Top Places to Live in North Carolina: Guilford and Forsyth County

North Carolina: Guilford and Forsyth County | Flowers Flooring


Forsyth County and Guilford County ranked number four and number seven as top places to raise a family in a recent evaluation of counties in North Carolina by Stacker. The state of NC is divided into 100 counties making it an honor to be in the top 10. Flowers Flooring is particularly proud since one of our showrooms is in Winston-Salem and we quite agree with the designation as a great place to reside.

What exactly makes a county a great place to put down roots? The ranking considered factors such as:


  • Cost of living
  • Schools
  • Healthcare
  • Recreation
  • Weather


A Little North Carolina History


Forsyth County was established in 1849 and named for Benjamin Forsyth, a North Carolina native and captain in the War of 1812. Guilford County predates the American Revolution and was established in 1771. Named for a British politician, Francis North, 1st Earl of Guilford.


Where to Live


Exactly where in Forsyth and Guilford are great places to raise a family? According to the research, the top towns are:


  • Clemmons
  • Lewisville
  • Winston-Salem
  • Oak Ridge
  • Stokesdale
  • Jamestown


The good news is, that Flowers Flooring services all the great towns in these two adjacent counties.


Flowers Flooring is Your Neighbor


If you are moving to one of these two great counties or already reside in Forsyth or Guilford County, and it’s time for new floors, we have local estimators and installation experts. We’re locally owned and operated in North Carolina and we care about the communities we serve. We offer quality flooring like:


  • Tile – Think beyond just flooring. Flowers Flooring can install tile on accent walls, shower surrounds, patios, and kitchen backsplashes.
  • Laminate – Synthetic flooring with the look of wood, laminate flooring is the ultimate combination of affordability and practicality.
  • Carpet – Nothing compares to the plush feel of quality Waterproofing and stain technology has put carpet on a comeback.
  • Luxury Vinyl – One of the most popular flooring choices right now and comes in a wide range of tones and textures. Highly durable, luxury vinyl plank flooring is perfect for families with human babies or fur babies.
  • Hardwoods – Solid and engineered hardwoods are tried and true and are as popular as ever.
  • Sports Flooring – Great for home gyms or playrooms, rubber flooring tiles are very versatile for creating a surface for activity.



About Flowers Flooring

Flowers Flooring has two locations – Cornelius, NC and Winston-Salem, NC. Both locations service a 100-mile radius from the showroom. Both locations specialize in flooring sales and installation including carpet, laminate, hardwood, sand & finish, hardwood restoration, vinyl plank, vinyl tile, rubber flooring, tile floors, tile showers, tile backsplash, area rugs, interior painting and more. To reach the Cornelius, NC location please call (704) 445-7750 and to reach our Winston-Salem location, please call (336) 660-0977. Please be sure to inquire about our current promotion and financing offers.