City At A Glance

Downtown Winston-Salem, NC

Quick Facts:

Population: 235,718
Median Household Income: $42,383
Average Work Commute: 17 Minutes
Median Home Price: $110,500

About Winston-Salem, NC

Home to several colleges and universities, Winston-Salem, NC, is the fourth largest city in the state. Winston-Salem is called the Twin City because of the dual history of the two towns that united. Today, the city is at the forefront of the technology industry, features several attractions, and with its desirable quality of life, it's one of CNN Money’s 25 Best Places to Retire.