Forsyth County Real Estate
As the 4th largest county in North Carolina, Forsyth County is considered to be in the heart of the Piedmont Triad. Communities in the county include Kernersville, Clemmons, Lewisville, Tobaccoville, Walkertown, Rural Hall, Bethania, Bethabara, and Belews Creek. As of the 2010 census, the population was 350,670. Winston-Salem is regarded as a major cultural and artistic center in North Carolina. The Reynolds home, known as the Reynolda House, contains a major collection of American art. The city is home to the nation’s first local arts council established in 1949 as well as the first state-supported arts conservatory, the North Carolina School of the Arts. Salem College, Wake Forest University, and Winston-Salem State University are important academic institutes in the county. Celebrated Forsyth County cultural events include the Dixie Classic Fair, the National Black Theatre Festival and the Christmas-themed Festival of Lights at Tanglewood Park.