CV XE GIS Home Page

Decision-Making Information

  ProximityOne
  information resources & solutions
  (888) DMI-SOLN
  (888) 364-7656







Put data to work more effectively.
Certificate in Data Analytics




Data Analytics Blog
Power of Combining Maps with Data

Support & Technical Assistance
help using these resources



Metro in Regional Context




Situation & Outlook Report

Winston-Salem, NC MSA (49180)
- Geographic-Demographic-Economic Characteristics -- access other areas
- access this document via http://proximityone.com/cbsa/1/cbsa49180.htm
- Updated: 09/19/18 .. see about topic updates.

Use this frequently updated document to examine geographic, demographic, economic & business characteristics and trends for this metro. Links are provided throughout to compare this metro to other metros and areas using interactive tables. Examine, for example, this metro in context of a peer group set of metros based on population size using this metros interactive table.

Metros implicitly compete among themselves for market share and business/economic development. Compare metros of interest using the ProximityOne MetroDynamics tool, integrating data presented here with other data, to assess how two or more metros/areas compare side-by-side ... now and into the future.

Contents of this Report
This document is organized into these sections:
1. Recent Trends & Outlook
1.1. Projections to 2030 by Component County
2. Overview & Updates
3. Reference & Thematic Pattern Maps
3.1. Lay of the Land
3.2. Neighborhood Patterns of Economic Prosperity
4. Population Characteristics & Trends
4.1. Component City Characteristics
4.2. Component County Characteristics
4.3. General Demographic Characteristics
5. Housing Characteristics & Trends
5.1. Total Housing Units
5.2. General Housing Characteristics
5.3. Residential Construction; Housing Units Authorized & Value
5.4. Housing Price Index
6. Economic Characteristics & Trends
6.1. Economic Profile
6.2. Establishments, Employment & Earnings by Sector (QCEW)
6.3. Establishments, Employment & Earnings by Sector (CBP)
6.4. General Economic Characteristics
6.5. Gross Domestic Product
6.6. Fortune 1000 Companies
6.7. Labor Market Characteristics & Trends
6.8. Cost of Living
7. Social & Education Characteristics
7.1. General Social Characteristics
7.2. Component School District Characteristics
7.3. Component Higher Education Institution Characteristics
8. GeoPolitics
  Terms of Use
  Statistical Release Dates
  Related Resources
  Using this Document
  About Metros & Principal Cities
  Glossary

Metropolitan Statistical Areas (MSAs) - larger metros
The nation's 382 metro areas (July 2015 CBSA vintage) contained approximately 279.7 million people in 2017, representing approximately 85.9 percent of the nation's 325.7 population.

Micropolitan Statistical Areas (MISAs) - smaller metros
The nation’s 551 micro areas contained approximately 27.7 million people in 2017, representing approximately 8.5 percent of the nation’s population.

Use the county interactive table to examine metro by county demographic change 2010-2017, the how and why of change and what these patterns suggest about the future.

Use the CBSA/metro interactive table to examine metro demographic change 2010-2017, the how and why of change and what these patterns suggest about the future.

Upcoming Updates (some items only appear in subscriber edition)
  • Housing Price Index (section 5.4) quarterly/annual
  • Establishments, employment & earnings (section 6.6) quarterly/annual
  • Employment Situation (section 6.7) monthly/quarterly/annual
  • Construction (section 5.3) monthly/quarterly/annual
    --
  • Sept 2018 -- 2017 ACS 1-year estimates -- demographic-economic tables; annual update

Recent Updates
... this report updates frequently. Selected updates are listed below. Register to receive update notifications.

  • 09.18.19 Gross Domestic Product & Related Measures
    .. 6.5. Metro GDP Annual Update - time series 2001-2017; updates with 2018 data December 2019
  • 09.18.18 Quarterly Establishments, Employment & Wages (QCEW) by Type of Business (NAICS)
    .. 6.2.2. QCEW Quarterly downloadable files
  • 09.03.18 City population annual estimates updated through 2017 .. 4.1 Component Cities
    .. Housing Unit annual estimates updated through 2017 .. 5.1. Housing Units
    .. Cost of Living .. feature added for MSAs .. 6.8. Cost of Living
  • 09.01.18 New 2017 Population & Components of Change;
    .. sections updated: 2. Overview .. 4. CBSA Components of Change .. 4.2. CBSA County Components
  • 04.26.18 New 2016 County Business Patterns/Establishment attributes; section 6.3
  • 03.01.18 New 2017 Housing Price Index; new, extended structure; section 5.4
  • 01.19.18 New 2016 Metro/CBSA demographic-economic interactive tables; rank/compare metros
    .. General demographics .. Social .. Economic .. Housing
  • Economic profile and personal income; section 6.1; annual/November.
  • Census tracts overview section; annual/December.
  • General Demographics section updated/extended; annual/December.
  • Higher education institutions; annual/February.
  • Overview lead narrative on population components of change; annual/March.
  • Metro & county demographic component detailed annual estimates; annual/March.
  • School districts in metro & K-12 enrollment; annual/August.
More about schedule and upcoming events ... Calendar ... Upcoming Events ... Find Event
 
1. Recent Trends & Outlook - goto top
This section provides a summary of recent business, demographic, economic trends; year-ahead & outlook to 2030.

The Recent Trends & Outlook section narrative is updated quarterly and is published in the subscriber edition. The narrative covers topics about this metro such as .. assessing the implications of next jobs report, impact of the Fed's action on the interest rate, which sectors are expanding or contracting, how housing market conditions are changing and more on insights to help your planning and decision-making.

Projections to 2030. The following table presents the most recent ProximityOne population projections to 2030 by metro county and and the metro overall. ProximityOne develops annual population estimates and projections by single year of age by county to 2030. We also develop custom estimates and projections. Contact us for further information (leave message in text box). Or call us at 888.364.7656. These projections are updated periodically and make use of other demographic-economic data presented in this document. See terms of use.

Winston-Salem, NC [49180] CBSA by County Population Estimates & Projections to 2030
http://proximityone.com/outlook2030.htm
-- Vintage: 01/09/18 -- Model: 1.0.2 -- Report: 1.1 -- Run: 01/22/18
-- County -- 7/1/20102010%7/1/20202020%7/1/20302030%2010-302010-30%
  Davidson, NC [37057]162,85425.39166,54924.60169,48123.716,6274.07
  Davie, NC [37059]41,2796.4442,6916.3043,8986.142,6196.34
  Forsyth, NC [37067]351,50254.80385,61556.95422,50759.1271,00520.20
  Stokes, NC [37169]47,3427.3845,1926.6743,1026.03-4,240-8.96
  Yadkin, NC [37197]38,4365.9937,0905.4835,6924.99-2,744-7.14
  Region Total641,413100.00677,137100.00714,680100.0073,26711.42
 

  2. Overview & Update - goto top

Population. The total population of the Winston-Salem, NC MSA changed from 641,320 in 2010 to 667,733 in 2017, a change of 26,413 (4.1%). Among all metros, Winston-Salem, NC MSA ranked 83th in 2017, based on total population. It ranked 107th based population change from 2010 to 2017 and ranked 271th based population percent change from 2010 to 2017. See section 1. for population projections to 2030 for the metro by county. See section 4. for additional details on population.

Geography. The total land area of the Winston-Salem, NC MSA is 2,008.6 SqMi with water area of 31.5 SqMi. The metro ranked 239th among all metros based on total land area. With 2017 population density of 332.4, the metro ranked 99th among all metros (based on land area).

Geographic Mobility. The net migration of the Winston-Salem, NC MSA changed from 1,704 in 2011 (6/30/10 to 7/1/11) to 5,040 in 2017. From 2011 through 2017, the total net migration was 18,304; the average annual net migration was 2,615. See section 4 for additional details on migration.

Housing. The total housing stock of the Winston-Salem, NC MSA changed from 287,245 in 2010 to 297,648 in 2017, a change of 10,403 (3.6%). See section 5 for additional details on housing.

Cost of Living. The regional price parity (RPP) for all goods and services for the Winston-Salem, NC MSA changed from 90.2 in 2010 to 89.0 in 2016. The RPP is an index where the national average of the cost of goods and services sold is 100. The RPP is an indicator of the cost of living in that area relative to the U.S. overall average. See section 6.8 for additional details on Cost of Living.

Personal Income. The total personal income of Winston-Salem, NC MSA changed from 22,643,846 ($000s) in 2010 to 27,085,706 ($000s) in 2016, a change of 4,441,860 ($000s) (19.6%). The per capita personal income changed from $35,303 in 2010 to $40,910 in 2016, a change of $5,607 (15.9%). See section 6.1. for additional details on personal income.

Gross Domestic Product. This metro ranked number 235 among the 383 MSAs based on 2017 per capita real GDP. The real per capita GDP changed from $37,358 in 2011 to $37,834 in 2017 a change of $476 (1.3%).

.. Real GDP The real GDP changed from $24,083M in 2011 to $25,263M in 2017 a change of $1,180M ( 4.90%).

.. Current $ GDP The current dollar GDP changed from $24,507M in 2011 to $29,749M in 2017 a change of $5,242M ( 21.39%).

.. Quantity Index The all industry GDP quantity index changed from 100.187 in 2011 to 105.096 in 2017 a change of 4.909 ( 4.900%).

GDP is the most comprehensive measure of metro economic activity. GDP is the sum of the GDP originating in all industries in the metro. See section 6.5. for additional details on GDP.

Employment Situation (updated monthly). The Winston-Salem, NC MSA labor force changed from 323,424 in November 2016 to 323,269 in November 2017, a change of -155 (0.0%). The unemployment rate changed from 4.65% in November 2016 to 4.32% in November 2017, a change of -0.33 (-7.02%). See section 6.7. for additional details on the employment situation.
 
