: STAR PRINTING COMPANY)
  • KMTA (1050 AM; 10 kW; MILES CITY, MT; Owner: SENGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KTWO (1030 AM; 50 kW; CASPER, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KURL (730 AM; 5 kW; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: ELENBAAS MEDIA, INC.)
  • KBHB (810 AM; 25 kW; STURGIS, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KGHL (790 AM; 5 kW; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KBUL (970 AM; 5 kW; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KUYO (830 AM; daytime; 25 kW; EVANSVILLE, WY; Owner: WYOMING CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KROE (930 AM; 5 kW; SHERIDAN, WY; Owner: LOVCOM, INC.)
  • KERR (750 AM; 50 kW; POLSON, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KZMQ (1140 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GREYBULL, WY; Owner: LEGEND COMMUNICATIONS OF WYOMING LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Forsyth:

  • K216DC (91.1 FM; FORSYTH, MT; Owner: MONTANA STATE UNIVERSITY-BILLINGS)
  • KIKC-FM (101.3 FM; FORSYTH, MT; Owner: MILES CITY, FORSYTH B/CSTG, INC.)
  • KMCJ (99.5 FM; COLSTRIP, MT; Owner: HI-LINE RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Forsyth:

  • K07LO (Channel 7; FORSYTH, MT; Owner: FORSYTH COMMUNITY TV RELAY SYSTEM)
  • K09BW (Channel 9; FORSYTH, MT; Owner: FORSYTH COMMUNITY TV RELAY SYSTEM)
  • K11CB (Channel 11; FORSYTH, MT; Owner: FORSYTH COMMUNITY TV RELAY SYSTEM)
  • K04FF (Channel 4; FORSYTH, ETC., MT; Owner: FORSYTH COMMUNITY TV RELAY SYSTEM)
  • K12LR (Channel 12; FORSYTH, MT; Owner: FORSYTH T.V. TAX DISTRICT)

Forsyth fatal accident list:

Jul 31, 1995 06:40 AM, I94, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Sep 20, 1985 07:10 PM, Main St, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1
Mar 20, 1983 01:30 AM, Frontagerd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Apr 29, 1979 06:40 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Aug 16, 1976 01:45 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 16, 1975 01:45 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 17Number of bridges
  • 249ft / 76.1mTotal length
  • $79,000Total costs
  • 27,123Total average daily traffic
  • 2,428Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Forsyth, MT - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 11940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 111970-1979
  • 12000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Forsyth, MT
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Forsyth)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 87 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Forsyth, MT)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 35 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Forsyth)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 46 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Forsyth)

2002 - 2012 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2012 the average number of fires per year is 38. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 102 took place in 2006, and the least - 0 in 2011. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Forsyth, MT When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (85.3%), and Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires (9.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Forsyth, MT
    • 35985.3%Outside Fires
    • 419.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 163.8%Structure Fires
    • 51.2%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Forsyth, MT
Most common first names in Forsyth, MT among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3979.8 years
Mary1978.9 years
Robert1873.3 years
William1777.6 years
George1576.9 years
James1477.1 years
Charles1177.5 years
Edith1183.1 years
Fred1178.3 years
Ethel1079.0 years
Most common last names in Forsyth, MT among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1979.9 years
Johnson1679.5 years
Watson1062.9 years
White980.0 years
Olson884.0 years
Miller870.4 years
Sherman780.7 years
Clark680.3 years
Larsen676.0 years
Boschee586.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Forsyth, MT
  • 97.9%Utility gas
  • 2.1%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Forsyth, MT
  • 53.8%Electricity
  • 46.2%Utility gas


Forsyth compared to Montana state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 6 pilots and 5 other airmen in this city.
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  • Calvin Thornberg (1)

Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2022.