North Carolina

If you live in Forsyth County, the air you breathe may put your health at risk.

Ozone

Particle Pollution 24-hour

Particle Pollution Annual

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High Ozone Days
Ozone Grade: F How is my grade calculated?
Weighted Average: 6.0 Change Since 1996:
36.2
6.0
fewer days this year
Particle Pollution - 24 Hour
Grade: A How is my grade calculated?
Weighted Average: 0.0 Change Since 2000:
6.5
0.0
fewer days this year
Particle Pollution - Annual
Grade: Pass How is my grade calculated?
Design Value 10.0 Change Since 2000:
15.6
10.0
µg/m3
Groups At Risk
Total Population: 354,952 Risks to the population
Pediatric Asthma: 7,340 Risks to people with Asthma
Adult Asthma: 23,744 Risks to people with Asthma
COPD: 18,702 Risks to people with COPD
Cardiovascular Disease: 94,847 Risks to people with Cardiovascular Disease
Diabetes: 29,677Risks to people with Diabetes
Children Under 18: 85,831 Risks to children and teens
Adults 65 & Over: 46,974 Risks to older adults
Poverty Estimate: 64,346Risks to people with low incomes

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  • Ranked 42 for high ozone days out of 277 metropolitan areas
  • Ranked 112 for 24-hour particle pollution out of 277 metropolitan areas
  • Ranked 65 for annual particle pollution out of 277 metropolitan areas

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This County:

Forsyth, NC

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There are no other counties in this metropolitan area

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This County:

Forsyth, NC

Other counties with monitors in this metropolitan area

There are no other counties in this metropolitan area

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Change Since

This County:

Forsyth, NC

Other counties with monitors in this metropolitan area

There are no other counties in this metropolitan area

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Groups At Risk
Total Population: Risks to the population
Pediatric Asthma: Risks to people with Asthma
Adult Asthma: Risks to people with Asthma
COPD: Risks to people with COPD
Cardiovascular Disease: Risks to people with Cardiovascular Disease
Diabetes: Risks to people with Diabetes
Children Under 18: Risks to children and teens
Adults 65 & Over: Risks to older adults
Poverty Estimate: Risks to people with low incomes

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