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Country and suburban living are both available in Forsyth, Missouri. Fun can be had on the shores of Lake Taneycomo and Bull Shoals in this Southwestern Missouri city. The water is less commercialized which allows you more peace and tranquility. This town also just happens to be the Taney County seat. With excellent schools, conveniences nearby, and friendly neighbors it’s a splendid place to call home. Forsyth is just a stone’s throw away from smaller towns such as Merriam Woods Village and Rockaway Beach which are two other great locations with residential and lake view living.

Basic Facts

Population: 2,419
Population per sq mi: 1,006/sq mi
Persons under 18: 16%
Persons 65yrs+: 33%
Total Area: 2.25 sq mi
Elevation: 928 ft

Things to Do/See

Shadow Rock Park, Empire Park, Flea Markets & Pawn Shops, Fat Daddy’s Bar-B-Que, Charlie’s Steak Ribs and Ale, Chinese Mexican Burrito

School District Info

Forsyth School District: 417.546.6384
School Website:
Students: 1,214 (inclusive of 3 schools K-12)
Student/Teacher Ratio: 16


CenturyLink 800.201.4099
Mediacom 800.234.2157

Empire Electric 800.206.2300
White River Electric 417.335.9335

Forsyth Water Dept 417.546.4763
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