Norway, Maine Population 2022

2,686
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Norway is a city located in Oxford County Maine. With a 2020 population of 2,686, it is the 48th largest city in Maine and the 9406th largest city in the United States. Norway is currently declining at a rate of -0.19% annually and its population has decreased by -0.37% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,696 in 2020. Spanning over 5 miles, Norway has a population density of 532 people per square mile.

The average household income in Norway is $49,633 with a poverty rate of 20.95%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $718 per month, and the median house value is $103,900. The median age in Norway is 37.7 years, 37.8 years for males, and 37.7 years for females.

Norway Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Norwaywas:

  • White: 95.03%
  • Two or more races: 4.07%
  • Black or African American: 0.59%
  • Other race: 0.31%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Norway, Maine is 2,686 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,696.

Norway, Maine Population 2022

Population by Race

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Norway Population by Race

Norway Population Pyramid 2022

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Norway Median Age

46.6


Total

47


Male

46.4


Female

Norway Adults

There are 2,236 adults, (482 of whom are seniors) in Norway.

Norway Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

27.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

18.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Norway Sex Ratio

Female

1,326

51.88%

Male

1,230

48.12%

Norway Population by Age

Norway Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Norway Household Types

44.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Norway Households and Families

2.49

Average Family Size

2.17

Average Household Size

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Norway Households by Type

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Norway Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Norway Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 17.80%.

Norway Educational Attainment by Race

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$25,332

Average Earnings

$38,319

Average Male

$20,521

Average Female

Norway Earnings by Educational Attainment

Norway Language by Age

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Norway Language

97.47% of Norway residents speak only English, while 2.53% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.41% of the population.

Norway Language

Norway Poverty by Race

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20.95%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.26%

Male Poverty Rate

22.55%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Norway

The race most likely to be in poverty in Norway is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Norway is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.57%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.71%.

Norway Poverty

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Norway Poverty Rate by Education

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Norway Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Norway Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Norway Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

34.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

34.6%

Male Marriage Rate

35.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Norway Married by Age and Sex

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Norway Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Norway Marital Status by Race

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Norway Marital Status

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208

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Norway Veterans by War

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Norway Veterans by Age

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Norway Veterans by Race

Norway Veterans by Education

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7.58%

Veteran Poverty Rate

48.99%

Veteran Disability Rate

Norway Veterans by Education

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57.7%

Labor Force Participation

54.3%

Employment Rate

6%

Unemployment Rate

Norway Employment by Age

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Norway Employment by Race

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Norway Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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57.43%

Born in Norway

97.65%

Native Born

2.35%

Foreign Born

1.64%

Non Citizen

0.70%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.65% of Norway residents were born in the United States, with 57.43% having been born in Maine. 1.64% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Norway Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Norway Population by Year