3. Reference & Thematic Pattern Maps - goto top

Select a Different Metro
... click a link below or use table
10100 Aberdeen, SD MISA
10140 Aberdeen, WA MISA
10180 Abilene, TX MSA
10220 Ada, OK MISA
10300 Adrian, MI MISA
10420 Akron, OH MSA
10460 Alamogordo, NM MISA
10500 Albany, GA MSA
10540 Albany, OR MSA
10580 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY MSA
10620 Albemarle, NC MISA
10660 Albert Lea, MN MISA
10700 Albertville, AL MISA
10740 Albuquerque, NM MSA
10760 Alexander City, AL MISA
10780 Alexandria, LA MSA
10820 Alexandria, MN MISA
10860 Alice, TX MISA
10900 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ MSA
10940 Alma, MI MISA
10980 Alpena, MI MISA
11020 Altoona, PA MSA
11060 Altus, OK MISA
11100 Amarillo, TX MSA
11140 Americus, GA MISA
11180 Ames, IA MSA
11220 Amsterdam, NY MISA
11260 Anchorage, AK MSA
11380 Andrews, TX MISA
11420 Angola, IN MISA
11460 Ann Arbor, MI MSA
11500 Anniston-Oxford-Jacksonville, AL MSA
11540 Appleton, WI MSA
11580 Arcadia, FL MISA
11620 Ardmore, OK MISA
11660 Arkadelphia, AR MISA
11680 Arkansas City-Winfield, KS MISA
11700 Asheville, NC MSA
11740 Ashland, OH MISA
11780 Ashtabula, OH MISA
11820 Astoria, OR MISA
11860 Atchison, KS MISA
11900 Athens, OH MISA
11940 Athens, TN MISA
11980 Athens, TX MISA
12020 Athens-Clarke County, GA MSA
12060 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA MSA
12100 Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ MSA
12120 Atmore, AL MISA
12140 Auburn, IN MISA
12180 Auburn, NY MISA
12220 Auburn-Opelika, AL MSA
12260 Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC MSA
12300 Augusta-Waterville, ME MISA
12380 Austin, MN MISA
12420 Austin-Round Rock, TX MSA
12460 Bainbridge, GA MISA
12540 Bakersfield, CA MSA
12580 Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD MSA
12620 Bangor, ME MSA
12660 Baraboo, WI MISA
12680 Bardstown, KY MISA
12700 Barnstable Town, MA MSA
12740 Barre, VT MISA
12780 Bartlesville, OK MISA
12820 Bastrop, LA MISA
12860 Batavia, NY MISA
12900 Batesville, AR MISA
12940 Baton Rouge, LA MSA
12980 Battle Creek, MI MSA
13020 Bay City, MI MSA
13060 Bay City, TX MISA
13100 Beatrice, NE MISA
13140 Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX MSA
13180 Beaver Dam, WI MISA
13220 Beckley, WV MSA
13260 Bedford, IN MISA
13300 Beeville, TX MISA
13340 Bellefontaine, OH MISA
13380 Bellingham, WA MSA
13420 Bemidji, MN MISA
13460 Bend-Redmond, OR MSA
13500 Bennettsville, SC MISA
13540 Bennington, VT MISA
13620 Berlin, NH-VT MISA
13660 Big Rapids, MI MISA
13700 Big Spring, TX MISA
13720 Big Stone Gap, VA MISA
13740 Billings, MT MSA
13780 Binghamton, NY MSA
13820 Birmingham-Hoover, AL MSA
13900 Bismarck, ND MSA
13940 Blackfoot, ID MISA
13980 Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, VA MSA
14010 Bloomington, IL MSA
14020 Bloomington, IN MSA
14100 Bloomsburg-Berwick, PA MSA
14140 Bluefield, WV-VA MISA
14180 Blytheville, AR MISA
14220 Bogalusa, LA MISA
14260 Boise City, ID MSA
14300 Bonham, TX MISA
14340 Boone, IA MISA
14380 Boone, NC MISA
14420 Borger, TX MISA
14460 Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH MSA
14500 Boulder, CO MSA
14540 Bowling Green, KY MSA
14580 Bozeman, MT MISA
14620 Bradford, PA MISA
14660 Brainerd, MN MISA
14700 Branson, MO MISA
14720 Breckenridge, CO MISA
14740 Bremerton-Silverdale, WA MSA
14780 Brenham, TX MISA
14820 Brevard, NC MISA
14860 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT MSA
15020 Brookhaven, MS MISA
15060 Brookings, OR MISA
15100 Brookings, SD MISA
15140 Brownsville, TN MISA
15180 Brownsville-Harlingen, TX MSA
15220 Brownwood, TX MISA
15260 Brunswick, GA MSA
15340 Bucyrus, OH MISA
15380 Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls, NY MSA
15420 Burley, ID MISA
15460 Burlington, IA-IL MISA
15500 Burlington, NC MSA
15540 Burlington-South Burlington, VT MSA
15580 Butte-Silver Bow, MT MISA
15620 Cadillac, MI MISA
15660 Calhoun, GA MISA
15680 California-Lexington Park, MD MSA
15700 Cambridge, MD MISA
15740 Cambridge, OH MISA
15780 Camden, AR MISA
15820 Campbellsville, KY MISA
15860 Ca±on City, CO MISA
15900 Canton, IL MISA
15940 Canton-Massillon, OH MSA
15980 Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL MSA
16020 Cape Girardeau, MO-IL MSA
16060 Carbondale-Marion, IL MSA
16100 Carlsbad-Artesia, NM MISA
16140 Carroll, IA MISA
16180 Carson City, NV MSA
16220 Casper, WY MSA
16260 Cedar City, UT MISA
16300 Cedar Rapids, IA MSA
16340 Cedartown, GA MISA
16380 Celina, OH MISA
16420 Central City, KY MISA
16460 Centralia, IL MISA
16500 Centralia, WA MISA
16540 Chambersburg-Waynesboro, PA MSA
16580 Champaign-Urbana, IL MSA
16620 Charleston, WV MSA
16660 Charleston-Mattoon, IL MISA
16700 Charleston-North Charleston, SC MSA
16740 Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC MSA
16820 Charlottesville, VA MSA
16860 Chattanooga, TN-GA MSA
16940 Cheyenne, WY MSA
16980 Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI MSA
17020 Chico, CA MSA
17060 Chillicothe, OH MISA
17140 Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN MSA
17200 Claremont-Lebanon, NH-VT MISA
17220 Clarksburg, WV MISA
17260 Clarksdale, MS MISA
17300 Clarksville, TN-KY MSA
17340 Clearlake, CA MISA
17380 Cleveland, MS MISA
17420 Cleveland, TN MSA
17460 Cleveland-Elyria, OH MSA
17500 Clewiston, FL MISA
17540 Clinton, IA MISA
17580 Clovis, NM MISA
17660 Coeur d'Alene, ID MSA
17700 Coffeyville, KS MISA
17740 Coldwater, MI MISA
17780 College Station-Bryan, TX MSA
17820 Colorado Springs, CO MSA
17860 Columbia, MO MSA
17900 Columbia, SC MSA
17980 Columbus, GA-AL MSA
18020 Columbus, IN MSA
18060 Columbus, MS MISA
18100 Columbus, NE MISA
18140 Columbus, OH MSA
18180 Concord, NH MISA
18220 Connersville, IN MISA
18260 Cookeville, TN MISA
18300 Coos Bay, OR MISA
18380 Cordele, GA MISA
18420 Corinth, MS MISA
18460 Cornelia, GA MISA
18500 Corning, NY MISA
18580 Corpus Christi, TX MSA
18620 Corsicana, TX MISA
18660 Cortland, NY MISA
18700 Corvallis, OR MSA
18740 Coshocton, OH MISA
18780 Craig, CO MISA
18820 Crawfordsville, IN MISA
18860 Crescent City, CA MISA
18880 Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL MSA
18900 Crossville, TN MISA
18980 Cullman, AL MISA
19000 Cullowhee, NC MISA
19060 Cumberland, MD-WV MSA
19100 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX MSA
19140 Dalton, GA MSA
19180 Danville, IL MSA
19220 Danville, KY MISA
19260 Danville, VA MISA
19300 Daphne-Fairhope-Foley, AL MSA
19340 Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, IA-IL MSA
19380 Dayton, OH MSA
19420 Dayton, TN MISA
19460 Decatur, AL MSA
19500 Decatur, IL MSA
19540 Decatur, IN MISA
19580 Defiance, OH MISA
19620 Del Rio, TX MISA
19660 Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, FL MSA
19700 Deming, NM MISA
19740 Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO MSA
19760 DeRidder, LA MISA
19780 Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA MSA
19820 Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI MSA
19860 Dickinson, ND MISA
19940 Dixon, IL MISA
19980 Dodge City, KS MISA
20020 Dothan, AL MSA
20060 Douglas, GA MISA
20100 Dover, DE MSA
20140 Dublin, GA MISA
20180 DuBois, PA MISA
20220 Dubuque, IA MSA
20260 Duluth, MN-WI MSA
20300 Dumas, TX MISA
20340 Duncan, OK MISA
20380 Dunn, NC MISA
20420 Durango, CO MISA
20460 Durant, OK MISA
20500 Durham-Chapel Hill, NC MSA
20540 Dyersburg, TN MISA
20580 Eagle Pass, TX MISA
20660 Easton, MD MISA
20700 East Stroudsburg, PA MSA
20740 Eau Claire, WI MSA
20780 Edwards, CO MISA
20820 Effingham, IL MISA
20900 El Campo, TX MISA
20940 El Centro, CA MSA
20980 El Dorado, AR MISA
21020 Elizabeth City, NC MISA
21060 Elizabethtown-Fort Knox, KY MSA
21120 Elk City, OK MISA
21140 Elkhart-Goshen, IN MSA
21180 Elkins, WV MISA
21220 Elko, NV MISA
21260 Ellensburg, WA MISA
21300 Elmira, NY MSA
21340 El Paso, TX MSA
21380 Emporia, KS MISA
21420 Enid, OK MSA
21460 Enterprise, AL MISA
21500 Erie, PA MSA
21540 Escanaba, MI MISA
21580 Espa±ola, NM MISA
21640 Eufaula, AL-GA MISA
21660 Eugene, OR MSA
21700 Eureka-Arcata-Fortuna, CA MISA
21740 Evanston, WY MISA
21780 Evansville, IN-KY MSA
21820 Fairbanks, AK MSA
21840 Fairfield, IA MISA
21860 Fairmont, MN MISA
21900 Fairmont, WV MISA
21980 Fallon, NV MISA
22020 Fargo, ND-MN MSA
22060 Faribault-Northfield, MN MISA
22100 Farmington, MO MISA
22140 Farmington, NM MSA
22180 Fayetteville, NC MSA
22220 Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, AR-MO MSA
22260 Fergus Falls, MN MISA
22280 Fernley, NV MISA
22300 Findlay, OH MISA
22340 Fitzgerald, GA MISA
22380 Flagstaff, AZ MSA
22420 Flint, MI MSA
22500 Florence, SC MSA
22520 Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL MSA
22540 Fond du Lac, WI MSA
22580 Forest City, NC MISA
22620 Forrest City, AR MISA
22660 Fort Collins, CO MSA
22700 Fort Dodge, IA MISA
22780 Fort Leonard Wood, MO MISA
22800 Fort Madison-Keokuk, IA-IL-MO MISA
22820 Fort Morgan, CO MISA
22840 Fort Payne, AL MISA
22860 Fort Polk South, LA MISA
22900 Fort Smith, AR-OK MSA
23060 Fort Wayne, IN MSA
