Winston-Salem, North Carolina

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Population in 2013: 236,441 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +27.3%
Males: 110,752  (46.8%)
Females: 125,689  (53.2%)
Median resident age:  35.1 years
North Carolina median age:  37.9 years

Zip codes: 27104, 27109, 27110.

Winston-Salem Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2013: $37,322 (it was $37,006 in 2000)
Winston-Salem:

$37,322
NC:

$45,906

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $24,565 (it was $22,468 in 2000)

Winston-Salem city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $138,700 (it was $99,000 in 2000)
Winston-Salem:

$138,700
NC:

$154,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $187,669; Detached houses: $196,842; Townhouses or other attached units: $128,592; In 2-unit structures: $106,144; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $136,965; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $132,060; Mobile homes: $31,017

Median gross rent in 2013: $707.

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  • Races in Winston-Salem, NC (2013)

    Winston-Salem races chart
    • 109,02546.1%White alone
    • 80,24433.9%Black alone
    • 38,32416.2%Hispanic
    • 3,8581.6%Two or more races
    • 2,8731.2%Asian alone
    • 9810.4%American Indian alone
    • 8840.4%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 2680.1%Other race alone

Races in Winston-Salem detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Winston-Salem: 90.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Ancestries: English (9.0%), German (8.6%), Irish (6.1%), United States (4.8%), Scottish (2.3%), Scotch-Irish (2.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1913

Elevation: 912 feet

Land area: 108.9 square miles.

Population density: 2,172 people per square mile   (low).

Winston-Salem,NC real estate house value index trend

Winston-Salem, North Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Winston-Salem:

  • High school or higher: 84.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 34.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.7%
  • Unemployed: 5.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Winston-Salem city:

  • Never married: 39.0%
  • Now married: 41.5%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 6.0%
  • Divorced: 10.6%

26,036 residents are foreign born (8.0% Latin America).

This city:

11.0%
North Carolina:

7.6%



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists there were 377 registered sex offenders living in Winston-Salem, North Carolina as of September 04, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Winston-Salem to the number of sex offenders is 622 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,597 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,430 (1.1%)

Winston-Salem satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Greensboro, NC (24.7 miles , pop. 223,891).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (387.5 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Walkertown, NC (2.5 miles ), Bethania, NC (2.6 miles ), Hampstead, NC (2.9 miles ), Lewisville, NC (2.9 miles ), Clemmons, NC (3.0 miles ), Rural Hall, NC (3.0 miles ), Wallburg, NC (3.1 miles ), Kernersville, NC (3.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 724 buildings, average cost: $84,000
  • 1998: 864 buildings, average cost: $115,300
  • 1999: 755 buildings, average cost: $114,400
  • 2000: 1016 buildings, average cost: $107,000
  • 2001: 814 buildings, average cost: $110,100
  • 2002: 1071 buildings, average cost: $111,800
  • 2003: 1058 buildings, average cost: $105,500
  • 2004: 1068 buildings, average cost: $115,300
  • 2005: 1300 buildings, average cost: $133,000
  • 2006: 1577 buildings, average cost: $104,200
  • 2007: 1706 buildings, average cost: $93,500
  • 2008: 1032 buildings, average cost: $76,600
  • 2009: 359 buildings, average cost: $112,500
  • 2010: 456 buildings, average cost: $122,800
  • 2011: 501 buildings, average cost: $128,100
  • 2012: 398 buildings, average cost: $151,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 36.10 N, Longitude: 80.26 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +41,541 (+17.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 76,783 (74.9%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 336

Winston-Salem household income distribution Winston-Salem home values distribution

