Latest Data (2015)
Population 241,218
Nationwide Rank 88

Quick Facts

Winston-Salem, North Carolina is the 88th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Winston-Salem, North Carolina is a city.

Winston-Salem, North Carolina is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 Winston-Salem had its largest population ever.

Winston-Salem, North Carolina is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 67% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Winston-Salem, North Carolina Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
82 Laredo, Texas 42.3%
83 Lubbock, Texas 24.3%
84 Madison, Wisconsin 18.5%
85 Gilbert, Arizona 111.0%
86 Norfolk, Virginia 5.1%
87 Reno, Nevada 31.2%
88 Winston-Salem, North Carolina 19.2%
89 Glendale, Arizona 8.2%
90 Hialeah, Florida 4.8%
91 Garland, Texas 9.6%
92 Scottsdale, Arizona 15.9%
93 Irving, Texas 23.2%
94 Chesapeake, Virginia 17.5%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 241,218 88
2014 239,269 87
2013 236,441 86
2012 234,349 85
2011 231,829 85
2010 229,617 83
2009 229,828 84
2008 227,834 84
2007 223,532 85
2006 220,126 84
2005 216,961 85
2004 213,463 85
2003 210,731 87
2002 207,556 86
2001 205,210 87
2000 202,198 87
1990 167,254 106