Winston-Salem SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
7
Affordability
6
Diversity
10
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
8.5

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Winston-Salem, North Carolina Info Snack

Winston-Salem is a city in and the county seat of Forsyth County, North Carolina, United States. With a 2015 estimated population of 241,218, it is the second largest municipality in the Piedmont Triad region and the 5th-most populous city in North Carolina, and the 89th-most populous city in the United States. Winston-Salem is home to the tallest office building in the region, 100 North Main Street, formerly the Wachovia Building and now known locally as the Wells Fargo Center.
Population
238,474
Unemployment
9.9%
Poverty
24.3%
Median Home
$142,400
Median Income
$40,898
Median Rent
$734

Rankings for Winston-Salem in North Carolina

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Map Of Winston-Salem, NC

Population over time in Winston-Salem

Year Population % Change
2016 238,474 0.8%
2015 236,642 0.9%
2014 234,469 1.0%
2013 232,219 1.0%
2012 230,030 1.0%
2011 227,691 1.3%
2010 224,769 -

Race / Ethnicity in Winston-Salem

White
46.2% (110,143)
African American
34.4% (81,947)
American Indian
0.1% (313)
Asian
2.0% (4,779)
Hawaiian
0.0% (113)
Other
0.4% (1,053)
Two Or More
1.9% (4,605)
Hispanic
14.9% (35,521)
Race Winston-Salem NC USA
White 46.2% 64.0% 60.6%
African American 34.4% 21.2% 10.4%
American Indian 0.1% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 2.0% 2.5% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1%
Other 0.4% 0.2% 3.9%
Two Or More 1.9% 2.0% 2.5%
Hispanic 14.9% 8.9% 17.3%

Household Income For Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
10.2% (24,324)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.2% (17,170)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.9% (33,147)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.7% (30,286)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.3% (34,101)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.6% (39,586)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.4% (22,416)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.6% (20,508)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.7% (6,438)
$200,000 or more
4.5% (10,731)
Income Winston-Salem NC USA
Less than $10,000 10.2% 7.7% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.2% 6.1% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.9% 11.5% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.7% 11.4% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.3% 14.7% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.6% 18.0% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.4% 11.6% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.6% 11.1% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.7% 3.9% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 4.5% 3.9% 5.7%

Gender in Winston-Salem

Female
53.1% (126,707)
Male
46.9% (111,766)
Gender Winston-Salem NC USA
Female 53.1% 51.4% 50.8%
Male 46.9% 48.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Winston-Salem for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.8% (13,911)
9-12th Grade
8.1% (19,262)
High School / GED
23.9% (57,052)
Some College
21.0% (50,031)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (16,694)
Bachelor's Degree
20.6% (49,095)
Master's Degree
8.9% (21,152)
Professional Degree
2.9% (6,843)
Doctorate Degree
1.9% (4,429)
Education Winston-Salem NC USA
< 9th Grade 5.8% 5.2% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 8.1% 8.5% 7.4%
High School / GED 23.9% 26.4% 27.5%
Some College 21.0% 21.8% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 9.1% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 20.6% 18.8% 18.8%
Master's Degree 8.9% 7.4% 8.2%
Professional Degree 2.9% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.9% 1.3% 1.3%

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