In 2019, Winston-Salem, NC had a population of 676k people with a median age of 40.9 and a median household income of $52,322. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Winston-Salem, NC grew from 671,456 to 676,008, a 0.678% increase and its median household income grew from $48,699 to $52,322, a 7.44% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Winston-Salem, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (67.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (17.8%), White (Hispanic) (8.46%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.82%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.72%). 0% of the households in Winston-Salem, NC speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 95.9% of the residents in Winston-Salem, NC are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Winston-Salem, NC are Wake Forest University (2,709 degrees awarded in 2019), Davidson County Community College (1,859 degrees), and Forsyth Technical Community College (1,563 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in Winston-Salem, NC was $164,800, and the homeownership rate was 67.7%. Most people in Winston-Salem, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 23.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Winston-Salem, NC was 2 cars per household.