In 2017, Winston-Salem, NC had a population of 668k people with a median age of 40.7 and a median household income of $49,162. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Winston-Salem, NC grew from 662,079 to 667,733, a 0.854% increase and its median household income grew from $47,711 to $49,162, a 3.04% increase.
The population of Winston-Salem, NC is 68.1% White Alone, 16.9% Black or African American Alone, and 10.2% Hispanic or Latino. N/A% of the people in Winston-Salem, NC speak a non-English language, and 95.5% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Winston-Salem, NC are Wake Forest University (2,574 degrees awarded in 2016), Forsyth Technical Community College (1,691 degrees), and Davidson County Community College (1,443 degrees).
The median property value in Winston-Salem, NC is $148,600, and the homeownership rate is 67.8%. Most people in Winston-Salem, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 22.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Winston-Salem, NC is 2 cars per household.