Crime rates in Winston-Salem by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 15151121162019151114615
per 100,000 7.97.85.810.98.210.18.46.54.76.02.66.4
Rapes 1201161189611812610411096937480
per 100,000 63.560.461.849.760.663.845.947.641.240.031.533.9
Robberies 701549547537608669723575449444428439
per 100,000 371.0285.9286.5277.8312.3338.5319.3248.9192.8190.9182.4186.2
Assaults 9309349038588978391,2331,0399611,0141,048892
per 100,000 492.2486.4473.0443.8460.7424.6544.5449.8412.6436.1446.6378.3
Burglaries 3,4443,3113,9573,5464,0164,2894,6704,5324,4824,6804,5293,883
per 100,000 1,822.81,724.22,072.71,834.22,062.62,170.32,062.21,962.11,924.22,012.71,929.81,646.7
Thefts 9,7988,7578,8107,7287,1468,1269,2348,4298,2258,5228,4908,359
per 100,000 5,185.94,560.34,614.73,997.33,670.14,111.94,077.53,649.33,531.13,664.93,617.63,544.8
Auto thefts 1,0299871,1711,0839561,0341,091827642672682611
per 100,000 544.6514.0613.4560.2491.0523.2481.8358.0275.6289.0290.6259.1
Arson 15115N/A58291011488105609472
per 100,000 7.959.9N/A30.014.95.150.338.145.125.840.130.5
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 293.9) 659.8595.5624.7570.7585.4620.4608.5531.5484.2502.7480.8452.4

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Winston-Salem detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 693 (544 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.31
North Carolina average:

2.39
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.4%
North Carolina:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +18,134 (+10.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Winston-Salem: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Winston-Salem-area historical tornado activity is slightly below North Carolina state average. It is 25% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/22/1985, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 0.6 miles away from the Winston-Salem city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/5/1989, a category F3 tornado 0.6 miles away from the city center injured 30 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Winston-Salem-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 83% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 249.7 miles away from the city center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 199.3 miles away from Winston-Salem center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 119.3 miles away from the city center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 119.9 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 166.0 miles away from Winston-Salem center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 208.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Forsyth County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Droughts: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Freeze: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Winston-Salem topographic map

Birthplace of: Cal Cunningham - Politician, Ric Converse - Professional wrestler, Howard Cosell - Sportscaster, B.o.B - Musician, Kathryn Grayson - Actor, Jennifer Ehle - Film actor, Darwin Joston - Film actor, 9th Wonder - DJ, Pam Grier - Actor, Nicholas Brothers - Dancer.

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Winston-Salem: Lawrence Joel.

Main business address for: SOUTHERN COMMUNITY FINANCIAL CORP (STATE COMMERCIAL BANKS), RJ REYNOLDS TOBACCO HOLDINGS INC (CIGARETTES), BB&T CORP (NATIONAL COMMERCIAL BANKS), TRIAD GUARANTY INC (SURETY INSURANCE).

Hospitals in Winston-Salem:

  • CENTERPOINT HUMAN SERVICES (725 N HIGHLAND AVE)
  • NORTH CAROLINA BAPTIST HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, MEDICAL CENTER BOULEVARD)
  • NOVANT HEALTH FORSYTH MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 3333 SILAS CREEK PARKWAY)
  • NOVANT HEALTH PARK HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Other, provides emergency services, 1950 S HAWTHORNE RD)

Home Health Centers in Winston-Salem:

  • ADVANCED HOME CARE (1100 S STRATFORD ROAD BUILDING B, SUITE 410)
  • AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH OF WINSTON SALEM (1100-C S STRATFORD ROAD SUITE 102)
  • HOME HEALTH PROFESSIONALS (2599 LANDMARK DRIVE)

Nursing Homes in Winston-Salem:

  • BAPTIST RETIREMENT HOMES OF NC INC (2900 REYNOLDS PARK RD)
  • BRIAN CTR HEALTH AND RETIREMENT (4911 BRIAN CENTER LANE)
  • BROOKRIDGE RETIREMENT COMMUNITY (1199 HAYES FOREST DRIVE)
  • KINDRED TRANSITIONAL CARE AND REHAB-SILAS CREEK (3350 SILAS CREEK PARKWAY)
  • KNOLLWOOD HALL (5755 SHATTALON DR)
  • LIBERTY COMMONS NSG AND REHAB CTR OF SPRINGWOOD (5755 SHATTALON DRIVE)
  • PELLCARE (RT 3 OLD WALK ERTOWN RD)
  • SILAS CREEK MANOR ICF (3350 SILAS CREEK PARKWAY)
  • TRINITY GLEN (849 WATER WORKS ROAD)
  • WINSTON SALEM CONVALESCENT CENTER (1900 W 1ST ST)
  • WINSTON SALEM NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (1900 W 1ST STREET)

Airports and heliports located in Winston-Salem:

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Amtrak station:

WINSTON-SALEM (127 S. CHERRY ST.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/Universities in Winston-Salem:

  • Winston-Salem State University (Full-time enrollment: 5,378; Location: 601 Martin Luther King Jr Dr; Public; Website: www.wssu.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • University of North Carolina School of the Arts (FT enrollment: 941; Location: 1533 South Main St.; Public; Website: www.uncsa.edu/; Offers Master's degree)
  • The Hair Design School-Winston-Salem (FT enrollment: 129; Location: 7740 N Point Blvd; Private, for-profit; Website: www.empire.edu)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Winston-Salem:

  • Forsyth Technical Community College (about 3 miles; Winston Salem, NC; Full-time enrollment: 7,190)
  • Wake Forest University (about 3 miles; Winston Salem, NC; FT enrollment: 6,407)
  • Davidson County Community College (about 17 miles; Thomasville, NC; FT enrollment: 3,581)
  • High Point University (about 18 miles; High Point, NC; FT enrollment: 4,240)
  • Guilford Technical Community College (about 21 miles; Jamestown, NC; FT enrollment: 13,068)
  • Guilford College (about 21 miles; Greensboro, NC; FT enrollment: 2,211)
  • University of North Carolina at Greensboro (about 26 miles; Greensboro, NC; FT enrollment: 16,174)

Biggest public high schools in Winston-Salem:

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Winston-Salem:

See full list of schools located in Winston-Salem

Library in Winston-Salem:

  • FORSYTH COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $8,224,473; Location: 660 WEST FIFTH STREET; 632,237 books; 6,728 e-books; 37,851 audio materials; 30,223 video materials; 20 local licensed databases; 56 state licensed databases; 3,500 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Jack Benton - Emory & Henry College, Finance Committee Chair added by Dawn Vito

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Notable locations in Winston-Salem: East Winston Center (A), Minorcas Creek Par 3 Golf Course (B), Stratford Oaks (C), Heather Hills Golf Course (D), Hillcrest Golf Club (E), Stratford Industrial Park (F), Elledge Sewage Treatment Plant (G), Cardinal Center (H), Stafford Center (I), Methodist Childrens Home (J), Reynolda Gardens (K), Reynolda Village (L), Graylyn Conference Center (M), Pine Brook Plaza (N), Dixie Classics Fairgrounds (O), Cloverdale Plaza (P), Winston Lake Golf Course (Q), South Winston Station (R), Forsyth Country Club (S), Old Salem (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Club Haven Shopping Center (1), Vineyard Plaza Shopping Center (2), Sherwood Plaza Shopping Center (3), Hanes Mall Shopping Center (4), Cooks Shopping Center (5), Parkway Plaza Shopping Center (6), Market Place Shopping Center (7), West Salem Shopping Center (8), College Plaza Shopping Center (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Winston-Salem include: SOUTHERN COMMUNITY FINANCIAL CORP (A), RJ REYNOLDS TOBACCO HOLDINGS INC (B), BB&T CORP (C), TRIAD GUARANTY INC (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Winston-Salem include: Hatt Church (A), Hope Church (B), Ketner Chapel (C), Bethabara Church (D), Bethel Church (E), Macedonia Church (F), Maple Springs Church (G), Wachovia Arbor Church (H), Marvin Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Bellevue Cemetery (1), Parkland Memorial Park (2), Oaklawn Memorial Gardens (3), Forsyth Memorial Cemetery (4), Woodland Cemetery (5), Odd Fellows Cemetery (6), Ogburn Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Crystal Lake (A), Clinard Lake (B), Mallard Lake Upper (C), Mallard Lake Lower (D), K and W Lake (E), Creeson Lake (F), Linville Lake (G), Babcock Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Fishers Branch (A), Burke Creek (B), Brushy Fork (C), Leak Fork (D), Tar Branch (E), Soakas Creek (F), Reynolds Creek (G), Peters Creek (H), Perryman Branch (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Winston-Salem include: Historic Bethabara Park (1), Miller Park (2), Parkland Park (3), Bolton Park (4), Reynolds Park (5), Sprague Street Park (6), Forest Park (7), Civitan Park (8), Central Park Pool (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Forsyth County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 89.0. This is about average.

