Winston Salem Nc Population 2017

Winston Salem Nc's estimated population is 229,617 according to the most recent United States census.

Year Population Change
2015241,2185.10%
2010229,61723.60%
2000185,77629.50%
1990143,4858.80%
1980131,885-1.30%
1970133,68320.30%
1960111,13526.60%
195087,81110.00%
194079,8156.00%
193075,27455.50%
192048,395113.20%
191022,70065.70%
190013,70028.00%
189010,700161.00%
18804,100925.00%
18704000.00%

Winston Salem Nc Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White134,23657.25%
Black or African American81,59534.80%
American Indian and Alaska Native4170.18%
Asian4,6761.99%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1060.05%
Some Other Race8,6853.70%
Two or More Races4,7542.03%

Population Pyramid

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Winston Salem Nc Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Total Housing Units
105,252
Owner-Occupied Units
50,723
Renter-Occupied Units
42,544
Median Home Value
141,100
Median Rent
724
Vacancy Rate
11.4
Houses With Mortgage
35,712
Houses Without Mortgage
15,011
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.3

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Winston Salem Nc for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 7% and the labor force participation rate is 63.3%.

Winston Salem Nc Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.43
Average Family Size
3.19
Married Couple Families
35486
Male Householder (no wife) Families
4528
Female Householder (no husband) Families
14891
Non Family Households
0
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
5.6
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.5