Norwood, MA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Norwood, Massachusetts Info Snack

Population
29,446
Unemployment
2.9%
Poverty
8.1%
Median Home
$455,300
Median Income
$90,341
Median Rent
$1,655

Norwood SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
5
Diversity
8
Safety
8.5
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
4

Norwood, MA Crime Report

264
Total Crimes
886.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
-62.23%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Norwood
/ 100k People
Massachusetts
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 264 886.2 1,362.0 2,346.0
Violent Crime 35 117.5 308.8 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 2.3 6.5
Robbery 5 16.8 43.7 73.9
Aggravated Assault 30 100.7 235.9 279.7
Property Crime 229 768.7 1,053.2 1,958.2
Burglary 19 63.8 149.7 314.2
Larceny 192 644.5 804.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 18 60.4 99.2 246.0

Norwood, MA Cost Of Living

143
Norwood's Overall Cost Of Living
1.4x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Norwood Massachusetts National Average
Overall 143 132 100
Services 129 119 100
Groceries 109 112 100
Health 120 123 100
Housing 191 164 100
Transportation 115 109 100
Utilities 122 116 100

Rankings for Norwood in Massachusetts

Map Of Norwood, MA

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Population over time in Norwood

Year Population % Change
2020 29,446 0.8%
2019 29,201 0.3%
2018 29,121 0.4%
2017 29,018 0.2%
2016 28,962 0.4%
2015 28,844 0.5%
2014 28,698 0.4%
2013 28,580 0.3%
2012 28,483 0.4%
2011 28,375 -

Race / Ethnicity in Norwood

White
77.6% (22,841)
African American
7.1% (2,096)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
5.5% (1,610)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
1.4% (408)
Two Or More
1.9% (551)
Hispanic
6.6% (1,940)
Race Norwood MA USA
White 77.6% 70.8% 60.1%
African American 7.1% 6.8% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.6%
Asian 5.5% 6.7% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 1.4% 0.8% 0.3%
Two Or More 1.9% 2.7% 2.8%
Hispanic 6.6% 12.0% 18.2%

Gender in Norwood

Female
51.1% (15,048)
Male
48.9% (14,398)
Gender Norwood MA USA
Female 51.1% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 48.9% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Norwood for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (588)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (1,177)
High School / GED
20.0% (5,889)
Some College
16.0% (4,711)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (2,355)
Bachelor's Degree
32.0% (9,422)
Master's Degree
14.0% (4,122)
Professional Degree
2.0% (588)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (588)
Education Norwood MA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 20.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 16.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 32.0% 25.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 14.0% 14.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 3.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Norwood, Massachusetts

Less than $10,000
3.8% (111,418)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.9% (113,840)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.0% (147,992)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.2% (154,532)
$35,000 to $49,999
8.9% (262,560)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.5% (427,992)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.0% (411,764)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.9% (584,705)
$150,000 to $199,999
12.0% (353,148)
$200,000 or more
12.8% (376,643)
Income Norwood MA USA
Less than $10,000 3.8% 5.0% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.9% 4.1% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.0% 6.8% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.2% 6.4% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 8.9% 9.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.5% 13.9% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.0% 12.0% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.9% 18.0% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 12.0% 10.6% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 12.8% 14.3% 8.3%

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