City:

89.0
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 8.91. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.91
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.397. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.397
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 31.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 13.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.9
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.59. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.59
U.S.:

9.14

Drinking water stations with addresses in Winston-Salem and their reported violations in the past:

WALMART SUPERCENTER 0598 KEARNEY (Serves NE, Population served: 170, Purch groundwater under infl of surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
WALMART SUPERCENTER 1326 GR ISLAND (Serves NE, Population served: 100, Purch groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
COUNTRY LIVING APTS (Population served: 66, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUN-18-2014), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-18-2014), St Public Notif requested (JUN-18-2014), St Compliance achieved (SEP-01-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-10-2009), St Public Notif requested (OCT-22-2009), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-22-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2008 and MAR-2008, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAY-15-2008), St Public Notif requested (MAY-15-2008), St Compliance achieved (AUG-01-2008)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2007, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-29-2008), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-29-2008), St AO (w/penalty) issued (JUN-26-2008), St Case dropped (FEB-27-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUL-07-2009)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JAN-18-2007), St Public Notif requested (JAN-18-2007), St AO (w/penalty) issued (JUN-26-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUL-07-2009)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 27 regular monitoring violations
  • One other older monitoring violation
PRIMO REFILL SPRINGDALE WAL-MA54 (Address: 104 CAMBRIDGE PLAZA DRIVE , Serves AR, Population served: 60, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
WALMART SUPERCENTER 1460 HASTINGS (Serves NE, Population served: 31, Purch groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
PRIMO REFILL ROGERS WAL-MART 01 (Address: 104 CAMBRIDGE PLAZA DRIVE , Serves AR, Population served: 30, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
PRIMO REFILL RUSSELLVILLE HARPS (Address: 104 CAMBRIDGE PLAZA DRIVE , Serves AR, Population served: 30, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
PRIMO REFILL SILOAM SPRINGS IGA (Address: 104 CAMBRIDGE PLAZA DRIVE , Serves AR, Population served: 30, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Winston-Salem that have no violations reported:

  • RAVEN KNOB BOY SCOUT CAMP (Population served: 900, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WILCO TRAVEL PLAZA #705 (Serves VA, Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WALMART SUPERCENTER 0885 SEWARD (Serves NE, Population served: 48, Primary Water Source Type: Purch groundwater)
  • WALMART SUPERCENTER 4322 CRETE (Serves NE, Population served: 42, Primary Water Source Type: Purch groundwater)
  • PRIMO REFILL LLC WMNM4686 BENTONVILLE (Serves AR, Population served: 30, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
  • PRIMO REFILL LLC WMSC4168 BEEBE (Serves AR, Population served: 30, Primary Water Source Type: Purch groundwater)
  • PRIMO REFILL LLC WMSC5666 LR (Serves AR, Population served: 30, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
  • PRIMO REFILL LLC WMSC5706 LR (Serves AR, Population served: 30, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
  • PRIMO REFILL LLC WMNM2431 SEARCY (Serves AR, Population served: 30, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
  • PRIMO REFILL LLC AKINS NF19 ROGERS (Serves AR, Population served: 30, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 26.7%
(10.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 34.7% for Black residents, 56.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 33.7% for American Indian residents, 44.8% for other race residents, 23.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
North Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  60.3%
Whole state:  66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.3%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Winston-Salem in 2010:

  • 6,297 people in college/university student housing
  • 1,268 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 768 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 336 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 247 people in state prisons
  • 141 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 125 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 109 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 66 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 30 people in in-patient hospice facilities
  • 18 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 10 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 6 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 5 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 5 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals

People in group quarters in Winston-Salem in 2000:

  • 4,987 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 1,988 people in nursing homes
  • 842 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 621 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 232 people in state prisons
  • 148 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 99 people in other group homes
  • 56 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 48 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 28 people in halfway houses
  • 25 people in job corps and vocational training facilities
  • 19 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 14 people in religious group quarters
  • 6 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse

Winston-Salem, North Carolina environmental map by EPA

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Winston-Salem compared to North Carolina state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
Arena or stadium:
  • Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum. Wake Forest University.