23140 Frankfort, IN MISA
23180 Frankfort, KY MISA
23240 Fredericksburg, TX MISA
23300 Freeport, IL MISA
23340 Fremont, NE MISA
23380 Fremont, OH MISA
23420 Fresno, CA MSA
23460 Gadsden, AL MSA
23500 Gaffney, SC MISA
23540 Gainesville, FL MSA
23580 Gainesville, GA MSA
23620 Gainesville, TX MISA
23660 Galesburg, IL MISA
23700 Gallup, NM MISA
23780 Garden City, KS MISA
23820 Gardnerville Ranchos, NV MISA
23860 Georgetown, SC MISA
23900 Gettysburg, PA MSA
23940 Gillette, WY MISA
23980 Glasgow, KY MISA
24020 Glens Falls, NY MSA
24060 Glenwood Springs, CO MISA
24100 Gloversville, NY MISA
24140 Goldsboro, NC MSA
24220 Grand Forks, ND-MN MSA
24260 Grand Island, NE MSA
24300 Grand Junction, CO MSA
24330 Grand Rapids, MN MISA
24340 Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI MSA
24380 Grants, NM MISA
24420 Grants Pass, OR MSA
24460 Great Bend, KS MISA
24500 Great Falls, MT MSA
24540 Greeley, CO MSA
24580 Green Bay, WI MSA
24620 Greeneville, TN MISA
24640 Greenfield Town, MA MISA
24660 Greensboro-High Point, NC MSA
24700 Greensburg, IN MISA
24740 Greenville, MS MISA
24780 Greenville, NC MSA
24820 Greenville, OH MISA
24860 Greenville-Anderson-Mauldin, SC MSA
24900 Greenwood, MS MISA
24940 Greenwood, SC MISA
24980 Grenada, MS MISA
25060 Gulfport-Biloxi-Pascagoula, MS MSA
25100 Guymon, OK MISA
25180 Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV MSA
25200 Hailey, ID MISA
25220 Hammond, LA MSA
25260 Hanford-Corcoran, CA MSA
25300 Hannibal, MO MISA
25420 Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA MSA
25460 Harrison, AR MISA
25500 Harrisonburg, VA MSA
25540 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT MSA
25580 Hastings, NE MISA
25620 Hattiesburg, MS MSA
25700 Hays, KS MISA
25720 Heber, UT MISA
25740 Helena, MT MISA
25760 Helena-West Helena, AR MISA
25780 Henderson, NC MISA
25820 Hereford, TX MISA
25840 Hermiston-Pendleton, OR MISA
25860 Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC MSA
25880 Hillsdale, MI MISA
25900 Hilo, HI MISA
25940 Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort, SC MSA
25980 Hinesville, GA MSA
26020 Hobbs, NM MISA
26090 Holland, MI MISA
26140 Homosassa Springs, FL MSA
26220 Hood River, OR MISA
26260 Hope, AR MISA
26300 Hot Springs, AR MSA
26340 Houghton, MI MISA
26380 Houma-Thibodaux, LA MSA
26420 Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX MSA
26460 Hudson, NY MISA
26500 Huntingdon, PA MISA
26540 Huntington, IN MISA
26580 Huntington-Ashland, WV-KY-OH MSA
26620 Huntsville, AL MSA
26660 Huntsville, TX MISA
26700 Huron, SD MISA
26740 Hutchinson, KS MISA
26780 Hutchinson, MN MISA
26820 Idaho Falls, ID MSA
26860 Indiana, PA MISA
26900 Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN MSA
26940 Indianola, MS MISA
26960 Ionia, MI MISA
26980 Iowa City, IA MSA
27020 Iron Mountain, MI-WI MISA
27060 Ithaca, NY MSA
27100 Jackson, MI MSA
27140 Jackson, MS MSA
27160 Jackson, OH MISA
27180 Jackson, TN MSA
27220 Jackson, WY-ID MISA
27260 Jacksonville, FL MSA
27300 Jacksonville, IL MISA
27340 Jacksonville, NC MSA
27380 Jacksonville, TX MISA
27420 Jamestown, ND MISA
27460 Jamestown-Dunkirk-Fredonia, NY MISA
27500 Janesville-Beloit, WI MSA
27540 Jasper, IN MISA
27600 Jefferson, GA MISA
27620 Jefferson City, MO MSA
27660 Jennings, LA MISA
27700 Jesup, GA MISA
27740 Johnson City, TN MSA
27780 Johnstown, PA MSA
27860 Jonesboro, AR MSA
27900 Joplin, MO MSA
27920 Junction City, KS MISA
27940 Juneau, AK MISA
27980 Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina, HI MSA
28020 Kalamazoo-Portage, MI MSA
28060 Kalispell, MT MISA
28100 Kankakee, IL MSA
28140 Kansas City, MO-KS MSA
28180 Kapaa, HI MISA
28260 Kearney, NE MISA
28300 Keene, NH MISA
28340 Kendallville, IN MISA
28380 Kennett, MO MISA
28420 Kennewick-Richland, WA MSA
28500 Kerrville, TX MISA
28540 Ketchikan, AK MISA
28580 Key West, FL MISA
28620 Kill Devil Hills, NC MISA
28660 Killeen-Temple, TX MSA
28700 Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, TN-VA MSA
28740 Kingston, NY MSA
28780 Kingsville, TX MISA
28820 Kinston, NC MISA
28860 Kirksville, MO MISA
28900 Klamath Falls, OR MISA
28940 Knoxville, TN MSA
29020 Kokomo, IN MSA
29060 Laconia, NH MISA
29100 La Crosse-Onalaska, WI-MN MSA
29180 Lafayette, LA MSA
29200 Lafayette-West Lafayette, IN MSA
29260 La Grande, OR MISA
29300 LaGrange, GA MISA
29340 Lake Charles, LA MSA
29380 Lake City, FL MISA
29420 Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ MSA
29460 Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL MSA
29500 Lamesa, TX MISA
29540 Lancaster, PA MSA
29620 Lansing-East Lansing, MI MSA
29660 Laramie, WY MISA
29700 Laredo, TX MSA
29740 Las Cruces, NM MSA
29780 Las Vegas, NM MISA
29820 Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV MSA
29860 Laurel, MS MISA
29900 Laurinburg, NC MISA
29940 Lawrence, KS MSA
29980 Lawrenceburg, TN MISA
30020 Lawton, OK MSA
30060 Lebanon, MO MISA
30140 Lebanon, PA MSA
30220 Levelland, TX MISA
30260 Lewisburg, PA MISA
30280 Lewisburg, TN MISA
30300 Lewiston, ID-WA MSA
30340 Lewiston-Auburn, ME MSA
30380 Lewistown, PA MISA
30420 Lexington, NE MISA
30460 Lexington-Fayette, KY MSA
30580 Liberal, KS MISA
30620 Lima, OH MSA
30660 Lincoln, IL MISA
30700 Lincoln, NE MSA
30780 Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR MSA
30820 Lock Haven, PA MISA
30860 Logan, UT-ID MSA
30880 Logan, WV MISA
30900 Logansport, IN MISA
30940 London, KY MISA
30980 Longview, TX MSA
31020 Longview, WA MSA
31060 Los Alamos, NM MISA
31080 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA MSA
31140 Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN MSA
31180 Lubbock, TX MSA
31220 Ludington, MI MISA
31260 Lufkin, TX MISA
31300 Lumberton, NC MISA
31340 Lynchburg, VA MSA
31380 Macomb, IL MISA
31420 Macon-Bibb County, GA MSA
31460 Madera, CA MSA
31500 Madison, IN MISA
31540 Madison, WI MSA
31580 Madisonville, KY MISA
31620 Magnolia, AR MISA
31660 Malone, NY MISA
31680 Malvern, AR MISA
31700 Manchester-Nashua, NH MSA
31740 Manhattan, KS MSA
31820 Manitowoc, WI MISA
31860 Mankato-North Mankato, MN MSA
31900 Mansfield, OH MSA
31930 Marietta, OH MISA
31940 Marinette, WI-MI MISA
31980 Marion, IN MISA
32000 Marion, NC MISA
32020 Marion, OH MISA
32100 Marquette, MI MISA
32140 Marshall, MN MISA
32180 Marshall, MO MISA
32220 Marshall, TX MISA
32260 Marshalltown, IA MISA
32280 Martin, TN MISA
32300 Martinsville, VA MISA
32340 Maryville, MO MISA
32380 Mason City, IA MISA
32460 Mayfield, KY MISA
32500 Maysville, KY MISA
32540 McAlester, OK MISA
32580 McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX MSA
32620 McComb, MS MISA
32660 McMinnville, TN MISA
32700 McPherson, KS MISA
32740 Meadville, PA MISA
32780 Medford, OR MSA
32820 Memphis, TN-MS-AR MSA
32860 Menomonie, WI MISA
32900 Merced, CA MSA
32940 Meridian, MS MISA
32980 Merrill, WI MISA
33020 Mexico, MO MISA
33060 Miami, OK MISA
33100 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL MSA
33140 Michigan City-La Porte, IN MSA
33180 Middlesborough, KY MISA
33220 Midland, MI MSA
33260 Midland, TX MSA
33300 Milledgeville, GA MISA
33340 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI MSA
33420 Mineral Wells, TX MISA
33460 Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI MSA
33500 Minot, ND MISA
33540 Missoula, MT MSA
33580 Mitchell, SD MISA
33620 Moberly, MO MISA
33660 Mobile, AL MSA
33700 Modesto, CA MSA
33740 Monroe, LA MSA
33780 Monroe, MI MSA
33860 Montgomery, AL MSA
33940 Montrose, CO MISA
33980 Morehead City, NC MISA
34020 Morgan City, LA MISA
34060 Morgantown, WV MSA
34100 Morristown, TN MSA
34140 Moscow, ID MISA
34180 Moses Lake, WA MISA
34220 Moultrie, GA MISA
34260 Mountain Home, AR MISA
34300 Mountain Home, ID MISA
34340 Mount Airy, NC MISA
34380 Mount Pleasant, MI MISA
34420 Mount Pleasant, TX MISA
34460 Mount Sterling, KY MISA
34500 Mount Vernon, IL MISA
34540 Mount Vernon, OH MISA
34580 Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA MSA
34620 Muncie, IN MSA
34660 Murray, KY MISA
34700 Muscatine, IA MISA
34740 Muskegon, MI MSA
34780 Muskogee, OK MISA
34820 Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC MSA
34860 Nacogdoches, TX MISA
34900 Napa, CA MSA
34940 Naples-Immokalee-Marco Island, FL MSA
34980 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN MSA
35020 Natchez, MS-LA MISA
35060 Natchitoches, LA MISA
35100 New Bern, NC MSA
35140 Newberry, SC MISA
35220 New Castle, IN MISA
35260 New Castle, PA MISA
35300 New Haven-Milford, CT MSA
35380 New Orleans-Metairie, LA MSA
35420 New Philadelphia-Dover, OH MISA
35440 Newport, OR MISA
35460 Newport, TN MISA
35500 Newton, IA MISA
35580 New Ulm, MN MISA
35620 New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA MSA
35660 Niles-Benton Harbor, MI MSA
35700 Nogales, AZ MISA
35740 Norfolk, NE MISA
35820 North Platte, NE MISA
35840 North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL MSA
35860 North Vernon, IN MISA
35900 North Wilkesboro, NC MISA
35940 Norwalk, OH MISA
35980 Norwich-New London, CT MSA
36020 Oak Harbor, WA MISA
