Kernersville is located close to the center of North Carolina. Kernersville is between the Forsyth, Davidson, Guilford county. Kernersville has 17.32 square miles of land area and 0.11 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Kernersville population is 23,522, which has grown 37.35% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 21.13% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Kernersville median household income is $49,066 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 18.17% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 19.16% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Kernersville median house value is $174,600 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 32.57% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 41.83% and is lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Kernersville is close to the state average in quality. The Kernersville area code is 336.