Winston-Salem is a city located in the Piedmont Triad region of North Carolina, United States. It is situated in the northwest part of the state and is the county seat of Forsyth County. The city is approximately 110 miles northeast of Charlotte and 140 miles west of Raleigh.
Winston-Salem was formed in 1913 when the two neighboring towns of Winston and Salem merged. The city is known for its rich history in the tobacco industry and is home to several educational institutions, including Wake Forest University and Winston-Salem State University. The city is also home to several major corporations and has a diverse economy, including healthcare, technology, and finance.