36100 Ocala, FL MSA
36140 Ocean City, NJ MSA
36220 Odessa, TX MSA
36260 Ogden-Clearfield, UT MSA
36300 Ogdensburg-Massena, NY MISA
36340 Oil City, PA MISA
36380 Okeechobee, FL MISA
36420 Oklahoma City, OK MSA
36460 Olean, NY MISA
36500 Olympia-Tumwater, WA MSA
36540 Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA MSA
36580 Oneonta, NY MISA
36620 Ontario, OR-ID MISA
36660 Opelousas, LA MISA
36700 Orangeburg, SC MISA
36740 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL MSA
36780 Oshkosh-Neenah, WI MSA
36820 Oskaloosa, IA MISA
36830 Othello, WA MISA
36840 Ottawa, KS MISA
36860 Ottawa-Peru, IL MISA
36900 Ottumwa, IA MISA
36940 Owatonna, MN MISA
36980 Owensboro, KY MSA
37020 Owosso, MI MISA
37060 Oxford, MS MISA
37080 Oxford, NC MISA
37100 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA MSA
37120 Ozark, AL MISA
37140 Paducah, KY-IL MISA
37220 Pahrump, NV MISA
37260 Palatka, FL MISA
37300 Palestine, TX MISA
37340 Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL MSA
37420 Pampa, TX MISA
37460 Panama City, FL MSA
37500 Paragould, AR MISA
37540 Paris, TN MISA
37580 Paris, TX MISA
37620 Parkersburg-Vienna, WV MSA
37660 Parsons, KS MISA
37740 Payson, AZ MISA
37780 Pecos, TX MISA
37800 Pella, IA MISA
37860 Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL MSA
37900 Peoria, IL MSA
37940 Peru, IN MISA
37980 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD MSA
38060 Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ MSA
38100 Picayune, MS MISA
38180 Pierre, SD MISA
38220 Pine Bluff, AR MSA
38240 Pinehurst-Southern Pines, NC MISA
38260 Pittsburg, KS MISA
38300 Pittsburgh, PA MSA
38340 Pittsfield, MA MSA
38380 Plainview, TX MISA
38420 Platteville, WI MISA
38460 Plattsburgh, NY MISA
38500 Plymouth, IN MISA
38540 Pocatello, ID MSA
38580 Point Pleasant, WV-OH MISA
38620 Ponca City, OK MISA
38700 Pontiac, IL MISA
38740 Poplar Bluff, MO MISA
38780 Portales, NM MISA
38820 Port Angeles, WA MISA
38840 Port Clinton, OH MISA
38860 Portland-South Portland, ME MSA
38900 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA MSA
38920 Port Lavaca, TX MISA
38940 Port St. Lucie, FL MSA
39020 Portsmouth, OH MISA
39060 Pottsville, PA MISA
39140 Prescott, AZ MSA
39220 Price, UT MISA
39260 Prineville, OR MISA
39300 Providence-Warwick, RI-MA MSA
39340 Provo-Orem, UT MSA
39380 Pueblo, CO MSA
39420 Pullman, WA MISA
39460 Punta Gorda, FL MSA
39500 Quincy, IL-MO MISA
39540 Racine, WI MSA
39580 Raleigh, NC MSA
39660 Rapid City, SD MSA
39700 Raymondville, TX MISA
39740 Reading, PA MSA
39780 Red Bluff, CA MISA
39820 Redding, CA MSA
39860 Red Wing, MN MISA
39900 Reno, NV MSA
39940 Rexburg, ID MISA
39980 Richmond, IN MISA
40060 Richmond, VA MSA
40080 Richmond-Berea, KY MISA
40100 Rio Grande City, TX MISA
40140 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA MSA
40180 Riverton, WY MISA
40220 Roanoke, VA MSA
40260 Roanoke Rapids, NC MISA
40300 Rochelle, IL MISA
40340 Rochester, MN MSA
40380 Rochester, NY MSA
40420 Rockford, IL MSA
40460 Rockingham, NC MISA
40540 Rock Springs, WY MISA
40580 Rocky Mount, NC MSA
40620 Rolla, MO MISA
40660 Rome, GA MSA
40700 Roseburg, OR MISA
40740 Roswell, NM MISA
40760 Ruidoso, NM MISA
40780 Russellville, AR MISA
40820 Ruston, LA MISA
40860 Rutland, VT MISA
40900 Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade, CA MSA
40940 Safford, AZ MISA
40980 Saginaw, MI MSA
41060 St. Cloud, MN MSA
41100 St. George, UT MSA
41140 St. Joseph, MO-KS MSA
41180 St. Louis, MO-IL MSA
41220 St. Marys, GA MISA
41260 St. Marys, PA MISA
41400 Salem, OH MISA
41420 Salem, OR MSA
41460 Salina, KS MISA
41500 Salinas, CA MSA
41540 Salisbury, MD-DE MSA
41620 Salt Lake City, UT MSA
41660 San Angelo, TX MSA
41700 San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX MSA
41740 San Diego-Carlsbad, CA MSA
41760 Sandpoint, ID MISA
41780 Sandusky, OH MISA
41820 Sanford, NC MISA
41860 San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA MSA
41940 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA MSA
42020 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles-Arroyo Grande, CA MSA
42100 Santa Cruz-Watsonville, CA MSA
42140 Santa Fe, NM MSA
42200 Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA MSA
42220 Santa Rosa, CA MSA
42300 Sault Ste. Marie, MI MISA
42340 Savannah, GA MSA
42380 Sayre, PA MISA
42420 Scottsbluff, NE MISA
42460 Scottsboro, AL MISA
42540 Scranton--Wilkes-Barre--Hazleton, PA MSA
42620 Searcy, AR MISA
42660 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA MSA
42680 Sebastian-Vero Beach, FL MSA
42700 Sebring, FL MSA
42740 Sedalia, MO MISA
42780 Selinsgrove, PA MISA
42820 Selma, AL MISA
42860 Seneca, SC MISA
42900 Seneca Falls, NY MISA
42940 Sevierville, TN MISA
42980 Seymour, IN MISA
43020 Shawano, WI MISA
43060 Shawnee, OK MISA
43100 Sheboygan, WI MSA
43140 Shelby, NC MISA
43180 Shelbyville, TN MISA
43220 Shelton, WA MISA
43260 Sheridan, WY MISA
43300 Sherman-Denison, TX MSA
43320 Show Low, AZ MISA
43340 Shreveport-Bossier City, LA MSA
43380 Sidney, OH MISA
43420 Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ MSA
43460 Sikeston, MO MISA
43500 Silver City, NM MISA
43580 Sioux City, IA-NE-SD MSA
43620 Sioux Falls, SD MSA
43660 Snyder, TX MISA
43700 Somerset, KY MISA
43740 Somerset, PA MISA
43760 Sonora, CA MISA
43780 South Bend-Mishawaka, IN-MI MSA
43900 Spartanburg, SC MSA
43940 Spearfish, SD MISA
43980 Spencer, IA MISA
44020 Spirit Lake, IA MISA
44060 Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA MSA
44100 Springfield, IL MSA
44140 Springfield, MA MSA
44180 Springfield, MO MSA
44220 Springfield, OH MSA
44260 Starkville, MS MISA
44300 State College, PA MSA
44340 Statesboro, GA MISA
44420 Staunton-Waynesboro, VA MSA
44460 Steamboat Springs, CO MISA
44500 Stephenville, TX MISA
44540 Sterling, CO MISA
44580 Sterling, IL MISA
44620 Stevens Point, WI MISA
44660 Stillwater, OK MISA
44700 Stockton-Lodi, CA MSA
44740 Storm Lake, IA MISA
44780 Sturgis, MI MISA
44860 Sulphur Springs, TX MISA
44900 Summerville, GA MISA
44920 Summit Park, UT MISA
44940 Sumter, SC MSA
44980 Sunbury, PA MISA
45000 Susanville, CA MISA
45020 Sweetwater, TX MISA
45060 Syracuse, NY MSA
45140 Tahlequah, OK MISA
45180 Talladega-Sylacauga, AL MISA
45220 Tallahassee, FL MSA
45300 Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL MSA
45340 Taos, NM MISA
45380 Taylorville, IL MISA
45460 Terre Haute, IN MSA
45500 Texarkana, TX-AR MSA
45520 The Dalles, OR MISA
45540 The Villages, FL MSA
45580 Thomaston, GA MISA
45620 Thomasville, GA MISA
45660 Tiffin, OH MISA
45700 Tifton, GA MISA
45740 Toccoa, GA MISA
45780 Toledo, OH MSA
45820 Topeka, KS MSA
45860 Torrington, CT MISA
45900 Traverse City, MI MISA
45940 Trenton, NJ MSA
45980 Troy, AL MISA
46020 Truckee-Grass Valley, CA MISA
46060 Tucson, AZ MSA
46100 Tullahoma-Manchester, TN MISA
46140 Tulsa, OK MSA
46180 Tupelo, MS MISA
46220 Tuscaloosa, AL MSA
46300 Twin Falls, ID MISA
46340 Tyler, TX MSA
46380 Ukiah, CA MISA
46460 Union City, TN-KY MISA
46500 Urbana, OH MISA
46520 Urban Honolulu, HI MSA
46540 Utica-Rome, NY MSA
46620 Uvalde, TX MISA
46660 Valdosta, GA MSA
46700 Vallejo-Fairfield, CA MSA
46740 Valley, AL MISA
46780 Van Wert, OH MISA
46820 Vermillion, SD MISA
46860 Vernal, UT MISA
46900 Vernon, TX MISA
46980 Vicksburg, MS MISA
47020 Victoria, TX MSA
47080 Vidalia, GA MISA
47180 Vincennes, IN MISA
47220 Vineland-Bridgeton, NJ MSA
47240 Vineyard Haven, MA MISA
47260 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC MSA
47300 Visalia-Porterville, CA MSA
47340 Wabash, IN MISA
47380 Waco, TX MSA
47420 Wahpeton, ND-MN MISA
47460 Walla Walla, WA MSA
47540 Wapakoneta, OH MISA
47580 Warner Robins, GA MSA
47620 Warren, PA MISA
47660 Warrensburg, MO MISA
47700 Warsaw, IN MISA
47780 Washington, IN MISA
47820 Washington, NC MISA
47900 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV MSA
47920 Washington Court House, OH MISA
47940 Waterloo-Cedar Falls, IA MSA
47980 Watertown, SD MISA
48020 Watertown-Fort Atkinson, WI MISA
48060 Watertown-Fort Drum, NY MSA
48100 Wauchula, FL MISA
48140 Wausau, WI MSA
48180 Waycross, GA MISA
48220 Weatherford, OK MISA
48260 Weirton-Steubenville, WV-OH MSA
48300 Wenatchee, WA MSA
48460 West Plains, MO MISA
48500 West Point, MS MISA
48540 Wheeling, WV-OH MSA
48580 Whitewater-Elkhorn, WI MISA
48620 Wichita, KS MSA
48660 Wichita Falls, TX MSA
48700 Williamsport, PA MSA
48780 Williston, ND MISA
48820 Willmar, MN MISA
48900 Wilmington, NC MSA
48940 Wilmington, OH MISA
48980 Wilson, NC MISA
49020 Winchester, VA-WV MSA
49080 Winnemucca, NV MISA
49100 Winona, MN MISA
49180 Winston-Salem, NC MSA
49220 Wisconsin Rapids-Marshfield, WI MISA
49260 Woodward, OK MISA
49300 Wooster, OH MISA
49340 Worcester, MA-CT MSA
49380 Worthington, MN MISA
49420 Yakima, WA MSA
49460 Yankton, SD MISA
49620 York-Hanover, PA MSA
49660 Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA MSA
49700 Yuba City, CA MSA
49740 Yuma, AZ MSA
49780 Zanesville, OH MISA
49820 Zapata, TX MISA
3.1. Lay of the Land - goto top

