In 2018, Winston-Salem, NC had a population of 671k people with a median age of 41 and a median household income of $48,699. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Winston-Salem, NC grew from 667,733 to 671,456, a 0.558% increase and its median household income declined from $49,162 to $48,699, a -0.942% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Winston-Salem, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (67.6%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (17.7%), White (Hispanic) (7.39%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.84%), and Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.76%). N/A% of the people in Winston-Salem, NC speak a non-English language, and 94.9% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Winston-Salem, NC are Wake Forest University (2,567 degrees awarded in 2017), Davidson County Community College (1,595 degrees), and Forsyth Technical Community College (1,550 degrees).
The median property value in Winston-Salem, NC is $157,900, and the homeownership rate is 64.3%. Most people in Winston-Salem, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 22.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Winston-Salem, NC is 2 cars per household.