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About Winston-Salem

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Winston-Salem, North Carolina, is a mid-size city of approximately 235,000 residents.   Nestled in the heart of the Piedmont Triad area, Winston-Salem offers many of the amenities and attractions of a larger city without the congestion of a more densely-populated area.  The city boasts arts venues, restaurants, sports teams, shopping locations and outdoor activities.  Other major attractions such as the Blue Ridge Mountains, the Charlotte metropolitan area and the North Carolina coastline are within driving distance.

BusinessWeek has recently listed Winston-Salem as one of the top cities in the United States to get a fresh start in today’s struggling economy.

Recently, Winston-Salem was highlighted in the U.S. Airways Magazine for its thriving arts district, historic communities and exceptional barbecue. To read more about Winston-Salem, the City of Arts and Innovation, please click here.

For additional information about Winston-Salem, visit the Winston-Salem Online Visitor Center.