Norway, Michigan Population 2020

2,755

Norway is a city located in Michigan. With a 2020 population of 2,755, it is the 210th largest city in Michigan and the 6505th largest city in the United States. Norway is currently declining at a rate of -0.22% annually and its population has decreased by -3.16% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,845 in 2010. Norway reached it's highest population of 4,974 in 1910. Spanning over 9 miles, Norway has a population density of 315 people per square mile.

The average household income in Norway is $58,139 with a poverty rate of 8.94%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $803 per month, and the median house value is $86,000. The median age in Norway is 52.5 years, 50.5 years for males, and 53.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 104.0 males.

Norway Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Norway was:

  • White: 95.91%
  • Two or more races: 2.76%
  • Asian: 1.26%
  • Black or African American: 0.07%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Norway, Michigan is 2,755, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,767.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,845.

Norway, Michigan Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,67295.91%
Two or More Races772.76%
Asian351.26%
Black or African American20.07%

Norway Population Pyramid 2020

Norway Median Age

52.5


Total

50.5


Male

53.6


Female

Norway Adults

There are 2,359 adults, (696 of whom are seniors) in Norway.

Norway Age Dependency

67.5

Age Dependency Ratio

41.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

25.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Norway Sex Ratio

Female

1,366

49.03%

Male

1,420

50.97%

Norway Households and Families

Norway Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Norway Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married87.6%12.4%
All74.2%25.8%
Female68%32%
Non Family58.7%41.3%

74.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4471.974.2
Married6752.6287.6
Non Family6441.1258.7
Female752.2168
Male531.92100

2.51

Average Family Size

1.9

Average Household Size

3.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

2.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Norway Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade30.13%
9th to 12th Grade502.19%
High School Graduate66028.95%
Some College64328.20%
Associates Degree1868.16%
Bachelors Degree57425.18%
Graduate Degree1647.19%

Norway Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,2112,158703
Asian353535
Multiple Races2525
Hispanic99

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,454$32,672$27,188
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$27,132$41,625$21,782
Some College$31,923$30,481$34,375
Bachelors Degree$32,500$32,047$
Graduate Degree$$$

$32,454

Average Earnings

$32,672

Average Male

$27,188

Average Female

Norway Language

Norway Language by Age

Norway Language

96.38% of Norway residents speak only English, while 3.62% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.95% of the population.

Norway Poverty

Norway Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,6632479.28%
Black22100.00%

8.94%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.31%

Male Poverty Rate

9.59%

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 White, with 9.28% 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 4.35%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.20%.

Name Poverty
Some College13.99%
High School11.36%
Bachelors or Greater4.20%
Less Than High School3.77%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed4.01%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Norway Income

Norway Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,125$58,139
Families$56,518$75,846
Married Families$61,169-
Non Families$35,667$35,364

Norway Marital Status

Norway Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.6%

Male Marriage Rate

58.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Norway Married by Age and Sex

Norway Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Norway Marital Status by Race

Norway Veterans

408

Number of Veterans

399

Male Veterans

9

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam180
Second Gulf War98
First Gulf War23
Korea5
World War II
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74167
18 to 3498
55 to 6471
75+49
35 to 5423
Name Veterans % of Total
White38316.95%
2 or More2539.68%
Hispanic919.15%

$Norway Veterans by Education

11.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.47%

Veteran Disability Rate

Norway Employment Status

54.8%

Labor Force Participation

52.1%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Norway Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

80.58%

Born in Michigan

98.64%

Native Born

1.36%

Foreign Born

1.26%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.64% of Norway residents were born in the United States, with 80.58% having been born in Michigan. 1.26% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,755-6-0.22%
20192,761-6-0.22%
20182,767-7-0.25%
20172,774-6-0.22%
20162,780-20-0.71%
20152,800-27-0.96%
20142,827-15-0.53%
20132,842-17-0.59%
20122,859100.35%
20112,849-8-0.28%
20102,857-102-0.35%
20002,959490.17%
19902,910-9-0.03%
19802,919-114-0.38%
19703,033-138-0.44%
19603,171-87-0.27%
19503,258-470-1.34%
19403,728-288-0.74%
19304,016-517-1.20%
19204,533-441-0.92%
19104,9748041.78%
19004,1700.00%