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Work and Jobs in Winston-Salem, North Carolina (NC) Detailed Stats: Occupations, Industries, Unemployment, Workers, Commute

 

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Based on the data from 2000 / 2009 when the population of Winston-Salem, North Carolina was 185,779 / 229,828

Most common industries (%)

Most common industries for males (%)

Most common industries for females (%)

Most Common Industries

Industry

All

Males

Females

Health care13.7% (11,869)7.4% (3,194)19.8% (8,675)
Educational services9.7% (8,394)6.0% (2,590)13.3% (5,804)
Accommodation and food services7.0% (6,053)7.1% (3,083)6.8% (2,970)
Finance and insurance6.7% (5,831)5.2% (2,252)8.2% (3,579)
Construction5.5% (4,775)10.1% (4,383)0.9% (392)
Professional, scientific, and technical services4.9% (4,297)5.2% (2,266)4.6% (2,031)
Administrative and support and waste management services4.5% (3,944)5.6% (2,422)3.5% (1,522)
Apparel2.6% (2,270)2.1% (898)3.1% (1,372)
Public administration2.6% (2,249)3.1% (1,346)2.1% (903)
Social assistance2.3% (1,971)0.4% (180)4.1% (1,791)
Beverage and tobacco products2.1% (1,855)2.7% (1,178)1.5% (677)
Food and beverage stores2.1% (1,797)2.0% (852)2.2% (945)
Department and other general merchandise stores1.6% (1,384)1.0% (425)2.2% (959)
Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations1.6% (1,375)1.5% (635)1.7% (740)
Personal and laundry services1.5% (1,340)1.0% (432)2.1% (908)
Real estate and rental and leasing1.5% (1,330)1.6% (701)1.4% (629)
Textile mills and textile products1.5% (1,308)1.9% (815)1.1% (493)
Arts, entertainment, and recreation1.5% (1,270)1.4% (616)1.5% (654)
Repair and maintenance1.4% (1,219)2.4% (1,034)0.4% (185)
Miscellaneous manufacturing1.3% (1,106)1.6% (675)1.0% (431)
Motor vehicle and parts dealers1.2% (1,026)1.9% (824)0.5% (202)
Air transportation1.2% (1,017)0.6% (273)1.7% (744)
Metal and metal products1.2% (1,005)1.7% (744)0.6% (261)
Other transportation, and support activities, and couriers1.0% (896)1.4% (619)0.6% (277)
Furniture and related product manufacturing1.0% (880)1.4% (587)0.7% (293)
Truck transportation1.0% (858)1.8% (789)0.2% (69)
Electrical equipment, appliances, and components0.9% (806)1.4% (615)0.4% (191)
Publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries0.9% (754)1.1% (455)0.7% (299)
Broadcasting and telecommunications0.8% (737)0.9% (407)0.8% (330)
Used merchandise, gift, novelty, and souvenir, and other miscellaneous stores0.8% (721)0.6% (276)1.0% (445)
Machinery0.7% (631)1.0% (435)0.4% (196)
Food0.7% (625)0.8% (353)0.6% (272)
Printing and related support activities0.7% (612)0.8% (358)0.6% (254)
Clothing and accessories, including shoe, stores0.7% (581)0.6% (247)0.8% (334)
Furniture and home furnishings, and household appliance stores0.7% (579)0.8% (339)0.5% (240)
Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers0.6% (497)0.9% (392)0.2% (105)
Transportation equipment0.5% (446)0.7% (323)0.3% (123)
Groceries and related products merchant wholesalers0.5% (428)0.7% (309)0.3% (119)
Chemicals0.5% (419)0.7% (289)0.3% (130)
Utilities0.5% (414)0.8% (347)0.2% (67)
Computer and electronic products0.4% (376)0.6% (266)0.3% (110)
Nonmetallic mineral products0.4% (364)0.6% (275)0.2% (89)
Pharmacies and drug stores0.4% (354)0.3% (151)0.5% (203)
Other direct selling establishments0.4% (332)0.3% (136)0.4% (196)
Data processing, libraries, and other information services0.4% (329)0.5% (204)0.3% (125)
Plastics and rubber products0.4% (306)0.4% (172)0.3% (134)
Sporting goods, camera, and hobby and toy stores0.3% (302)0.4% (176)0.3% (126)
Private households0.3% (289)0.0% (21)0.6% (268)
Wood products0.3% (271)0.5% (227)0.1% (44)
Paper0.3% (261)0.4% (162)0.2% (99)
Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers0.3% (258)0.4% (156)0.2% (102)
Electronic shopping and mail-order houses0.3% (250)0.1% (43)0.5% (207)
U. S. Postal service0.3% (244)0.3% (145)0.2% (99)
Electrical and electronic goods merchant wholesalers0.2% (209)0.3% (141)0.2% (68)
Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers0.2% (202)0.4% (162)0.1% (40)
Radio, TV, and computer stores0.2% (197)0.3% (145)0.1% (52)
Office supplies and stationery stores0.2% (191)0.2% (88)0.2% (103)
Professional and commercial equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers0.2% (186)0.3% (115)0.2% (71)
Jewelry, luggage, and leather goods stores0.2% (178)0.1% (55)0.3% (123)
Warehousing and storage0.2% (178)0.2% (83)0.2% (95)
Gasoline stations0.2% (169)0.2% (65)0.2% (104)
Apparel, fabrics, and notions merchant wholesalers0.2% (169)0.2% (77)0.2% (92)
Hardware, plumbing and heating equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers0.2% (165)0.3% (124)0.1% (41)
Drugs, sundries, and chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers0.2% (138)0.2% (67)0.2% (71)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting0.2% (131)0.2% (105)0.1% (26)
Motor vehicles, parts and supplies merchant wholesalers0.1% (124)0.2% (106)0.0% (18)
Management of companies and enterprises0.1% (109)0.1% (44)0.1% (65)
Book stores and news dealers0.1% (109)0.1% (36)0.2% (73)
Furniture and home furnishing merchant wholesalers0.1% (108)0.2% (91)0.0% (17)
Music stores0.1% (98)0.2% (81)0.0% (17)
Retail florists0.1% (93)0.1% (22)0.2% (71)
Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers0.1% (85)0.2% (73)0.0% (12)
Alcoholic beverages merchant wholesalers0.1% (83)0.2% (68)0.0% (15)
Vending machine operators0.1% (57)0.1% (57)0.0% (0)

