In 2019, Forsyth County, NC had a population of 382k people with a median age of 38.4 and a median household income of $52,017. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Forsyth County, NC grew from 379,099 to 382,295, a 0.843% increase and its median household income grew from $49,166 to $52,017, a 5.8% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Forsyth County, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (56.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (25.9%), White (Hispanic) (9.91%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.31%), and Other (Hispanic) (2.13%). 0% of the households in Forsyth County, NC speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 95.2% of the residents in Forsyth County, NC are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Forsyth County, NC are Wake Forest University (2,709 degrees awarded in 2019), Forsyth Technical Community College (1,563 degrees), and Winston-Salem State University (1,178 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in Forsyth County, NC was $170,200, and the homeownership rate was 61.5%. Most people in Forsyth County, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 22.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Forsyth County, NC was 2 cars per household.