In 2017, Wake Forest, NC had a population of 38.5k people with a median age of 35.7 and a median household income of $85,155. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Wake Forest, NC grew from 36,472 to 38,473, a 5.49% increase and its median household income grew from $81,200 to $85,155, a 4.87% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Wake Forest, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (75.3%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (14.4%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (3.82%), White (Hispanic) (3.55%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.52%). N/A% of the people in Wake Forest, NC speak a non-English language, and 97.9% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Wake Forest, NC are Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (438 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Wake Forest, NC is $278,600, and the homeownership rate is 70.5%. Most people in Wake Forest, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 25.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Wake Forest, NC is 2 cars per household.