Winston-Salem, NC: Neighborhoods Overview

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Buena Vista

The quiet, suburban Winston-Salem neighborhood of Buena Vista is made up of mostly single-family homes. Residents in this area are home owners and young professionals who are employed in managerial areas.

Mount Tabor

Mount Tabor is another suburban area of Winston-Salem. Single-family dwellings populate the neighborhood, most of them established or new construction.

Highly educated young singles live in Mount Tabor, but some families with children and seniors are neighbors as well. Residents own and rent in this quiet spot, and most of the locals make a good living in an executive field.

Valley View

Located close to a golf course and recreation centers, Winston-Salem’s Valley View neighborhood provides residents with plenty of opportunity for outdoor activity. A few apartment buildings and complexes make up this mostly single-family home area of upper middle-class residents.

Wake Forest University

The neighborhood surrounding Wake Forest University is a suburban mixture of apartment complexes, attached homes and single-family houses. Most of the homes in the area are small and well established, and residents are split between owners and renters. The area has a high student population, however, young professionals, college students, some families with children, as well as seniors call the neighborhood home.


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