Kernersville, NC has a population of 23,736 people with a median age of 41 and a median household income of $48,383. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Kernersville, NC grew from 23,617 to 23,736, a 0.5% increase and its median household income grew from $48,207 to $48,383, a 0.37% increase.
The population of Kernersville, NC is 72.3% White, 13.6% Black, and 9.5% Hispanic. 12.1% of the people in Kernersville, NC speak a non-English language, and 94.8% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Kernersville, NC are Wake Forest University, with 2,476 graduates, Forsyth Technical Community College, with 1,629 graduates, and Winston-Salem State University, with 1,464 graduates.
The median property value in Kernersville, NC is $170,200, and the homeownership rate is 54.3%. Most people in Kernersville, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Kernersville, NC is 2 cars per household.
Kernersville, NC is a census place located in Forsyth County, NC and Guilford County, NC. It borders Greensboro, NC; Walkertown, NC; and Winston-Salem, NC.