Most common occupations in 2008 (%)

Most common occupations in 2000 (%)

Most common occupations for males in 2008 (%)

Most common occupations for males in 2000 (%)

Most common occupations for females in 2008 (%)

Most common occupations for females in 2000 (%)

 

2008 Data

2000 Data

Occupation

All

Males

Females

All

Males

Females

Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers4.8% (4,681)5.2% (2,612)4.3% (2,069)3.9% (3,369)4.3% (1,871)3.4% (1,498)
Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations4.7% (4,645)5.3% (2,656)4.2% (1,989)3.8% (3,345)4.6% (1,979)3.1% (1,366)
Health technologists and technicians3.7% (3,630)2.3% (1,172)5.2% (2,458)1.9% (1,668)0.9% (398)2.9% (1,270)
Other sales and related workers including supervisors3.6% (3,517)4.0% (1,999)3.2% (1,518)3.1% (2,711)3.7% (1,617)2.5% (1,094)
Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors3.3% (3,264)2.3% (1,157)4.4% (2,107)4.1% (3,563)1.9% (832)6.2% (2,731)
Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers3.2% (3,112)1.0% (505)5.5% (2,607)2.7% (2,390)0.8% (325)4.7% (2,065)
Information and record clerks except customer service representatives3.2% (3,098)1.3% (646)5.1% (2,452)2.0% (1,741)0.7% (307)3.3% (1,434)
Registered nurses3.1% (3,012)0.3% (157)6.0% (2,855)2.1% (1,838)0.4% (192)3.8% (1,646)
Laborers and material movers, hand2.7% (2,651)3.3% (1,679)2.0% (972)2.9% (2,530)4.0% (1,739)1.8% (791)
Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers2.6% (2,558)3.6% (1,794)1.6% (764)2.4% (2,058)3.0% (1,289)1.8% (769)
Cooks and food preparation workers2.6% (2,534)3.8% (1,906)1.3% (628)2.0% (1,697)2.4% (1,055)1.5% (642)
Retail sales workers except cashiers2.5% (2,413)2.6% (1,326)2.3% (1,087)2.6% (2,271)2.4% (1,040)2.8% (1,231)
Customer service representatives2.2% (2,171)1.8% (916)2.6% (1,255)1.9% (1,628)1.1% (460)2.7% (1,168)
Cashiers2.1% (2,027)0.6% (326)3.6% (1,701)2.2% (1,909)1.0% (412)3.4% (1,497)
Business operations specialists2.0% (2,007)1.5% (730)2.7% (1,277)2.1% (1,810)1.9% (823)2.3% (987)
Driver/sales workers and truck drivers1.9% (1,884)3.4% (1,723)0.3% (161)1.8% (1,608)3.4% (1,478)0.3% (130)
Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists1.8% (1,783)1.0% (524)2.6% (1,259)1.2% (1,017)0.6% (267)1.7% (750)
Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing1.8% (1,758)2.0% (1,005)1.6% (753)2.1% (1,841)2.7% (1,163)1.6% (678)
Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers1.8% (1,742)0.7% (361)2.9% (1,381)0.7% (634)0.5% (217)1.0% (417)
Accountants and auditors1.7% (1,698)1.6% (791)1.9% (907)1.4% (1,207)1.0% (416)1.8% (791)
Computer specialists1.7% (1,651)2.3% (1,182)1.0% (469)2.0% (1,748)2.6% (1,124)1.4% (624)
Secretaries and administrative assistants1.5% (1,479)0.4% (212)2.7% (1,267)2.3% (2,025)0.1% (40)4.5% (1,985)
Physicians and surgeons1.5% (1,454)2.3% (1,150)0.6% (304)1.4% (1,180)2.3% (996)0.4% (184)
Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides1.5% (1,450)0.1% (55)2.9% (1,395)2.2% (1,943)0.5% (198)4.0% (1,745)
Other production occupations including supervisors1.5% (1,430)2.2% (1,129)0.6% (301)4.4% (3,783)5.1% (2,213)3.6% (1,570)
Postsecondary teachers1.4% (1,369)1.8% (921)0.9% (448)1.6% (1,349)1.8% (763)1.3% (586)
Operations specialties managers except financial managers1.4% (1,339)1.8% (919)0.9% (420)1.2% (1,024)1.4% (589)1.0% (435)
Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors1.4% (1,328)2.4% (1,190)0.3% (138)1.7% (1,513)3.2% (1,386)0.3% (127)
Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors1.3% (1,267)1.4% (720)1.1% (547)1.5% (1,277)1.7% (732)1.2% (545)
Waiters and waitresses1.3% (1,234)1.1% (554)1.4% (680)1.2% (1,047)0.7% (287)1.7% (760)
Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations1.2% (1,205)1.2% (582)1.3% (623)1.1% (935)0.3% (147)1.8% (788)
Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks1.1% (1,111)0.0% (0)2.3% (1,111)1.0% (887)0.3% (115)1.8% (772)
Carpenters1.1% (1,098)2.2% (1,098)0.0% (0)0.6% (533)1.2% (519)0.0% (14)
Top executives1.1% (1,081)1.5% (731)0.7% (350)1.5% (1,282)2.1% (897)0.9% (385)
Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers1.1% (1,052)1.9% (978)0.2% (74)0.9% (821)1.8% (797)0.1% (24)
Material moving workers except laborers and material movers, hand1.0% (1,024)2.0% (1,024)0.0% (0)0.8% (710)1.6% (680)0.1% (30)
Law enforcement workers including supervisors1.0% (1,007)1.3% (637)0.8% (370)0.5% (427)0.8% (343)0.2% (84)
Metal workers and plastic workers1.0% (946)1.6% (818)0.3% (128)1.6% (1,367)2.4% (1,032)0.8% (335)
Construction laborers1.0% (943)1.9% (943)0.0% (0)1.2% (1,055)2.4% (1,038)0.0% (17)