Counties are labeled with county name and state-county FIPS code.

 
  View developed with CV XE GIS software.   See this section to learn about making custom metro maps.

3.2. Patterns of Economic Prosperity by Neighborhood go top

Median household income by census tract (see color/data legend at left of map).

 
  View developed with CV XE GIS software.   See this section to learn about making custom metro maps.

 
4. Population Characteristics & Trends - goto top

Population and Components of Change by Year
  Area7/1/20107/1/20117/1/20127/1/20137/1/20147/1/20157/1/20167/1/20172010-17a2010-17b
Total population 641,320 644,663 647,251 650,449 653,988 657,101 661,708 667,733 26,413 4.1
  Births  7,564 7,503 7,441 7,473 7,233 7,421 7,350 51,985 7,426
  Deaths  5,873 5,888 6,231 6,145 6,533 6,561 6,355 43,586 6,227
  -- Natural Increase  1,691 1,615 1,210 1,328 700 860 995 8,399 1,200
  Net Migration  1,704 1,021 2,049 2,247 2,482 3,761 5,040 18,304 2,615
  -- Intl Migration  781 604 469 588 691 727 729 4,589 656
  -- Domestic Migration  923 417 1,580 1,659 1,791 3,034 4,311 13,715 1,959

4.1. Component City Characteristics go top
Principal Cities (about principal cities); Click link to view city profile.

The largest city in each metropolitan area is designated a "principal city." Additional cities qualify if specified requirements are met concerning population size and employment. The title of each metropolitan area consists of the names of up to three of its principal cities and the name of each state into which the metropolitan area extends.

Principal Cities with 2017 Population and Rank (among all 19,508 cities)
  City Name2017 PopulationU.S. City Rank
  Winston-Salem 244,60589

Cities are places of population concentration. Incorporated cities have governmental powers assigned by the corresponding state. Metros, or CBSAs, contain one or more incorporated city. The Census Bureau develops annual estimates of the population for all cities using a model-based estimation procedure (in contrast to sample survey-based population estimates developed through the American Comunity Survey (ACS). The model based estimates developed for all cities time lag of only a little over a year. In contrast, the ACS-based estimates for cities under 65,000 population have a time lag of four years and are estimates for a 5-year time period. For example, in January 2019, the 7/1/17 estimates are the most recent model-based population data for all cities, whereas the 2017 ACS estimates (centric to mid-2015) are the recent ACS-survey population estimates available for all cities.

Cities 10,000 population and over; click link to view city profile.
  Area7/1/20107/1/20117/1/20127/1/20137/1/20147/1/20157/1/20167/1/2017Chg 10-17%Chg 10-17
  Clemmons, NC (3712960) 18,683 18,908 19,111 19,330 19,513 19,820 20,108 20,420 1,737 9.3
  Kernersville, NC (3735600) 23,133 23,312 23,429 23,530 23,712 23,780 24,114 24,386 1,253 5.4
  Lewisville, NC (3738040) 12,747 12,907 13,043 13,179 13,310 13,512 13,702 13,913 1,166 9.2
  Lexington, NC (3738060) 18,922 18,889 18,859 18,870 19,106 18,944 18,908 18,775 -147 -0.8
  Thomasville, NC (3767420) 26,783 26,781 26,774 26,840 26,804 26,770 26,773 26,615 -168 -0.6
  Winston-Salem, NC (3775000) 230,047 232,066 234,023 235,918 238,726 240,008 241,805 244,605 14,558 6.3

All places interactive tables -- ACS 2016 5-year estimates -- General Demographics | Social | Economic | Housing
All places interactive table -- 2010-2017 model-based time series population estimates.

 
4.2. Component County Characteristics - goto top

Metropolitan areas are defined as one or more contiguous counties/county equivalent areas based on a set of demographic-economic criteria. Counties and county equivalent areas comprising the metro are shown below. For multi-county metros, this section provides insights into how the population is changing by county. Many metros changed geographic composition (counties included in the metro) between the Census 2010 vintage and the current vintage. hese changes, if any, are also shown below (county is marked with **). Click county code link to view county components of change.

  Area7/1/20107/1/20117/1/20127/1/20137/1/20147/1/20157/1/20167/1/2017Chg 10-17%Chg 10-17
  Davidson County, NC (37057) 162,858 162,972 163,112 163,398 163,530 163,690 164,504 165,466 2,608 1.6
  Davie County, NC (37059) 41,256 41,352 41,300 41,446 41,280 41,677 41,973 42,456 1,200 2.9
  Forsyth County, NC (37067) 351,421 354,835 357,937 361,000 364,956 367,922 371,614 376,320 24,899 7.1
  Stokes County, NC (37169) 47,349 47,151 46,737 46,526 46,333 46,153 45,891 45,717 -1,632 -3.5
  Yadkin County, NC (37197) 38,436 38,353 38,165 38,079 37,889 37,659 37,726 37,774 -662 -1.7
Number of county/county equivalent areas: 5

All counties demographic-economic interactive tables General Demographics | Social | Economic | Housing
All counties time series population estimates: 2010-2017 interactive table.

 
4.3. General Demographic Characteristics - goto top
    - based on Census American Community Survey 1-year estimates; http://proximityone.com/acs2016.htm
    - see related all ACS 2016 1 year metros General Demographic Characteristics interactive table: http://proximityone.com/cbsa161dp1.htm

  Item20152016Chg15-16%Chg15-16
Total population 659,330 662,079 2,749 0.4
    Male 317,957 317,503 -454 -0.1
    Female 341,373 344,576 3,203 0.9
    Under 5 years 37,430 37,424 -6 0.0
    5 to 9 years 40,378 44,038 3,660 9.1
    10 to 14 years 45,227 40,753 -4,474 -9.9
    15 to 19 years 47,144 45,962 -1,182 -2.5
    20 to 24 years 39,452 41,425 1,973 5.0
    25 to 34 years 76,464 77,745 1,281 1.7
    35 to 44 years 84,598 80,711 -3,887 -4.6
    45 to 54 years 93,131 94,634 1,503 1.6
    55 to 59 years 50,335 48,763 -1,572 -3.1
    60 to 64 years 38,631 41,175 2,544 6.6
    65 to 74 years 62,850 63,694 844 1.3
    75 to 84 years 32,066 35,319 3,253 10.1
    85 years and over 11,624 10,436 -1,188 -10.2
    Median age (years) 40.4 40.1 -0.3 -0.7
    18 years and over 509,022 511,829 2,807 0.6
    21 years and over 480,220 484,964 4,744 1.0
    62 years and over 130,183 133,022 2,839 2.2
    65 years and over 106,540 109,449 2,909 2.7
  Race/Origin
    One race 648,858 646,444 -2,414 -0.4
        White 498,242 501,220 2,978 0.6
        Black or African American 118,151 117,632 -519 -0.4
        American Indian and Alaska Native 2,859 1,818 -1,041 -36.4
        Asian 10,800 11,444 644 6.0
        Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 827 21 -806 -97.5
        Some other race 17,979 14,309 -3,670 -20.4
    Two or more races 10,472 15,635 5,163 49.3
    Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 66,284 66,708 424 0.6
        Mexican 39,449 43,306 3,857 9.8
    Not Hispanic or Latino 593,046 595,371 2,325 0.4
        White alone  453,013 453,789 776 0.2
        Black or African American alone 116,847 115,772 -1,075 -0.9
  Citizen, 18 and over 480,715 489,022 8,307 1.7
    Male 226,851 229,757 2,906 1.3
    Female 253,864 259,265 5,401 2.1

5. Housing Characteristics & Trends - goto top

5.1. Total Housing Units - goto top
Housing unit estimates shown in section 5.1. are model-based estimates developed by the Census Bureau annually. These estimates may differ some from ACS-based estimates shown in section 5.2. The model-based estimates are available in advance of the ACS-based data and developed using a different method. Unlike the ACS-based 1-year estimates, the model-based estimates are available for all counties and metros.

  Item7/1/20107/1/20117/1/20127/1/20137/1/20147/1/20157/1/20167/1/2017Chg 10-17%Chg 10-17
  Total Housing Units 287,245 288,207 289,332 290,317 291,676 293,219 295,463 297,648 10,403 3.6

See related time series housing estimates interactive table.