Banks with branches in Winston-Salem (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: 14 branches. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • SunTrust Bank: Reynolda Branch 568, Ogburn Station Branch 566, Medical Park Branch 572, Jonestown Road Branch 574. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $171,291.7 mil, Deposits: $129,833.2 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1716 total offices, Holding Company: Suntrust Banks, Inc.
  • HomeTrust Bank: Highway 52 At Gumtree Road Branch at 11564 Old Highway 52, branch established on 1986/06/30. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $1,578.5 mil, Deposits: $1,249.7 mil, headquarters in Clyde, NC, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 20 total offices
  • NewBridge Bank: Stratford Branch at 161 South Stratford Road, branch established on 1989/08/14. Info updated 2012/03/07: Bank assets: $1,733.4 mil, Deposits: $1,423.7 mil, headquarters in Greensboro, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 31 total offices, Holding Company: Newbridge Bancorp
  • First-Citizens Bank & Trust Company: Brookridge Branch at 1199 Hayes Forrest Road, branch established on 1989/09/05. Info updated 2011/10/11: Bank assets: $20,566.4 mil, Deposits: $17,596.8 mil, headquarters in Raleigh, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 433 total offices, Holding Company: First Citizens Bancshares, Inc.
  • Southern Community Bank and Trust: South Park Branch at 3151 Peters Creek Parkway, branch established on 1998/11/09. Info updated 2007/02/23: Bank assets: $1,499.7 mil, Deposits: $1,188.8 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 22 total offices, Holding Company: Southern Community Financial Corporation

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Winston-Salem, North Carolina:

  • Holiday Inn @ Wake Forest University, 5790 University Pkwy, Winston-Salem, NC 27105 , Phone: (336) 767-9595, Fax: (336) 744-1888
  • Courtyard By Marriott University, 3111 University Pkwy, Winston-Salem, NC 27105 , Phone: (336) 727-1277, Fax: (336) 722-8219
  • Motel 6, 3810 Patterson Ave, Winston-salem, NC 27105 , Phone: (336) 661-1588, Fax: (336) 767-8354
  • La Quinta Inn & Suites, 2020 Griffith Rd, Winston-salem, NC 27103 , Phone: (336) 765-8777
  • Village Inn Golf And Conference Center, 6205 Ramada Dr, Winston-Salem, NC 27012 , Phone: (336) 766-9121, Fax: (336) 766-1112
  • Wingate Inn, 125 S Main St, Winston-salem, NC 27101 , Phone: (366) 766-5666
  • Best Western Hensley's, I-40 & Country Club Rd, Winston-Salem, NC 27101 , Phone: (336) 725-8561, Fax: (336) 725-2318
  • Courtyard By Marriott, 1600 Westbrook Plaza Dr, Winston-Salem, NC 27103 , Phone: (336) 760-5777, Fax: (336) 760-6617
  • 2 other hotels and motels
All 10 fire-safe hotels and motels in Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.2
North Carolina average:

12.4

Winston-Salem travel time to work - commute Winston-Salem mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (55%)
  • Utility gas (37%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Winston-Salem city (based on Forsyth County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant100,426244
Mainline Protestant59,405136
Catholic15,1846
Black Protestant8,60328
Other6,04521
Orthodox1,2202
None160,806-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 69
Forsyth County:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 6
This county:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 30
Forsyth County:

0.89 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 158
Forsyth County:

4.68 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 286
Here:

8.47 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.57 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.2%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Forsyth County:

24.7%
North Carolina:

28.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

15.7%
State:

15.6%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 116$560,180$57,9500$0
Other Government Administration 87$396,791$54,73010$11,336
Judicial and Legal 9$57,608$76,8110$0
Police Protection - Officers 540$2,090,990$46,4660$0
Police - Other 178$535,279$36,0866$9,788
Firefighters 329$1,219,409$44,4770$0
Fire - Other 25$117,603$56,4491$1,851
Streets and Highways 172$591,625$41,2761$2,125
Health 9$40,549$54,0650$0
Solid Waste Management 177$434,205$29,4380$0
Sewerage 89$309,703$41,7580$0
Parks and Recreation 109$340,256$37,459121$142,265
Housing and Community Development(Local) 91$338,089$44,58318$21,930
Natural Resources 60$148,391$29,6782$3,188
Water Supply 201$547,883$32,7093$2,889
Other and Unallocable 91$248,220$32,73261$51,219
Totals for Government 2,283$7,976,781$41,928223$246,591