Electricians0.9% (844)1.7% (844)0.0% (0)0.3% (278)0.6% (278)0.0% (0)
Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks0.8% (829)0.5% (228)1.3% (601)0.8% (713)0.2% (97)1.4% (616)
Financial managers0.8% (826)0.7% (341)1.0% (485)0.9% (799)0.9% (387)0.9% (412)
Child care workers0.8% (782)0.0% (0)1.6% (782)1.0% (879)0.1% (32)1.9% (847)
Religious workers0.8% (770)1.1% (574)0.4% (196)0.6% (539)0.9% (378)0.4% (161)
Lawyers0.8% (750)1.0% (501)0.5% (249)0.9% (759)1.4% (610)0.3% (149)
Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses0.7% (734)0.1% (47)1.4% (687)0.7% (605)0.6% (248)0.8% (357)
Supervisors, construction and extraction workers0.7% (707)1.4% (707)0.0% (0)0.4% (352)0.8% (329)0.1% (23)
Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers0.7% (695)1.4% (695)0.0% (0)1.1% (937)2.1% (915)0.1% (22)
Media and communication equipment workers0.7% (687)1.0% (483)0.4% (204)1.0% (833)1.1% (475)0.8% (358)
Other financial specialists0.7% (678)0.9% (430)0.5% (248)1.1% (915)1.2% (518)0.9% (397)
Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians0.7% (663)0.9% (432)0.5% (231)0.4% (333)0.7% (294)0.1% (39)
Painters and paperhangers0.7% (647)1.3% (647)0.0% (0)0.5% (454)0.9% (399)0.1% (55)
Entertainers and performers, sports, and related workers0.7% (637)0.6% (305)0.7% (332)0.5% (421)0.5% (229)0.4% (192)
Assemblers and fabricators0.6% (636)1.2% (601)0.1% (35)1.2% (1,054)1.3% (558)1.1% (496)
Food processing workers0.6% (629)0.8% (381)0.5% (248)0.3% (271)0.3% (133)0.3% (138)
Art and design workers0.6% (576)0.2% (117)1.0% (459)0.8% (674)0.6% (265)0.9% (409)
Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers0.6% (563)0.6% (292)0.6% (271)1.2% (1,056)1.3% (544)1.2% (512)
Transportation, tourism, and lodging attendants0.6% (561)0.4% (187)0.8% (374)0.2% (196)0.1% (44)0.3% (152)
Therapists0.6% (544)0.2% (116)0.9% (428)0.5% (438)0.2% (95)0.8% (343)
Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations0.5% (538)0.8% (410)0.3% (128)0.6% (517)0.8% (336)0.4% (181)
Social scientists and related workers0.5% (495)0.8% (385)0.2% (110)0.3% (219)0.2% (83)0.3% (136)
Other protective service workers including supervisors0.5% (447)0.6% (313)0.3% (134)0.6% (538)0.9% (392)0.3% (146)
Other healthcare support occupations0.4% (434)0.2% (115)0.7% (319)0.5% (425)0.2% (81)0.8% (344)
Life and physical scientists0.4% (427)0.5% (269)0.3% (158)0.4% (345)0.4% (181)0.4% (164)
Bus drivers0.4% (413)0.3% (173)0.5% (240)0.3% (266)0.2% (83)0.4% (183)
Engineers0.4% (351)0.5% (244)0.2% (107)0.6% (479)1.0% (416)0.1% (63)
Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers0.4% (343)0.2% (87)0.5% (256)1.8% (1,563)1.4% (620)2.2% (943)
Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters0.3% (309)0.6% (309)0.0% (0)0.2% (211)0.5% (211)0.0% (0)
Personal appearance workers0.3% (306)0.0% (0)0.6% (306)0.7% (647)0.4% (170)1.1% (477)
Printing workers0.3% (287)0.3% (145)0.3% (142)0.4% (378)0.6% (261)0.3% (117)
Secondary school teachers0.3% (257)0.2% (91)0.3% (166)0.6% (563)0.5% (220)0.8% (343)
Agricultural workers including supervisors0.3% (248)0.3% (133)0.2% (115)0.1% (127)0.3% (114)0.0% (13)
Occupational and physical therapist assistants and aides0.2% (186)0.0% (0)0.4% (186)0.0% (42)0.0% (0)0.1% (42)
Architects, surveyors, and cartographers0.2% (182)0.4% (182)0.0% (0)0.2% (133)0.3% (118)0.0% (15)
Motor vehicle operators except bus and truck drivers0.2% (171)0.2% (87)0.2% (84)0.1% (105)0.2% (82)0.1% (23)
Life, physical, and social science technicians0.2% (167)0.0% (0)0.4% (167)0.1% (89)0.1% (29)0.1% (60)
Other transportation workers0.1% (125)0.1% (71)0.1% (54)0.2% (136)0.3% (124)0.0% (12)
Librarians, curators, and archivists0.1% (124)0.1% (63)0.1% (61)0.3% (225)0.1% (46)0.4% (179)
Legal support workers0.1% (124)0.0% (0)0.3% (124)0.4% (348)0.2% (79)0.6% (269)
Woodworkers0.1% (118)0.2% (118)0.0% (0)0.2% (205)0.3% (114)0.2% (91)
Communications equipment operators0.1% (58)0.0% (0)0.1% (58)0.1% (127)0.1% (24)0.2% (103)
Supervisors, transportation and material moving workers0.1% (57)0.1% (57)0.0% (0)0.1% (109)0.2% (80)0.1% (29)
Other construction workers and helpers0.1% (54)0.1% (54)0.0% (0)0.3% (258)0.5% (236)0.1% (22)
Plant and system operators0.1% (53)0.1% (53)0.0% (0)0.2% (146)0.3% (130)0.0% (16)
Air transportation workers0.1% (52)0.1% (52)0.0% (0)0.1% (55)0.1% (55)0.0% (0)
Mathematical science occupations0.0% (47)0.1% (47)0.0% (0)0.2% (135)0.2% (108)0.1% (27)
Fire fighting and prevention workers including supervisors0.0% (45)0.1% (45)0.0% (0)0.2% (148)0.3% (138)0.0% (10)
Unemployment by race in 2000:

Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 2.8%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 2.8%


Unemployment rate for Black males: 11.4%
Unemployment rate for Black females: 7.5%


Unemployment rate for Asian males: 3.3%
Unemployment rate for Asian females: 11.0%


Unemployment rate for other race males: 9.3%
Unemployment rate for other race females: 10.5%


Unemployment rate for two or more race males: 18.8%
Unemployment rate for two or more race females: 14.7%


Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 9.3%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 12.3%

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2008 (%)

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2008 (%) - Males

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2008 (%) - Females

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2000 (%)

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2008:
12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m.:
Winston-Salem:

2.1% (1,940)
North Carolina:

3.2% (127,408)
    12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m. - Males:
    Winston-Salem:

    2.8% (1,343)
    North Carolina:

    4.0% (83,626)
    12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m. - Females:
    Winston-Salem:

    1.3% (597)
    North Carolina:

    2.3% (43,782)
5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m.:
Winston-Salem:

2.4% (2,223)
North Carolina:

3.1% (124,326)
    5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m. - Males:
    Winston-Salem:

    2.6% (1,219)
    North Carolina:

    4.2% (87,054)
    5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m. - Females:
    Winston-Salem:

    2.2% (1,004)
    North Carolina:

    2.0% (37,272)
5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.:
Winston-Salem:

3.6% (3,303)
North Carolina:

4.6% (184,216)
    5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m. - Males:
    Winston-Salem:

    4.4% (2,109)
    North Carolina:

    6.0% (123,789)
    5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m. - Females:
    Winston-Salem:

    2.7% (1,194)
    North Carolina:

    3.2% (60,427)
6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m.:
Winston-Salem:

6.8% (6,327)
North Carolina:

8.6% (341,638)
    6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m. - Males:
    Winston-Salem:

    7.9% (3,761)
    North Carolina:

    10.5% (217,085)
    6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m. - Females:
    Winston-Salem:

    5.7% (2,566)
    North Carolina:

    6.6% (124,553)
6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m.:
Winston-Salem:

8.9% (8,207)
North Carolina:

10.9% (431,457)
    6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m. - Males:
    Winston-Salem:

    10.1% (4,805)
    North Carolina:

    12.2% (253,270)
    6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m. - Females:
    Winston-Salem:

    7.6% (3,402)
    North Carolina:

    9.4% (178,187)
7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m.:
Winston-Salem:

13.6% (12,575)
North Carolina:

15.9% (633,266)
    7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m. - Males:
    Winston-Salem:

    15.8% (7,541)
    North Carolina:

    15.5% (321,965)
    7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m. - Females:
    Winston-Salem:

    11.2% (5,034)
    North Carolina:

    16.4% (311,301)
7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m.:
Winston-Salem:

15.3% (14,168)
North Carolina:

14.7% (585,237)
    7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m. - Males:
    Winston-Salem:

    13.3% (6,343)
    North Carolina:

    12.8% (266,088)
    7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m. - Females:
    Winston-Salem:

    17.4% (7,825)
    North Carolina:

    16.8% (319,149)
8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m.:
Winston-Salem:

9.7% (8,969)
North Carolina:

10.8% (428,473)
    8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m. - Males:
    Winston-Salem:

    10.4% (4,951)
    North Carolina:

    9.8% (202,491)
    8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m. - Females:
    Winston-Salem:

    8.9% (4,018)
    North Carolina:

    11.9% (225,982)
8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m.:
Winston-Salem:

7.3% (6,802)
North Carolina:

5.4% (213,634)
    8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m. - Males:
    Winston-Salem:

    6.4% (3,060)
    North Carolina:

    4.4% (91,275)
    8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m. - Females:
    Winston-Salem:

    8.3% (3,742)
    North Carolina:

    6.5% (122,359)
9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m.:
Winston-Salem:

7.0% (6,494)
North Carolina:

5.6% (223,467)
    9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m. - Males:
    Winston-Salem:

    5.0% (2,392)
    North Carolina:

    4.9% (100,862)
    9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m. - Females:
    Winston-Salem:

    9.1% (4,102)
    North Carolina:

    6.5% (122,605)
10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m.:
Winston-Salem:

3.5% (3,220)
North Carolina:

2.6% (103,649)
    10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m. - Males:
    Winston-Salem:

    2.6% (1,259)
    North Carolina:

    2.1% (43,077)
    10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m. - Females:
    Winston-Salem:

    4.4% (1,961)
    North Carolina:

    3.2% (60,572)
11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m.:
Winston-Salem:

1.8% (1,640)
North Carolina:

1.1% (44,573)
    11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m. - Males:
    Winston-Salem:

    1.3% (604)
    North Carolina:

    0.9% (19,615)
    11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m. - Females:
    Winston-Salem:

    2.3% (1,036)
    North Carolina:

    1.3% (24,958)
12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m.:
Winston-Salem:

8.4% (7,822)
North Carolina:

6.4% (253,809)
    12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m. - Males:
    Winston-Salem:

    7.7% (3,696)
    North Carolina:

    5.8% (120,214)
    12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m. - Females:
    Winston-Salem:

    9.2% (4,126)
    North Carolina:

    7.0% (133,595)
4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.:
Winston-Salem:

9.7% (8,946)
North Carolina:

7.0% (276,407)
    4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. - Males:
    Winston-Salem:

    9.8% (4,655)
    North Carolina:

    7.0% (144,683)
    4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. - Females:
    Winston-Salem:

    9.6% (4,291)
    North Carolina:

    6.9% (131,724)
Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2000:
12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m.:
Winston-Salem:

1.9% (1,645)
North Carolina:

2.6% (100,622)
5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m.:
Winston-Salem:

1.5% (1,255)
North Carolina:

2.4% (92,195)
5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.:
Winston-Salem:

2.3% (1,973)
North Carolina:

4.3% (165,079)
6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m.:
Winston-Salem:

6.9% (5,828)
North Carolina:

9.2% (352,565)
6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m.:
Winston-Salem:

10.2% (8,642)
North Carolina:

12.0% (460,363)
7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m.:
Winston-Salem:

15.6% (13,295)
North Carolina:

15.8% (606,151)
7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m.:
Winston-Salem:

17.8% (15,137)
North Carolina:

16.7% (642,254)
8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m.:
Winston-Salem:

11.7% (9,924)
North Carolina:

10.0% (383,802)
8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m.:
Winston-Salem:

5.7% (4,881)
North Carolina:

4.4% (169,515)
9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m.:
Winston-Salem:

5.1% (4,313)
North Carolina:

4.4% (167,594)
10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m.:
Winston-Salem:

2.2% (1,905)
North Carolina:

1.8% (67,524)
11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m.:
Winston-Salem:

1.2% (980)
North Carolina:

0.8% (30,822)
12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m.:
Winston-Salem:

7.8% (6,646)
North Carolina:

6.1% (234,783)
4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.:
Winston-Salem:

7.7% (6,551)
North Carolina:

6.8% (261,553)

Percentage of workers working in this county: 85.6%
Number of people working at home: 2,028 (2.4% of all workers)

Daytime population change due to commuting: +47,841 (+25.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 64,538 (75.9%)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2008 (%)

Working at home in 2008 - Winston-Salem

Working at home in 2008 - North Carolina

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2008 (%) - Males

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2008 (%) - Females

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2000 (%)

Working at home in 2000 - Winston-Salem

Working at home in 2000 - North Carolina

Travel time to work in 2008:
Less than 5 minutes:
Winston-Salem:

1.6% (2,181)
North Carolina:

3.4% (133,521)
    Less than 5 minutes - Males:
    Winston-Salem:

    1.9% (1,227)
    North Carolina:

    3.8% (78,023)
    Less than 5 minutes - Females:
    Winston-Salem:

    1.3% (954)
    North Carolina:

    2.9% (55,498)
5 to 9 minutes:
Winston-Salem:

8.6% (11,820)
North Carolina:

10.4% (412,901)
    5 to 9 minutes - Males:
    Winston-Salem:

    9.4% (6,232)
    North Carolina:

    9.7% (201,142)
    5 to 9 minutes - Females:
    Winston-Salem:

    7.8% (5,588)
    North Carolina:

    11.1% (211,759)
10 to 14 minutes:
Winston-Salem:

16.5% (22,757)
North Carolina:

15.6% (620,240)
    10 to 14 minutes - Males:
    Winston-Salem:

    16.2% (10,698)
    North Carolina:

    14.6% (301,528)
    10 to 14 minutes - Females:
    Winston-Salem:

    16.8% (12,059)
    North Carolina:

    16.7% (318,712)
15 to 19 minutes:
Winston-Salem:

19.0% (26,081)
North Carolina:

17.6% (697,887)
    15 to 19 minutes - Males:
    Winston-Salem:

    19.6% (12,911)
    North Carolina:

    16.7% (346,064)
    15 to 19 minutes - Females:
    Winston-Salem:

    18.4% (13,170)
    North Carolina:

    18.4% (351,823)
20 to 24 minutes:
Winston-Salem:

19.6% (26,931)
North Carolina:

16.1% (638,027)
    20 to 24 minutes - Males:
    Winston-Salem:

    17.7% (11,700)
    North Carolina:

    15.7% (325,133)
    20 to 24 minutes - Females:
    Winston-Salem:

    21.3% (15,231)
    North Carolina:

    16.4% (312,894)
25 to 29 minutes:
Winston-Salem:

8.4% (11,602)
North Carolina:

6.8% (270,255)
    25 to 29 minutes - Males:
    Winston-Salem:

    8.1% (5,334)
    North Carolina:

    6.6% (135,639)
    25 to 29 minutes - Females:
    Winston-Salem:

    8.8% (6,268)
    North Carolina:

    7.1% (134,616)
30 to 34 minutes:
Winston-Salem:

12.1% (16,701)
North Carolina:

13.3% (527,770)
    30 to 34 minutes - Males:
    Winston-Salem:

    11.7% (7,708)
    North Carolina:

    13.8% (285,077)
    30 to 34 minutes - Females:
    Winston-Salem:

    12.6% (8,993)
    North Carolina:

    12.7% (242,693)
35 to 39 minutes:
Winston-Salem:

1.7% (2,391)
North Carolina:

2.8% (110,006)
    35 to 39 minutes - Males:
    Winston-Salem:

    1.2% (818)
    North Carolina:

    2.8% (58,158)
    35 to 39 minutes - Females:
    Winston-Salem:

    2.2% (1,573)
    North Carolina:

    2.7% (51,848)
40 to 44 minutes:
Winston-Salem:

3.3% (4,492)
North Carolina:

2.9% (115,316)
    40 to 44 minutes - Males:
    Winston-Salem:

    2.5% (1,651)
    North Carolina:

    2.9% (60,509)
    40 to 44 minutes - Females:
    Winston-Salem:

    4.0% (2,841)
    North Carolina:

    2.9% (54,807)
45 to 59 minutes:
Winston-Salem:

5.1% (6,965)
North Carolina:

6.3% (249,527)
    45 to 59 minutes - Males:
    Winston-Salem:

    6.2% (4,093)
    North Carolina:

    7.2% (149,857)
    45 to 59 minutes - Females:
    Winston-Salem:

    4.0% (2,872)
    North Carolina:

    5.2% (99,670)
60 to 89 minutes:
Winston-Salem:

2.7% (3,696)
North Carolina:

3.5% (138,182)
    60 to 89 minutes - Males:
    Winston-Salem:

    3.4% (2,215)
    North Carolina:

    4.0% (83,565)
    60 to 89 minutes - Females:
    Winston-Salem:

    2.1% (1,481)
    North Carolina:

    2.9% (54,617)
90 or more minutes:
Winston-Salem:

1.5% (2,000)
North Carolina:

1.5% (61,161)
    90 or more minutes - Males:
    Winston-Salem:

    2.2% (1,450)
    North Carolina:

    2.1% (42,521)
    90 or more minutes - Females:
    Winston-Salem:

    0.8% (550)
    North Carolina:

    1.0% (18,640)
Travel time to work in 2000:
Less than 5 minutes:
Winston-Salem:

2.9% (2,423)
North Carolina:

2.9% (112,337)
5 to 9 minutes:
Winston-Salem:

11.3% (9,640)
North Carolina:

10.2% (391,604)
10 to 14 minutes:
Winston-Salem:

20.9% (17,747)
North Carolina:

15.7% (604,412)
15 to 19 minutes:
Winston-Salem:

24.0% (20,396)
North Carolina:

17.5% (670,644)
20 to 24 minutes:
Winston-Salem:

16.3% (13,853)
North Carolina:

15.5% (592,941)
25 to 29 minutes:
Winston-Salem:

4.2% (3,593)
North Carolina:

5.9% (225,523)
30 to 34 minutes:
Winston-Salem:

9.1% (7,734)
North Carolina:

12.9% (496,268)
35 to 39 minutes:
Winston-Salem:

1.2% (1,062)
North Carolina:

2.4% (92,870)
40 to 44 minutes:
Winston-Salem:

1.3% (1,125)
North Carolina:

2.6% (100,049)
45 to 59 minutes:
Winston-Salem:

2.8% (2,380)
North Carolina:

6.1% (233,614)
60 to 89 minutes:
Winston-Salem:

1.8% (1,570)
North Carolina:

3.4% (129,556)
90 or more minutes:
Winston-Salem:

1.7% (1,452)
North Carolina:

2.2% (85,004)

Travel time to work (in minutes) by means of transportation (%)

Travel time to work by means of transportation:
Less than 30 minutes - public transportation:
Winston-Salem:

44.6% (956)
North Carolina:

45.2% (15,722)
Less than 30 minutes - other means:
Winston-Salem:

82.5% (66,696)
North Carolina:

69.8% (2,581,739)
30 to 44 minutes - public transportation:
Winston-Salem:

23.8% (510)
North Carolina:

21.7% (7,536)
30 to 44 minutes - other means:
Winston-Salem:

11.6% (9,411)
North Carolina:

18.4% (681,651)
45 to 59 minutes - public transportation:
Winston-Salem:

12.5% (269)
North Carolina:

10.3% (3,581)
45 to 59 minutes - other means:
Winston-Salem:

2.6% (2,111)
North Carolina:

6.2% (230,033)
60 or more minutes - public transportation:
Winston-Salem:

19.1% (410)
North Carolina:

22.9% (7,964)
60 or more minutes - other means:
Winston-Salem:

3.2% (2,612)
North Carolina:

5.6% (206,596)

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Winston-Salem

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Winston-Salem (Males)

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Winston-Salem (Females)

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - North Carolina

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - North Carolina (Males)

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - North Carolina (Females)

Means of transportation to work in 2000 - Winston-Salem

Means of transportation to work in 2000 - North Carolina

Means of transportation to work in 2008:
Drove car alone:
Winston-Salem:

84.9% (119,806)
North Carolina:

80.9% (3,363,254)
    Drove car alone - Males:
    Winston-Salem:

    83.0% (56,525)
    North Carolina:

    78.8% (1,706,062)
    Drove car alone - Females:
    Winston-Salem:

    86.7% (63,281)
    North Carolina:

    83.3% (1,657,192)
Carpooled:
Winston-Salem:

9.3% (13,139)
North Carolina:

10.7% (444,985)
    Carpooled - Males:
    Winston-Salem:

    9.9% (6,722)
    North Carolina:

    12.0% (258,974)
    Carpooled - Females:
    Winston-Salem:

    8.8% (6,417)
    North Carolina:

    9.3% (186,011)
Bus or trolley bus:
Winston-Salem:

1.2% (1,686)
North Carolina:

0.9% (38,952)
    Bus or trolley bus - Males:
    Winston-Salem:

    1.1% (728)
    North Carolina:

    0.9% (19,319)
    Bus or trolley bus - Females:
    Winston-Salem:

    1.3% (958)
    North Carolina:

    1.0% (19,633)
Bicycle:
Winston-Salem:

0.0% (54)
North Carolina:

0.3% (10,863)
    Bicycle - Males:
    Winston-Salem:

    0.1% (54)
    North Carolina:

    0.4% (8,743)
Walked:
Winston-Salem:

1.0% (1,459)
North Carolina:

2.0% (81,552)
    Walked - Males:
    Winston-Salem:

    1.5% (991)
    North Carolina:

    2.3% (49,926)
    Walked - Females:
    Winston-Salem:

    0.6% (468)
    North Carolina:

    1.6% (31,626)
Other means:
Winston-Salem:

1.0% (1,473)
North Carolina:

0.8% (31,652)
    Other means - Males:
    Winston-Salem:

    1.5% (1,017)
    North Carolina:

    1.0% (21,581)
    Other means - Females:
    Winston-Salem:

    0.6% (456)
    North Carolina:

    0.5% (10,071)
Means of transportation to work in 2000:
Drove car alone:
Winston-Salem:

76.4% (64,934)
North Carolina:

79.4% (3,046,666)
Carpooled:
Winston-Salem:

14.8% (12,605)
North Carolina:

14.0% (538,264)
Bus or trolley bus:
Winston-Salem:

2.1% (1,818)
North Carolina:

0.7% (28,053)
Subway or elevated:
Winston-Salem:

0.0% (33)
North Carolina:

0.0% (526)
Railroad:
Winston-Salem:

0.0% (19)
North Carolina:

0.0% (481)
Ferryboat:
Winston-Salem:

0.0% (12)
North Carolina:

0.0% (273)
Taxicab:
Winston-Salem:

0.3% (263)
North Carolina:

0.1% (5,087)
Motorcycle:
Winston-Salem:

0.1% (71)
North Carolina:

0.1% (3,610)
Bicycle:
Winston-Salem:

0.1% (82)
North Carolina:

0.2% (6,840)
Walked:
Winston-Salem:

2.9% (2,423)
North Carolina:

1.9% (74,147)
Other means:
Winston-Salem:

0.8% (715)
North Carolina:

0.8% (30,492)

Private vehicle occupancy (%)

Private vehicle occupancy:
Drove alone:
Winston-Salem:

83.7% (64,934)
North Carolina:

85.0% (3,046,666)
In 2 person carpool:
Winston-Salem:

11.5% (8,946)
North Carolina:

11.2% (400,358)
In 3 person carpool:
Winston-Salem:

2.5% (1,913)
North Carolina:

2.3% (81,334)
In 4 person carpool:
Winston-Salem:

1.3% (977)
North Carolina:

0.8% (30,152)
In 5-6 person carpool:
Winston-Salem:

0.7% (575)
North Carolina:

0.5% (16,868)
In 7+ person carpool:
Winston-Salem:

0.3% (194)
North Carolina:

0.3% (9,552)

Class of Workers (%)

Class of Workers (%) - Males

Class of Workers (%) - Females

Class of Workers:
Employee of private company:
Winston-Salem:

71.3% (61,990)
North Carolina:

70.1% (2,681,729)
    Employee of private company - Males:
    Winston-Salem:

    73.7% (31,828)
    North Carolina:

    72.8% (1,474,251)
    Employee of private company - Females:
    Winston-Salem:

    69.0% (30,162)
    North Carolina:

    67.1% (1,207,478)
Self-employed in own incorporated business:
Winston-Salem:

2.4% (2,047)
North Carolina:

3.2% (122,691)
    Self-employed in own incorporated business - Males:
    Winston-Salem:

    3.5% (1,500)
    North Carolina:

    4.4% (89,296)
    Self-employed in own incorporated business - Females:
    Winston-Salem:

    1.3% (547)
    North Carolina:

    1.9% (33,395)
Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers:
Winston-Salem:

10.3% (8,949)
North Carolina:

5.5% (208,520)
    Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers - Males:
    Winston-Salem:

    8.0% (3,450)
    North Carolina:

    3.4% (69,677)
    Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers - Females:
    Winston-Salem:

    12.6% (5,499)
    North Carolina:

    7.7% (138,843)
Local government workers:
Winston-Salem:

5.7% (4,941)
North Carolina:

5.6% (213,936)
    Local government workers - Males:
    Winston-Salem:

    5.1% (2,221)
    North Carolina:

    4.2% (85,279)
    Local government workers - Females:
    Winston-Salem:

    6.2% (2,720)
    North Carolina:

    7.1% (128,657)
State government workers:
Winston-Salem:

4.5% (3,941)
North Carolina:

6.8% (261,070)
    State government workers - Males:
    Winston-Salem:

    2.9% (1,262)
    North Carolina:

    4.7% (95,509)
    State government workers - Females:
    Winston-Salem:

    6.1% (2,679)
    North Carolina:

    9.2% (165,561)
Federal government workers:
Winston-Salem:

1.0% (826)
North Carolina:

2.1% (81,224)
    Federal government workers - Males:
    Winston-Salem:

    1.0% (423)
    North Carolina:

    2.2% (44,612)
    Federal government workers - Females:
    Winston-Salem:

    0.9% (403)
    North Carolina:

    2.0% (36,612)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business:
Winston-Salem:

4.7% (4,113)
North Carolina:

6.4% (245,017)
    Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Males:
    Winston-Salem:

    5.7% (2,449)
    North Carolina:

    7.9% (160,482)
    Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Females:
    Winston-Salem:

    3.8% (1,664)
    North Carolina:

    4.7% (84,535)
Unpaid family workers:
Winston-Salem:

0.2% (133)
North Carolina:

0.3% (10,554)
    Unpaid family workers - Males:
    Winston-Salem:

    0.2% (71)
    North Carolina:

    0.3% (5,072)
    Unpaid family workers - Females:
    Winston-Salem:

    0.1% (62)
    North Carolina:

    0.3% (5,482)


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