 
5.2. General Housing Characteristics - goto top
    - based on Census American Community Survey 1-year estimates; http://proximityone.com/acs2016.htm
    - see related all ACS 2016 1 year metros Housing Characteristics interactive table: http://proximityone.com/cbsa161dp4.htm

  Item20152016Chg15-16%Chg15-16
Total housing units 292,333 294,572 2,239 0.8
    Occupied housing units (households) 260,437 258,760 -1,677 -0.6
    Vacant housing units 31,896 35,812 3,916 12.3
Homeowner vacancy rate 3.10 2.00 -1.10 -35.5
Rental vacancy rate 8.20 10.90 2.70 32.9
Units in Structure
    1-unit, detached 198,142 201,422 3,280 1.7
    1-unit, attached 7,636 8,724 1,088 14.2
    2 units 5,508 5,610 102 1.9
    3 or 4 units 9,187 9,569 382 4.2
    5 to 9 units 13,039 15,554 2,515 19.3
    10 to 19 units 15,021 15,737 716 4.8
    20 or more units 11,047 8,188 -2,859 -25.9
    Mobile home 32,414 29,713 -2,701 -8.3
    Boat, RV, van, etc. 339 55 -284 -83.8
Year Structure Built
    Built 2014 or later 712 3,317 2,605 365.9
    Built 2010 or 2013 6,360 6,958 598 9.4
    Built 2000 to 2009 47,243 47,778 535 1.1
    Built 1990 to 1999 51,836 48,884 -2,952 -5.7
    Built 1980 to 1989 44,445 48,587 4,142 9.3
    Built 1970 to 1979 47,942 47,052 -890 -1.9
    Built 1960 to 1969 34,870 32,689 -2,181 -6.3
    Built 1950 to 1959 26,727 25,990 -737 -2.8
    Built 1940 to 1949 12,329 13,981 1,652 13.4
    Built 1939 or earlier 19,869 19,336 -533 -2.7
Total housing units - Median rooms 6 5 0 -1.8
    Occupied housing units - Owner-occupied 169,305 172,302 2,997 1.8
    Occupied housing units - Renter-occupied 91,132 86,458 -4,674 -5.1
Average household size of owner-occupied unit 2.48 2.53 0.05 2.0
Average household size of renter-occupied unit 2.48 2.47 -0.01 -0.4
Year Moved into Unit; Occupied Housing Units
    Moved in 2015 or later 17,828 48,439 30,611 171.7
    Moved in 2010 to 2014 88,546 63,355 -25,191 -28.4
    Moved in 2000 to 2009 72,332 69,846 -2,486 -3.4
    Moved in 1990 to 1999 36,878 32,793 -4,085 -11.1
    Moved in 1980 to 1989 18,158 19,313 1,155 6.4
    Moved in 1979 or earlier 26,695 25,014 -1,681 -6.3
Year Vehicles; Occupied Housing Units
    No vehicles available 17,416 15,996 -1,420 -8.2
    1 vehicle available 79,939 82,862 2,923 3.7
    2 vehicles available 98,620 90,079 -8,541 -8.7
    3 or more vehicles available 64,462 69,823 5,361 8.3
House Heating; Occupied Housing Units
    Utility gas 51,251 53,078 1,827 3.6
    Bottled, tank, or LP gas 10,532 10,069 -463 -4.4
    Electricity 173,500 174,355 855 0.5
    Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. 19,021 15,041 -3,980 -20.9
    Coal or coke 0 152 152...
    Wood 4,630 3,502 -1,128 -24.4
    Solar energy 34 269 235 691.2
    occupants per room - 1.00 or less 255,639 252,621 -3,018 -1.2
    occupants per room - 1.01 to 1.50 4,219 3,826 -393 -9.3
    occupants per room - 1.51 or more 579 2,313 1,734 299.5
Housing Value; Occupied Housing Units
    Less than $50,000 14,058 14,497 439 3.1
    $50,000 to $99,999 32,217 27,837 -4,380 -13.6
    $100,000 to $149,999 42,592 46,973 4,381 10.3
    $150,000 to $199,999 33,260 32,996 -264 -0.8
    $200,000 to $299,999 27,342 26,843 -499 -1.8
    $300,000 to $499,999 13,143 16,236 3,093 23.5
    $500,000 to $999,999 5,421 5,706 285 5.3
    $1,000,000 or more 1,272 1,214 -58 -4.6
    Median (dollars) 145,100 146,100 1,000 0.7
Mortgage Status; Owner-occupied units - total 169,305 172,302 2,997 1.8
    Occupied housing units -Housing units with a mortgage 105,022 104,883 -139 -0.1
    Occupied housing units - Housing units without a mortgage 64,283 67,419 3,136 4.9
Rent; Occupied units paying rent 85,706 80,622 -5,084 -5.9
    Less than $500 13,936 12,203 -1,733 -12.4
    $500 to $999 55,353 52,542 -2,811 -5.1
    $1,000 to $1,499 12,824 13,042 218 1.7
    $1,500 to $1,999 2,759 1,833 -926 -33.6
    $2,000 to $2,499 510 540 30 5.9
    $2,500 to $2,999 89 189 100 112.4
    $3,000 or more 235 273 38 16.2
    Median (dollars) 725 716 -9 -1.2
GRAPI; Occupied units paying rent (excl units where GRAPI not computed) 83,382 78,787 -4,595 -5.5
    Less than 15.0 percent 11,240 10,542 -698 -6.2
    15.0 to 19.9 percent 11,438 10,398 -1,040 -9.1
    20.0 to 24.9 percent 10,633 11,260 627 5.9
    25.0 to 29.9 percent 10,080 9,854 -226 -2.2
    30.0 to 34.9 percent 9,922 7,168 -2,754 -27.8
    35.0 percent or more 30,069 29,565 -504 -1.7

5.3. Residential Construction; Housing Units Authorized & Value - goto top

Based on Census Building Permits (http://proximityone.com/metro_residentialconstruction.htm, these data provide insights into the trending quality, type and value of new residential construction. See web section for footnote and related information. These data are updated monthly. The table presents the most recent 12 months.

  ItemAug15Sep15Oct15Nov15Dec15Jan16Feb16Mar16Apr16May16Jun16Jul16
Total Residential Units 102 74 85 71 142 121 67 88 113 230 292 83
  in 1 unit bldgs 102 74 85 67 81 79 67 88 108 110 89 77
  in 2 unit bldgs 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  in 3-4 unit bldgs 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  in 5+ unit bldgs 0 0 0 0 61 42 0 0 5 120 203 6
  Bldgs with 5+ units 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 1 2 2 1
  Percent Coverage 76 76 76 76 76 76 76 76 74 74 74 74
Value ($000), Total Units 16,475 12,865 12,745 13,851 16,068 14,830 11,911 17,180 19,539 28,848 33,152 14,739
  1 unit structures 16,475 12,865 12,745 13,679 13,175 12,851 11,911 17,180 19,319 18,791 17,839 14,475
  2 unit structures 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  3-4 unit structures 0 0 0 172 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  5+ unit structures 0 0 0 0 2,893 1,979 0 0 220 10,057 15,313 264

5.4. Housing Price Index - goto top

Based on the FHFA (Fannie Mae/Freddie Mac) Housing Price Index (http://proximityone.com/hpi.htm), these non seasonally adjusted data provide insights into movement of single-family housing prices. The data are updated quarterly and feature a short lag between the date of availability and quarterly reference date. See related interactive table to compare areas. See related 5-Digit ZIP Code HPI interactive table.
This table shows annual HPI values for the U.S., CBSA state, CBSA and CBSA component counties for the base year 2000 = 100. The rightmost column shows housing value appreciation between 2010 and 2017.

    Housing Price Index:20102011201220132014201520162017HPA 10-17
   United States 126.86 121.29 118.99 123.23 130.83 136.39 143.64 151.78 19.64
   State: North Carolina 122.20 117.56 114.46 115.43 118.41 122.80 128.47 135.38 10.79
   Metro: Winston-Salem, NC MSA 114.73 111.75 109.19 108.14 107.64 112.01 114.59 118.45 3.24
   Davidson County, NC 111.30 107.36 105.55 104.60 103.23 107.08 109.95 113.75 2.20
   Davie County, NC 114.55 111.37 108.17 108.11 108.29 111.63 114.48 117.23 2.34
   Forsyth County, NC 115.50 112.93 110.14 109.15 109.05 113.79 116.54 120.72 4.52
   Stokes County, NC 119.26 115.96 114.25 110.67 110.02 113.17 113.46 117.06 -1.84
   Yadkin County, NC 112.53 110.66 108.63 106.19 105.65 108.62 109.57 110.88 -1.47

6. Economic Characteristics & Trends - goto top

6.1. Economic Profile - goto top

Based on BEA Regional Economic Information System (http://proximityone.com/reis.htm), these data provide a comprehensive overview of the local economy. See web section for footnote and related information.

Economic Characteristics
  Item2010201120122013201420152016Chg10-16%Chg10-16
Personal income (thousands of dollars) 22,643,846 23,116,416 24,081,949 23,885,238 25,578,691 26,689,551 27,085,706 4,441,860 19.6
.Net earnings by place of residence 14,262,932 14,143,655 14,932,156 14,730,430 15,630,986 16,265,071 16,496,973 2,234,041 15.7
.Personal current transfer receipts 4,878,411 4,989,073 5,026,399 5,142,652 5,368,018 5,642,499 5,766,656 888,245 18.2
..Income maintenance benefits 1/ 470,037 485,542 503,308 530,255 538,397 540,222 535,736 65,699 14.0
..Unemployment insurance compensation 325,061 284,799 186,978 92,542 29,588 18,297 14,497 -310,564 -95.5
..Retirement and other 4,083,313 4,218,732 4,336,113 4,519,855 4,800,033 5,083,980 5,216,423 1,133,110 27.7
.Dividends, interest, and rent 2/ 3,502,503 3,983,688 4,123,394 4,012,156 4,579,687 4,781,981 4,822,077 1,319,574 37.7
.Population (persons) 3/ 641,413 644,720 647,510 650,902 654,604 657,846 662,079 20,666 3.2
.Per capita personal income 4/ 35,303 35,855 37,192 36,696 39,075 40,571 40,910 5,607 15.9
.Per capita net earnings 4/ 22,237 21,938 23,061 22,631 23,879 24,725 24,917 2,680 12.1
.Per capita pers current trans receipts 4/ 7,606 7,738 7,763 7,901 8,200 8,577 8,710 1,104 14.5
..Per capita income maint benefits 4/ 733 753 777 815 822 821 809 76 10.4
..Per capita unempl insurance comp 4/ 507 442 289 142 45 28 22 -485 -95.7
..Per capita retirement and other 4/ 6,366 6,544 6,697 6,944 7,333 7,728 7,879 1,513 23.8
.Per capita dividends, interest & rent 4/ 5,461 6,179 6,368 6,164 6,996 7,269 7,283 1,822 33.4
.Earnings by place of work 14,890,291 14,627,828 15,321,792 15,361,014 16,413,282 17,101,188 17,273,882 2,383,591 16.0
..Wages and salaries 10,427,737 10,770,252 11,144,071 11,343,255 12,001,943 12,591,008 12,713,327 2,285,590 21.9
..Supplements to wages and salaries 2,521,682 2,443,105 2,608,914 2,549,688 2,786,076 2,827,827 2,799,231 277,549 11.0
...Employer cont/empl pens/insur funds 5/ 1,730,764 1,607,825 1,742,791 1,660,965 1,841,643 1,851,580 1,833,152 102,388 5.9
...Employer cont/govt social insurance 790,918 835,280 866,123 888,723 944,433 976,247 966,079 175,161 22.1
..Proprietors income 1,940,872 1,414,471 1,568,807 1,468,071 1,625,263 1,682,353 1,761,324 -179,548 -9.3
...Farm proprietors income 42,890 30,970 55,294 55,156 94,931 69,415 57,252 14,362 33.5
...Nonfarm proprietors income 1,897,982 1,383,501 1,513,513 1,412,915 1,530,332 1,612,938 1,704,072 -193,910 -10.2
Total employment (number of jobs) 325,859 329,043 332,731 336,959 342,159 347,757 353,348 27,489 8.4
.Wage and salary employment 257,428 257,677 261,674 264,242 267,796 272,890 276,873 19,445 7.6
.Proprietors employment 68,431 71,366 71,057 72,717 74,363 74,867 76,475 8,044 11.8
..Farm proprietors employment 6/ 3,708 3,709 3,680 3,689 3,655 3,597 3,538 -170 -4.6
..Nonfarm proprietors employment 64,723 67,657 67,377 69,028 70,708 71,270 72,937 8,214 12.7
Average earnings per job (dollars) 45,696 44,456 46,049 45,587 47,970 49,176 48,886 3,190 7.0
.Average wages and salaries 40,507 41,797 42,588 42,928 44,817 46,139 45,918 5,411 13.4
.Average nonfarm proprietors income 29,325 20,449 22,463 20,469 21,643 22,631 23,364 -5,961 -20.3

6.2. Establishments, Employment & Earnings by Sector (QCEW) - goto top

6.2.1. Establishments, Employment & Earnings by Sector (QCEW)
Based on BLS Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (http://proximityone.com/eee.htm), these data are updated quarterly and feature only a 7 month lag between the date of availability and quarterly reference date. See related interactive table to compare areas.