Winston-Salem government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $22,572,000 ($95.47)
    Regular Highways: $2,430,000 ($10.28)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,380,000 ($10.07)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,764,000 ($7.46)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,242,000 ($5.25)
    Police Protection: $993,000 ($4.20)
    General - Other: $587,000 ($2.48)
    Local Fire Protection: $253,000 ($1.07)
    Transit Utilities: $192,000 ($0.81)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $74,000 ($0.31)
    Sewerage: $0 ($0.00)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $43,773,000 ($185.13)
    Sewerage: $28,702,000 ($121.39)
    Solid Waste Management: $23,810,000 ($100.70)
    Local Fire Protection: $21,229,000 ($89.79)
    General - Other: $20,579,000 ($87.04)
    Liquor Stores: $18,377,000 ($77.72)
    Parks and Recreation: $14,209,000 ($60.10)
    Regular Highways: $11,816,000 ($49.97)
    Housing and Community Development: $11,675,000 ($49.38)
    Water Utilities: $10,748,000 ($45.46)
    Transit Utilities: $9,855,000 ($41.68)
    Central Staff Services: $4,669,000 ($19.75)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $4,121,000 ($17.43)
    Financial Administration: $3,992,000 ($16.88)
    Parking Facilities: $1,618,000 ($6.84)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $748,000 ($3.16)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $548,000 ($2.32)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Stocks: $38,510,000 ($162.87)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $9,924,000 ($41.97)
    Benefit Payments: $6,189,000 ($26.18)
    Withdrawals: $257,000 ($1.09)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $11,915,000 ($50.39)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General - Other: $538,000 ($2.28)
    Health - Other: $99,000 ($0.42)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $6,351,000 ($26.86)
    Police Protection: $5,712,000 ($24.16)
    Regular Highways: $5,379,000 ($22.75)
    Sewerage: $1,282,000 ($5.42)
    Transit Utilities: $729,000 ($3.08)
    Water Utilities: $507,000 ($2.14)
    Solid Waste Management: $434,000 ($1.84)
    Housing and Community Development: $211,000 ($0.89)
    Local Fire Protection: $125,000 ($0.53)
    Parks and Recreation: $121,000 ($0.51)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $94,556,000 ($399.91)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $12,476,000 ($52.77)

Winston-Salem government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $44,043,000 ($186.27)
    Solid Waste Management: $14,050,000 ($59.42)
    Parks and Recreation: $6,706,000 ($28.36)
    All Other: $4,970,000 ($21.02)
    Parking Facilities: $1,977,000 ($8.36)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $816,000 ($3.45)
  • Employee Retirement - Earnings on Investments (calculated): $4,773,000 ($20.19)
    From Parent Local Government: $3,190,000 ($13.49)
    Local Employee Contribution: $1,254,000 ($5.30)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $4,515,000 ($19.10)
    Transit Utilities: $3,082,000 ($13.03)
    All Other: $671,000 ($2.84)
    Highways: $517,000 ($2.19)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $28,677,000 ($121.29)
    Transit Utilities: $1,180,000 ($4.99)
    All Other: $1,113,000 ($4.71)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $26,546,000 ($112.27)
    General Revenue, NEC: $25,683,000 ($108.62)
    Sale of Property: $155,000 ($0.66)
    Rents: $151,000 ($0.64)
    Special Assessments: $5,000 ($0.02)
  • Revenue - Liquor Stores: $21,307,000 ($90.12)
    Water Utilities: $16,626,000 ($70.32)
    Transit Utilities: $2,708,000 ($11.45)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $13,560,000 ($57.35)
    Highways: $6,248,000 ($26.43)
    Transit Utilities: $1,876,000 ($7.93)
    All Other: $713,000 ($3.02)
  • Tax - Property: $82,085,000 ($347.17)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $5,113,000 ($21.62)
    NEC: $2,817,000 ($11.91)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $1,934,000 ($8.18)
    Motor Vehicle License: $1,474,000 ($6.23)
    Other License: $1,456,000 ($6.16)
    Other Selective Sales: $487,000 ($2.06)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $164,000 ($0.69)

Winston-Salem government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $507,471,000 ($2146.29)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $485,816,000 ($2054.70)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $59,270,000 ($250.68)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $37,615,000 ($159.09)

Winston-Salem government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $42,042,000 ($177.81)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $23,754,000 ($100.46)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $399,300,000 ($1688.79)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,261,000 ($18.02)

5.79% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,260 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.79%
North Carolina average:

7.13%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($323 average AGI)
Forsyth County:

0.03%
North Carolina average:

0.10%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Guilford County, NC  0.74% ($38,035 average AGI)
from Davidson County, NC  0.41% ($30,168)
from Stokes County, NC  0.31% ($29,172)


5.61% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($42,041 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.61%
North Carolina average:

6.77%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($252 average AGI)
Forsyth County:

0.04%
North Carolina average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Guilford County, NC  0.71% ($34,187 average AGI)
to Davidson County, NC  0.42% ($38,254)
to Mecklenburg County, NC  0.28% ($41,094)

Strongest AM radio stations in Winston-Salem:

  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPIP (880 AM; daytime; 1 kW; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: BEREAN CHRISTIAN SCHOOL)
  • WBFJ (1550 AM; daytime; 1 kW; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: WORD OF LIFE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSJS (600 AM; 5 kW; WINSTON-SALEM, NC)
  • WPOL (1340 AM; 1 kW; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTOB (1380 AM; 5 kW; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORP)
  • WSMX (1500 AM; daytime; 1 kW; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: GOSPEL MEDIA, INC. T/A WSMX RADIO)
  • WAAA (980 AM; 1 kW; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: MEDIA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSGH (1040 AM; 9 kW; LEWISVILLE, NC; Owner: WINSTON-SALEM, GREENSBORO, HIGH POINT AREA RADIO)
  • WWBG (1470 AM; 10 kW; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING COPORATION)
  • WIST (790 AM; 3 kW; THOMASVILLE, NC; Owner: GHB RADIO, INC.)
  • WLXN (1440 AM; 5 kW; LEXINGTON, NC; Owner: DAVIDSON COUNTY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WPAQ (740 AM; 10 kW; MOUNT AIRY, NC; Owner: RALPH D. EPPERSON)

Strongest FM radio stations in Winston-Salem:

  • WBFJ-FM (89.3 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: TRIAD FAMILY NETWORK, INC.)
  • WSNC (90.5 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: WINSTON-SALEM STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WFDD (88.5 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY)
  • WKZL (107.5 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: DICK BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC. OF TENNESSEE)
  • WTQR (104.1 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W285DJ (104.9 FM; MOUNT AIRY, NC; Owner: TRIAD FAMILY NETWORK, INC,)
  • WJMH (102.1 FM; REIDSVILLE, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WMQX-FM (93.1 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WMAG (99.5 FM; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQMG-FM (97.1 FM; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WOZN (98.7 FM; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WFMX (105.7 FM; STATESVILLE, NC; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WVBZ (100.3 FM; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKRR (92.3 FM; ASHEBORO, NC; Owner: DICK BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC. OF TENNESSEE)
  • WGBT (94.5 FM; EDEN, NC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WIST-FM (98.3 FM; THOMASVILLE, NC; Owner: WEAM QUALITY RADIO CORP.)
  • WBRF (98.1 FM; GALAX, VA; Owner: BLUE RIDGE RADIO, INC.)
  • WHPE-FM (95.5 FM; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WEND (106.5 FM; SALISBURY, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTHZ (94.1 FM; LEXINGTON, NC; Owner: DAVIDSON COUNTY BROADCASTING CO, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Winston-Salem:

  • WFMY-TV (Channel 2; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: WFMY TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • WUPN-TV (Channel 48; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: WUPN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WXLV-TV (Channel 45; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: WXLV LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WTWB-TV (Channel 20; LEXINGTON, NC; Owner: WTWB OF THE TRIAD, LLC)
  • WLXI-TV (Channel 61; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TV, INC.)
  • WGHP (Channel 8; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: WGHP LICENSE, INC.)
  • WXII-TV (Channel 12; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: WXII HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WAXN (Channel 64; KANNAPOLIS, NC; Owner: WSOC-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WGPX (Channel 16; BURLINGTON, NC; Owner: PAXSON GREENSBORO LICENSE, INC.)
  • WUNL-TV (Channel 26; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Winston-Salem fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 345Number of bridges
  • 1,948m6,391ftTotal length
  • 9,042,640Total average daily traffic
  • 1,102,138Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11910-1919
  • 111920-1929
  • 91930-1939
  • 51940-1949
  • 711950-1959
  • 771960-1969
  • 461970-1979
  • 311980-1989
  • 681990-1999
  • 222000-2009
  • 42010-2012
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Winston-Salem, NC

