Norwood SnackAbility

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

Norwood, Massachusetts Info Snack

Norwood is a town and census-designated place in Norfolk County, Massachusetts, United States. Norwood is part of the Greater Boston area. As of the 2010 census, the population was 30,602. The town was named after Norwood, England. Norwood is on the Neponset River, which runs all the way to Boston Harbor from Foxborough.
Population
29,201
Unemployment
4.4%
Poverty
8.0%
Median Home
$420,300
Median Income
$90,511
Median Rent
$1,530

Rankings for Norwood in Massachusetts

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4

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5

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6

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7

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8

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9

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10

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Map Of Norwood, MA

Population over time in Norwood

Year Population % Change
2017 29,201 0.6%
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 -
Crime/100k Norwood MA USA
Violent Crime 133.3 338.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 2.0 5.0
Robbery 23.9 60.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 78.6 241.2 246.8
Property Crime 905.5 1263.3 2199.5
Burglary 78.6 200.8 376.0
Larceny 731.2 966.8 1594.6
Car Theft 95.7 95.7 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Norwood

White
78.6% (22,956)
African American
6.0% (1,747)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
6.7% (1,962)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.5% (144)
Two Or More
1.3% (374)
Hispanic
6.9% (2,018)
Race Norwood MA USA
White 78.6% 72.2% 61.1%
African American 6.0% 6.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 6.7% 6.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.5% 0.8% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.3% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 6.9% 11.6% 17.8%

Household Income For Norwood, Massachusetts

Less than $10,000
3.9% (112,693)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.4% (100,530)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.8% (199,571)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.5% (131,558)
$35,000 to $49,999
8.3% (243,507)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.8% (404,107)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.9% (434,887)
$100,000 to $149,999
22.8% (667,224)
$150,000 to $199,999
11.4% (333,115)
$200,000 or more
10.0% (292,903)
Income Norwood MA USA
Less than $10,000 3.9% 544.5% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.4% 450.0% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.8% 753.3% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.5% 703.7% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 8.3% 958.6% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.8% 1469.3% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.9% 1197.7% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 22.8% 1775.0% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 11.4% 950.1% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 10.0% 1197.9% 697.9%

Gender in Norwood

Female
51.3% (14,979)
Male
48.7% (14,222)
Gender Norwood MA USA
Female 51.3% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 48.7% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Norwood for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (876)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (876)
High School / GED
22.0% (6,424)
Some College
17.0% (4,964)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (2,336)
Bachelor's Degree
31.0% (9,052)
Master's Degree
13.0% (3,796)
Professional Degree
2.0% (584)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (292)
Education Norwood MA USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 22.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 16.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 31.0% 24.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 13.0% 13.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 3.0% 1.0%

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