  SectorEstablishments
2016Q2
Employment
2016Q2
Avg Weekly Wages
2016Q2
Establishments
2017Q2
Employment
2017Q2
Avg Weekly Wages
2017Q2
 Total, all industries 14,320 255,711 810 14,267 257,187 845
 Total, all industries - Fed Govt 66 2,003 1,176 67 1,933 1,325
 Total, all industries - St Govt 77 5,428 757 76 5,393 776
 Total, all industries - Local Govt 265 23,592 736 275 23,563 740
 Total, all industries - Private 13,912 224,689 816 13,849 226,298 854
    Goods-producing 2,238 42,826 917 2,247 43,174 977
      Natural resources and mining 73 420 826 70 474 830
      Construction 1,439 9,849 811 1,467 10,249 832
      Manufacturing 726 32,557 950 710 32,451 1,026
    Service-providing 11,674 181,863 793 11,602 183,124 824
      Trade, transportation & utilities 3,274 47,367 672 3,227 47,377 670
      Information 190 ...... 186 ......
      Financial activities 1,454 ...... 1,487 ......
      Professional & business services 2,658 35,914 938 2,602 34,670 977
      Education and health services 1,314 49,660 976 1,323 51,700 1,033
      Leisure and hospitality 1,391 28,301 321 1,416 29,010 331
      Other services 1,393 5,765 535 1,361 5,770 560
 Total, all industries - Private 61 246 589 58 270 580
.. cell value of '...' indicates value suppressed to maintain confidentiality.

6.2.2. Establishments, Employment & Earnings by Sector (QCEW) - Downloadable Detailed NAICS Files

Use the following links to access detailed QCEW data by detailed type of business (CSV files) .. See notes on using these files.
..   2016Q2 ..   2016Q3 ..   2016Q4 ..   2017Q1 ..   2017Q2 ..   2017Q3 ..   2017Q4 ..   2018Q1
 
6.3. Establishments, Employment & Earnings by Sector (CBP) - goto top

Based on Census County Business Patterns (http://proximityone.com/cbp2016.htm), these place of work data include all sectors except crop/animal production; rail transportation; postal service; pension, health, welfare & vacation funds; trusts, estates & agency accounts; private households; public administration. Most government operations are excluded. See related interactive table.
... this section updates with 2017 data in April 2019.

Establishments, Employment & Earnings by Sector
  SectorEstab
2014
Emp
2014
Avg Annual
Pay 2014
Estab
2015
Emp
2015
Avg Annual
Pay 2015
Estab
2016
Emp
2016
Avg Annual
Pay 2016
-- Total for all sectors 12,966 224,191 43,631 13,114 231,599 45,069 13,255 235,668 45,159
11 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting 23 75 28,147 25 73 29,781 23 91 25,385
21 - Mining, Quarrying & Oil/Gas Extraction 8 83 46,048 7 82 56,049 7 85 62,965
22 - Utilities 26 0... 26 488 86,848 26 471 95,219
23 - Construction 1,263 8,851 43,782 1,300 9,187 45,500 1,340 10,013 46,860
31 - Manufacturing 656 28,209 47,635 653 28,695 48,207 655 30,150 48,474
42 - Wholesale Trade 729 9,034 48,998 699 9,822 49,713 716 12,802 74,432
44 - Retail Trade 2,154 28,789 25,038 2,138 29,308 25,596 2,152 29,835 25,752
48 - Transportation and Warehousing 311 7,836 48,764 325 8,589 48,331 334 8,731 48,137
51 - Information 163 2,522 57,856 168 2,530 57,058 176 2,608 60,895
52 - Finance and Insurance 821 11,373 81,498 811 11,701 85,642 835 11,399 87,589
53 - Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 542 2,560 37,980 574 2,525 42,244 596 2,623 41,065
54 - Professional, Scientific & Tech Svcs 1,302 8,595 59,564 1,308 8,209 61,707 1,285 8,457 58,737
55 - Management of Companies/Enterprises 92 11,723 102,835 89 12,087 110,255 88 9,620 103,899
56 - Administrative and Support+ 794 17,320 25,606 798 18,319 26,848 819 16,942 26,871
61 - Educational Services 125 10,490 71,660 129 11,908 64,742 123 8,499 75,337
62 - Health Care and Social Assistance 1,177 40,478 41,280 1,188 40,678 44,449 1,194 44,844 42,474
71 - Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation 226 4,411 36,922 221 3,547 51,507 211 3,420 40,113
72 - Accommodation and Food Services 1,147 21,923 14,797 1,187 23,406 15,009 1,192 24,424 15,164
81 - Other Services (exc Public Admin) 1,382 9,407 23,010 1,439 10,418 22,660 1,459 10,628 23,346

 
6.4. General Economic Characteristics - goto top
    - based on Census American Community Survey 1-year estimates; http://proximityone.com/acs2016.htm
    - see related all ACS 2016 1 year metros Economic Characteristics interactive table: http://proximityone.com/cbsa161dp3.htm

  Item20152016Chg15-16%Chg15-16
Labor Force; Population 16 years and over 526,838 530,072 3,234 0.6
    In labor force 322,243 322,861 618 0.2
    In labor force - Civilian labor force 321,744 321,937 193 0.1
    In labor force - Civilian labor force - Employed 297,528 304,670 7,142 2.4
    In labor force - Civilian labor force - Unemployed 24,216 17,267 -6,949 -28.7
    In labor force - Armed Forces 499 924 425 85.2
    Not in labor force 204,595 207,211 2,616 1.3
    In labor force - Civilian labor force 321,744 321,937 193 0.1
    In labor force - Unemployment Rate 7.5 5.4 -2.1 -28.0
Employment by Industry; Civilian employed population 16 years and over 297,528 304,670 7,142 2.4
    Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 2,831 2,343 -488 -17.2
    Construction 23,053 18,086 -4,967 -21.5
    Manufacturing 46,349 46,501 152 0.3
    Wholesale trade 7,393 9,300 1,907 25.8
    Retail trade 33,156 38,099 4,943 14.9
    Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 13,802 15,739 1,937 14.0
    Information 3,953 4,263 310 7.8
    Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 15,239 20,321 5,082 33.3
    Prof, scientific & management, & admine and waste mgmt services 28,327 28,376 49 0.2
    Educational services, and health care and social assistance 74,500 70,763 -3,737 -5.0
    Arts, entertainment, & recreation, & accommodation & food services 24,693 26,216 1,523 6.2
    Other services, except public administration 14,529 15,663 1,134 7.8
    Public administration 9,703 9,000 -703 -7.2
Class of Worker; Civilian employed population 16 years and over 297,528 304,670 7,142 2.4
    Private wage and salary workers 243,805 252,015 8,210 3.4
    Government workers 35,475 34,846 -629 -1.8
    Self-employed in own not incorporated business workers 17,942 17,114 -828 -4.6
    Unpaid family workers 306 695 389 127.1
Household Income; Total households 260,437 258,760 -1,677 -0.6
    Less than $10,000 18,504 20,355 1,851 10.0
    $10,000 to $14,999 15,643 14,416 -1,227 -7.8
    $15,000 to $24,999 33,587 30,588 -2,999 -8.9
    $25,000 to $34,999 33,539 29,396 -4,143 -12.4
    $35,000 to $49,999 39,857 40,012 155 0.4
    $50,000 to $74,999 45,410 46,947 1,537 3.4
    $75,000 to $99,999 31,952 32,690 738 2.3
    $100,000 to $149,999 24,205 26,924 2,719 11.2
    $150,000 to $199,999 8,646 7,696 -950 -11.0
    $200,000 or more 9,094 9,736 642 7.1
Median household income (dollars) 45,098 47,711 2,613 5.8
Mean household income (dollars) 64,892 67,076 2,184 3.4
Earnings; Total households with earnings 194,164 192,918 -1,246 -0.6
    With earnings - Mean earnings (dollars) 66,539 67,780 1,241 1.9
    With Social Security 86,683 86,969 286 0.3
        Mean Social Security income (dollars) 18,888 18,937 49 0.3
    With retirement income 51,569 50,516 -1,053 -2.0
        Mean retirement income (dollars) 20,611 24,046 3,435 16.7
    With Supplemental Security Income 10,638 12,398 1,760 16.5
        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 9,114 10,222 1,108 12.2
    With cash public assistance income 4,264 3,761 -503 -11.8
        Mean cash public assistance income (dollars) 2,431 2,956 525 21.6
    With Food Stamp/SNAP benefits in the past 12 months 33,824 33,331 -493 -1.5
Familiy Income; Families 171,954 173,492 1,538 0.9
    Less than $10,000 8,516 8,784 268 3.1
    $10,000 to $14,999 5,246 5,478 232 4.4
    $15,000 to $24,999 15,937 16,226 289 1.8
    $25,000 to $34,999 18,422 16,628 -1,794 -9.7
    $35,000 to $49,999 25,043 26,344 1,301 5.2
    $50,000 to $74,999 35,942 35,067 -875 -2.4
    $75,000 to $99,999 26,001 26,096 95 0.4
    $100,000 to $149,999 21,220 23,917 2,697 12.7
    $150,000 to $199,999 7,928 6,599 -1,329 -16.8
    $200,000 or more 7,699 8,353 654 8.5
Median family income (dollars) 58,872 57,830 -1,042 -1.8
Mean family income (dollars) 76,174 77,093 919 1.2
Per capita income (dollars) 26,173 26,865 692 2.6
Per capita income (dollars) - Nonfamily households 88,483 85,268 -3,215 -3.6
Median nonfamily income (dollars) 27,119 29,348 2,229 8.2
Mean nonfamily income (dollars) 40,355 44,854 4,499 11.1
Median earnings for workers (dollars) 29,600 29,886 286 1.0
Median earnings for male full-time, year-round workers (dollars) 41,256 42,513 1,257 3.0
Median earnings for female full-time, year-round workers (dollars) 35,534 37,213 1,679 4.7
Insurance Coverage; Civilian Noninstitutionalized Population 653,149 655,730 2,581 0.4
    With health insurance coverage 579,207 583,845 4,638 0.8
    With private health insurance coverage  436,634 436,722 88 0.0
    With public health coverage  223,362 231,079 7,717 3.5
    No health insurance coverage 73,942 71,885 -2,057 -2.8

6.5. Gross Domestic Product - goto top

Based on BEA Metro Gross Domestic Products (GDP) estimates (http://proximityone.com/metrogdp.htm), these provide a comprehensive measure of the metro economic output. Gross domestic product (GDP) is the value of the goods and services produced by the metro’s economy less the value of the goods and services used up in production. GDP estimates, updated annually, are available for only Metropolitan Statistical Areas (MSAs). Use the interactive table to rank, sort, compare metros.

