Kernersville is a town situated in the Winston-Salem metropolitan area, which is part of North Carolina, United States.
Kernersville is quiet overall, as there are low levels of noise from traffic - however some parts can be quite loud, especially close to the railway line, Corporation Parkway or US Highway 311. Access to parks, like Fourth of July Park and Kernersville Lake, is rather challenging from most locations in the town since they are spread out sporadically. Despite that, there are around 10 green spaces nearby for residents to explore.
The sizeable proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of Kernersville is an important part of its character. Around 30% of properties in this town were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1980s and the 1990s. This town has a variety of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 70% of the dwellings in the town are occupied by home owners and 30% are occupied by renters.
Residents may consider it very hard to reach high schools and primary schools as pedestrians. Residents have the choice between public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level. When it comes to eating, reaching one of approximately 30 supermarkets on foot is feasible for some, but not all, house buyers in this part of the Winston-Salem metropolitan area. There are also a few opportunities for those who value restaurants within walking distance.
Kernersville is very car friendly. It is very easy to park. In contrast, walking is not very practical for home buyers in Kernersville because most daily needs are difficult to carry out on foot.