Living in Norwood, MA

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Norwood, Massachusetts Info Snack

Population
29,306
Unemployment
3.0%
Poverty
8.1%
Median Home
$439,300
Median Income
$90,133
Median Rent
$1,563

Norwood SnackAbility

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

Norwood, MA Crime Report

262
Total Crimes
897.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-63.75%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Norwood
/ 100k People
Massachusetts
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 262 897.7 1,507.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 47 161.0 327.6 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.2 5.0
Robbery 8 27.4 52.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 30 102.8 241.0 250.2
Property Crime 215 736.7 1,179.8 2,109.9
Burglary 33 113.1 179.0 340.5
Larceny 173 592.8 911.8 1,549.5
Car Theft 9 30.8 89.0 219.9

Norwood, MA Cost Of Living

142
Norwood's Overall Cost Of Living
1.4x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Norwood Massachusetts National Average
Overall 142 131 100
Services 129 122 100
Groceries 111 109 100
Health 120 121 100
Housing 191 165 100
Transportation 114 107 100
Utilities 120 114 100

Rankings for Norwood in Massachusetts

Map Of Norwood, MA

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Population over time in Norwood

Year Population % Change
2019 29,306 0.4%
2018 29,201 0.3%
2017 29,121 0.4%
2016 29,018 0.2%
2015 28,962 0.4%
2014 28,844 0.5%
2013 28,698 0.4%
2012 28,580 0.3%
2011 28,483 0.4%
2010 28,375 -

Race / Ethnicity in Norwood

White
80.4% (23,574)
African American
5.7% (1,670)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
5.4% (1,581)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.3% (91)
Two Or More
1.4% (406)
Hispanic
6.8% (1,984)
Race Norwood MA USA
White 80.4% 71.6% 60.7%
African American 5.7% 6.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 5.4% 6.6% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.8% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.4% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 6.8% 11.8% 18.0%

Gender in Norwood

Female
52.9% (15,501)
Male
47.1% (13,804)
Gender Norwood MA USA
Female 52.9% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 47.1% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Norwood for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (1,465)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (879)
High School / GED
22.0% (6,447)
Some College
16.0% (4,688)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (2,344)
Bachelor's Degree
30.0% (8,791)
Master's Degree
13.0% (3,809)
Professional Degree
2.0% (586)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (293)
Education Norwood MA USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 22.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 16.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 30.0% 24.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 13.0% 14.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 3.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Norwood, Massachusetts

Less than $10,000
4.0% (118,242)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.0% (117,997)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.3% (184,095)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.0% (146,395)
$35,000 to $49,999
8.5% (247,990)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.4% (393,406)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.8% (433,555)
$100,000 to $149,999
21.9% (642,376)
$150,000 to $199,999
11.2% (327,308)
$200,000 or more
10.9% (319,230)
Income Norwood MA USA
Less than $10,000 4.0% 5.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.0% 4.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.3% 7.2% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.0% 6.7% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 8.5% 9.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.4% 14.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.8% 12.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 21.9% 17.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 11.2% 10.2% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 10.9% 13.2% 7.7%

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