  Item2011201220132014201520162017Change
2011-17
%Change
2011-17
Gross Domestic Product, per capita real GDP 37,358 35,878 36,026 37,852 38,496 37,311 37,834 476 1.30
Real GDP (millions) 24,083 23,222 23,433 24,754 25,296 24,689 25,263 1,180 4.90
GDP (current dollars, millions) 24,507 24,356 25,129 27,179 28,677 28,744 29,749 5,242 21.39
Real GDP Quantity Index, all industry 100.187 96.605 97.484 102.980 105.232 102.709 105.096......

6.6. Fortune 1000 Companies with Headquarters in Metro - goto top

The Fortune 1000 companies (http://proximityone.com/metros_fortune1000.htm) are the largest businesses in the U.S.

  • BB&T Corporation
  • Hanesbrands Inc.
  • Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc.
  • Reynolds American Inc.

Number in this metro: 4

6.7. Labor Market Characteristics & Trends go top

Based on BLS Local Area Unemployment Statistics (http://proximityone.com/laus.htm), these data are updated monthly and feature only a 2 month lag between the date of availability and month reference date. See related annual labor force characteristics in section 6.4. See related interactive table to compare areas. The table shows most recent six months and data (not seasonally adjusted) for month one year earlier than most recent month.

  ItemNov16Jun17Jul17Aug17Sep17Oct17Nov17Change
11/16-11/17
%Change
11/16-11/17
Labor Force323,424321,299323,496319,781324,614323,789323,269-155-0.05
Employment308,391308,016309,462305,949312,259310,954309,2989070.29
Unemployment15,03313,28314,03413,83212,35512,83513,971-1,062-7.06
Unemployment Rate4.654.134.344.333.813.964.32-0.33-7.02

6.8. Cost of Living go top

A cost of living measure is provided by the Regional Price Parity (RPP) for goods and services for an area (state or MSA). The RPP is developed by the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) and updated annually. The RPP is an index where the national average of the cost of goods and services sold is 100. The RPP is a measure of the cost of living in that area relative to the U.S. overall average. The RPP is available for states and MSAs. The 2006-2016 series will be updated and extended to 2017 in May 2019. More detail is available in subscriber edition.

The Regional Price Parity (RPP) for all goods and services for the Winston-Salem, NC MSA changed from 90.2 in 2010 to 89.0 in 2017.
 
7. Social & Education Characteristics - goto top

7.1. General Social Characteristics - goto top
    - based on Census American Community Survey 1-year estimates; http://proximityone.com/acs2016.htm
    - see related all ACS 2016 1 year metros Social Characteristics interactive table: http://proximityone.com/cbsa161dp2.htm

  Item20152016Chg15-16%Chg15-16
Total households 260,437 258,760 -1,677 -0.6
    Family households (families) 171,954 173,492 1,538 0.9
    Nonfamily households 88,483 85,268 -3,215 -3.6
    Nonfamily households - Householder living alone 75,428 72,544 -2,884 -3.8
Average household size 2.48 2.51 0.03 1.2
Average family size 3.05 3.07 0.02 0.7
Population in households 645,987 648,612 2,625 0.4
Enrolled in School; Population 3 years and over enrolled in school 161,899 159,373 -2,526 -1.6
    Nursery school, preschool 7,216 8,566 1,350 18.7
    Kindergarten 7,646 7,850 204 2.7
    Elementary school (grades 1-8) 69,184 66,533 -2,651 -3.8
    High school (grades 9-12) 36,572 37,456 884 2.4
    College or graduate school 41,281 38,968 -2,313 -5.6
Educational Attainment; Population 25 years and over 449,699 452,477 2,778 0.6
    Less than 9th grade 23,490 21,590 -1,900 -8.1
    9th to 12th grade, no diploma 40,056 36,842 -3,214 -8.0
    High school graduate (includes equivalency) 132,051 133,903 1,852 1.4
    Some college, no degree 94,553 101,178 6,625 7.0
    Associate's degree 38,581 39,657 1,076 2.8
    Bachelor's degree 81,420 77,756 -3,664 -4.5
    Graduate or professional degree 39,548 41,551 2,003 5.1
    Percent high school graduate or higher 85.9 87.1 1.2 1.4
    Percent bachelor's degree or higher 26.9 26.4 -0.5 -1.9
Mobility/Migration; Residence one year age - Population 1 year and over 652,125 656,204 4,079 0.6
    Same house 554,812 566,669 11,857 2.1
    Different house in the U.S. 95,571 87,582 -7,989 -8.4
        Same county 60,020 47,140 -12,880 -21.5
        Different county 35,551 40,442 4,891 13.8
        Different county - Same state 21,118 25,438 4,320 20.5
        Different county - Different state 14,433 15,004 571 4.0
    Abroad 1,742 1,953 211 12.1
Nativity
    Native 615,119 619,334 4,215 0.7
        Born in United States 608,693 613,410 4,717 0.8
        Born in United States - State of residence 421,114 425,031 3,917 0.9
        Born in United States - Different state 187,579 188,379 800 0.4
        Born in PR, U.S. Island or born abroad to Americans 6,426 5,924 -502 -7.8
    Foreign born 44,211 42,745 -1,466 -3.3
Foreign-born population 44,211 42,745 -1,466 -3.3
    Naturalized U.S. citizen 13,930 18,489 4,559 32.7
    Not a U.S. citizen 30,281 24,256 -6,025 -19.9
Language Sooken at Home; Population 5 years and over 621,900 624,655 2,755 0.4
    English only 552,402 554,094 1,692 0.3
    Language other than English 69,498 70,561 1,063 1.5
    Language other than English - Speak English less than "very well" 29,416 27,090 -2,326 -7.9
    Spanish 54,472 54,883 411 0.8
    Spanish - Speak English less than "very well" 25,688 21,986 -3,702 -14.4
Computer Access; Total households 260,437 258,760 -1,677 -0.6
    With a computer 216,845 227,256 10,411 4.8
    With a computer - With a broadband Internet subscription 187,825 206,822 18,997 10.1

7.2. Component School District/Local Education Agency (LEA) Characteristics - goto top

Characteristics for 2015-16 School Year
  NameLEAIDLoGradeHiGradeSchoolsStudentsCity
Arts Based School3700126KG08 1   518     Winston-Salem, NC
Carter G Woodson School3700027KG12 1   465     Winston-Salem, NC
Davidson County Schools3701140PK13 36   19,505     Lexington, NC
Davie County Schools3701170KG13 12   6,323     Mocksville, NC
Forsyth Academy3700083KG08 1   714     Winston-Salem, NC
Lexington City Schools3702640PK12 7   3,161     Lexington, NC
Quality Education Academy3700025KG12 1   490     Winston-Salem, NC
Stokes County Schools3704380PK13 20   6,295     Danbury, NC
The North Carolina Leadership Academy3700343KG11 1   642     Kernersville, NC
Thomasville City Schools3704500PK12 4   2,464     Thomasville, NC
Winston Salem/Forsyth County Schools3701500PK12 80   54,984     Winston Salem, NC
Yadkin County Schools3705040PK13 14   5,602     Yadkinville, NC


Number in this metro: 13

7.3. Component Higher Education Institution Characteristics - goto top

This section is not available for this area in this version.

8. GeoPolitics - goto top

Metro breakout not available for this area in this version. See related:
  • 115th Congressional Districts demographic-economic interactive tables General demographics .. Social .. Economic .. Housing
  • State Legislative Districts (2016 cycle) interactive table

Terms of Use
This document is a proprietary resource developed by ProximityOne and is licensed to the subscriber/licensee for their own use. This document may be used in any manner except that it may not be distributed whole or in part. Any use of the document should reference the source as ProximityOne and include a link to the S&O Main Page. There is no warranty of any type associated with any aspect of this report. The user of this document is solely responsible to any use, direct or indirect, that might be made of this document.

Using this Document ... goto top
This document to provides data and informaiton to assess geographic, demographic, economic characteristics and trends for this metro ... and component geographic areas including cities and counties. There are several aspects important to effective use of this document.

Accessing and Consuming the Information. The HTML document is designed for use with any browser using a tablet, laptop or desktop. The nature of the material is not intended for optimal use via cellphone.

Organization & Navigation. Use the Table of Contents at the top of the document to select a section by hyperlink.

Subject matter. Data presented here are derived from many sources. Some subject matter, such as employment, are included from multiple sources. Which are the "best" employment (for example) data to use and why are multi-sourced employment data useful?

Interpretation; developing your own narrative. This document may be only the start of your intended use. Create your own narrative for presentations to groups. Add your own data. Add charts and maps.

Printing the Document; alternative file structures. The HTML page has built-in, invisible page breaks. Print the document in portrait mode.

ProximityOne User Group
Join the ProximityOne User Group to keep up-to-date with new developments relating to metros and component geography decision-making information resources. Receive updates and access to tools and resources available only to members. Use this form to join the User Group.

Support Using these Resources
Learn more about accessing and using demographic-economic data and related analytical tools. Join us in a Data Analytics Lab session. There is no fee for these one-hour Web sessions. Each informal session is focused on a specific topic. The open structure also provides for Q&A and discussion of application issues of interest to participants.

Additional Information
ProximityOne develops geodemographic-economic data and analytical tools and helps organizations knit together and use diverse data in a decision-making and analytical framework. We develop custom demographic/economic estimates and projections, develop geographic and geocoded address files, and assist with impact and geospatial analyses. Wide-ranging organizations use our tools (software, data, methodologies) to analyze their own data integrated with other data. Follow ProximityOne on Twitter at www.twitter.com/proximityone. Contact us (888-364-7656) with questions about data covered in this section or to discuss custom estimates, projections or analyses for your areas of interest.


Copyright © . Proximity. All Rights Reserved.
Sitemap | Contact Us | News