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Winston-Salem)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

157 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Winston-Salem, NC)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

36 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

68 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

92 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Winston-Salem)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-290 SERIES (140 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1834A , Serial Number: 22-528, Year manufactured: 1952, Airworthiness Date: 06/07/1956
    Registrant (Individual): John D Reid, 3421 Rosemont Ave, Winston-Salem, NC 27107
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 170B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3593C , Serial Number: 26637, Year manufactured: 1955, Airworthiness Date: 02/07/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Henry R Brewer, 2010 Storm Canyon Rd, Winston-Salem, NC 27106
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182Q (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 112 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 735FX , Serial Number: 18265399, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 02/05/1977
    Registrant (Corporation): Aviation Holdings LLC, 5723-A Country Club Rd, Winston-Salem, NC 27104
  • Aircraft: SMITH AEROSTAR 600 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 186 mph), Engine: LYCOMING TI0-540 SER (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7528S , Serial Number: 60-0190-086, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 11/15/1974
    Registrant (Corporation): Leaseair Inc, 1300 Kenwood St, Winston-Salem, NC 27103
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 402B (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 10, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 198 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR TSIO-520 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8088Q , Serial Number: 402B0366, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 04/25/1973
    Registrant (Individual): Reported Sale, , Winston-Salem, NC 27101
  • Aircraft: STINSON 108 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 84 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 6A4150 SERIES (150 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 97520 , Serial Number: 108-520, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 03/10/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Helmut Jr Guehr, 404 Neston Dr, Winston-Salem, NC 27105
  • Aircraft: DEHAVILLAND TIGER MOTH DH 82A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 81 mph), Engine: DEHAV ENG GIPSY MAJOR (140 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 99108 , Serial Number: T5378, Year manufactured: 1940, Airworthiness Date: 07/09/1980
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Wayne S Elliott, 824 Knollwood St, Winston-Salem, NC 27103, Other Owners: Sandra A Elliott

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 38 full and 17 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED740$129,646917$166,3602,958$180,845115$95,18118$1,811,542327$115,3413$101,667
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED22$129,06544$191,399217$156,02919$75,6431$210,00029$86,4840$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED103$112,567158$120,211916$145,558127$49,8120$096$80,1336$78,007
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN99$118,516117$152,550687$151,74128$38,9520$051$93,3542$49,435
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS60$151,21037$168,631196$150,38814$92,0910$015$113,1370$0

Detailed mortgage data for all 54 tracts in Winston Salem, NC

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 28 full and 17 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED124$183,965126$193,1835$144,386
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED37$150,70332$176,6604$110,518
APPLICATIONS DENIED12$166,04417$173,8451$95,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN7$211,4097$227,5370$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS7$145,7302$130,4101$66,180

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1153
  • Hazardous Condition: 959
  • Service Call: 100
  • Good Intent Call: 16

Incident types - Winston-Salem

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Winston-Salem, NC
Businesses in Winston-Salem, NC
NameCountNameCount
ALDI2IHOP2
AMF Bowling1JCPenney1
AT&T1Jimmy Jazz1
Abercrombie & Fitch1Jimmy John's3
Abercrombie Kids1JoS. A. Bank1
Advance Auto Parts3Jones New York1
Aeropostale1Journeys1
American Eagle Outfitters2Justice1
Ann Taylor1Kincaid1
Arby's5La Quinta1
AutoZone1LensCrafters1
Banana Republic1Lowe's2
Barnes & Noble1Macy's1
Baskin-Robbins1Marriott4
Blockbuster1Marshalls1
Brookstone1MasterBrand Cabinets3
Burger King8Maurices1
Burlington Coat Factory1Men's Wearhouse3
CVS9Motherhood Maternity2
Cache1Nike10
CarMax1Office Depot1
Casual Male XL1Old Navy1
Catherines2Outback1
Charlotte Russe1Outback Steakhouse1
Chevrolet2Pac Sun1
Chico's1Panera Bread2
Chipotle1Papa John's Pizza1
Church's Chicken2PetSmart2
Cinnabon 1Pier 1 Imports1
Circle K3Pottery Barn1
Clarion1Qdoba Mexican Grill2
Cold Stone Creamery1Quality2
Coldwater Creek1RadioShack4
ColorTyme1Red Lobster1
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