In 2017, Winston-Salem, NC had a population of 240k people with a median age of 35.3 and a median household income of $42,219. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Winston-Salem, NC grew from 238,474 to 240,193, a 0.721% increase and its median household income grew from $40,898 to $42,219, a 3.23% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Winston-Salem, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (45.9%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (34.3%), White (Hispanic) (10.3%), Some Other Race (Hispanic) (3.67%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.24%). N/A% of the people in Winston-Salem, NC speak a non-English language, and 93.3% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Winston-Salem, NC are Wake Forest University (2,567 degrees awarded in 2017), Forsyth Technical Community College (1,550 degrees), and Winston-Salem State University (1,266 degrees).
The median property value in Winston-Salem, NC is $142,200, and the homeownership rate is 54.5%. Most people in Winston-Salem, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Winston-Salem, NC is 2 cars per household.