a mid-sized city with small-town charm and big-city vision, winston-salem has a vibrant and diverse community. with a depth of culture, arts and entertainment in an area known for its affordable cost of living and outdoor lifestyle, winston-salem is a great place to call home, whether for a few years or an entire career.
winston-salem has always been characterized by grit. from its early moravian settlers to its years as a manufacturing town to its transition to a city of arts and innovation, winston-salem has seen good times and lean but has grown through them all. now it’s a city known for high-quality education, medicine and innovation. through each era, one thing remains the same: the people. whether coming for a few years to further your education or looking to make a career here, you will find a city filled with diverse people—natives and transplants—who have found a place to belong.