In 2020, Forsyth County, NC had a population of 378k people with a median age of 38.4 and a median household income of $53,583. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Forsyth County, NC grew from 375,195 to 378,499, a 0.881% increase and its median household income grew from $51,569 to $53,583, a 3.91% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Forsyth County, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (56.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (25.4%), White (Hispanic) (8.06%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.36%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.35%).
None of the households in Forsyth County, NC reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
94.8% of the residents in Forsyth County, NC are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Forsyth County, NC are Wake Forest University (2,700 degrees awarded in 2020), Forsyth Technical Community College (2,225 degrees), and Winston-Salem State University (1,214 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Forsyth County, NC was $163,800, and the homeownership rate was 62.3%. Most people in Forsyth County, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 22.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Forsyth County, NC was 2 cars per household.