Winston-Salem, North Carolina 

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Economy in Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Winston-Salem has an unemployment rate of 4.7%. The US average is 3.7%.

Winston-Salem has seen the job market increase by 1.6% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 34.0%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Winston-Salem
- The Sales Tax Rate for Winston-Salem is 6.8%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Winston-Salem is 5.5%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Winston-Salem
- The average income of a Winston-Salem resident is $24,800 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Winston-Salem resident is $40,480 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYWinston-Salem, North CarolinaUnited States
  4.7%3.7%
  1.6%1.6%
  34.0%33.5%
  6.8%6.2%
  5.3%4.6%
  $26,668$31,177
  $42,219$57,652
  $55,119$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.3%1.3%
  0.1%0.6%
  5.4%6.2%
  10.5%10.4%
  2.5%2.7%
  9.6%11.6%
  3.3%4.1%
  0.4%0.9%
  1.8%2.1%
  5.3%4.7%
  1.4%1.9%
  5.1%6.7%
  0.2%0.1%
  6.1%4.3%
  11.4%9.3%
  18.4%13.8%
  1.7%2.2%
  8.7%7.4%
  5.3%4.9%
  2.6%4.8%
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    Reviews for Winston-Salem    26 Reviews
    A sad and corrupt city - 2/26/2020
    Winston Salem is a corrupt and sad city. Many residents aren't open to new comers and crime is rampant. The abysmal crime rate is due in part to the corrupt and... Read More

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    Beautiful and Quiet - 1/4/2020
    I’ve lived here since 2008 and the community is beautiful and quiet. Convenient to everything and if you’re not a lazy person you can walk to Walmart, the bank,... Read More

    Progressive, artsy small city - 6/14/2018
    I didn't fully appreciate WS until I left. I still have family and friends there, and when I visit (I've lived in various places, now in the midwest for about 20 years)... Read More


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