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Forsyth: Pride & Progress

Enjoy the small-town comforts and quiet of a friendly and welcoming little city tucked into green trees and lush open fields. The Village of Forsyth is a suburb of Decatur and is easily within reach of this main city, but with only 2500 citizens, it offers a relaxed atmosphere of small-town peace and serenity.

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Enjoy Life in a Tree City

Top-Notch Recreation

Get outside and enjoy beautiful weather and natural spaces! The village of Forsyth offers six parks with picnic areas, fields, woods, and miles of well-maintained trails. Athletic fields such as soccer, baseball, and softball fields, tennis courts, and batting cages, can be found throughout the town. The star of Forsyth, however, is perhaps Forsyth Park, offering 75 acres of green fields and woods, two picnic pavilions, a playground, an 18-hole disc golf course, sand volleyball, tennis courts, miles of wooded paths, two fishing ponds, and even a wildlife observation stand. Residents of Forsyth also have access to the Hickory Point Golf Course, offering 18 scenic holes and a clubhouse with banquet facilities.

Enjoy a Cozy Community

Small-town community is unbeatable, especially in a close-knit and involved village such as Forsyth, where events, programs, and competitions bring neighbors together. Residents of Forsyth enjoy such events and celebrations throughout the year. The Disc Golf Open is a friendly competition, while the Forsyth Family Festival is a celebration of good times for all. Bicycle and Walking Clubs, as well as the Forsyth 5k and Fun Run promote wellness and exercise. Youth programs, such as the Forsyth Youth League and The Summer Recreation Program offer outdoor and sports-based programs for children to keep them entertained and active in a social environment.

Access, Entertainment & Education

Access Decatur

Want to explore the attractions of a bigger city? Decatur is located just a 15-minute drive down Hwy 51. Decatur is home to a wealth of shopping and dining options, as well as many beautiful parks and community events. A popular Decatur destination is Merchant Street, where shops, boutiques, restaurants, salons, and entertainment venues about. Also in Decatur are many employment opportunities with major companies such as Archer Daniels Midland, Caterpillar Inc., and Tate & Lyle.

Shopping & Dining

No need to drive to Decatur for grocery, retail, or dining needs! Forsyth is home to a plethora of major retailers and restaurants, as well as local boutiques, shops, and eateries. One of the main shopping destinations is the Hickory Point Mall, home to large department stores such as Kohl’s and Hobby Lobby, as well as smaller shops and many restaurants. Other large retailers in Forsyth include Lowe’s Menards, and Best Buy.

Schools

Forsyth is served by the Maroa-Forsyth School District, which promotes excellence in a caring environment designed to help students learn and grow.

Schools in Forsyth include:

  • Maroa-Forsyth Grade School
  • Maroa-Forsyth Middle School
  • Maroa-Forsyth High School

Find Your Forsyth Home

Ready to find your Decatur home? Contact Glenda Williamson Realty today for more information on homes for sale in Forsyth or to schedule a showing.


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