Norway, South Carolina Population 2021

301
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Norway is a city located in Orangeburg County South Carolina. With a 2020 population of 301, it is the 217th largest city in South Carolina and the 15307th largest city in the United States . Norway is currently declining at a rate of -1.31% annually and its population has decreased by -10.68% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 337 in 2010. Norway reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Norway has a population density of 380 people per square mile.

The average household income in Norway is $63,997 with a poverty rate of 5.17%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $668 per month, and the median house value is $95,700. The median age in Norway is 42.5 years, 40.6 years for males, and 44.1 years for females.

Norway Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 52.58%
  • White: 42.86%
  • Two or more races: 3.95%
  • Native American: 0.61%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Norway, South Carolina is 301 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 309.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 337.

Norway, South Carolina Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American17352.58%
White14142.86%
Two or More Races133.95%
American Indian and Alaska Native20.61%
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Norway Population by Race

Norway Population Pyramid $2021

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Norway Median Age

42.5


Total

40.6


Male

44.1


Female

Norway Adults

There are 264 adults, (64 of whom are seniors) in Norway.

Norway Age Dependency

64.5

Age Dependency Ratio

32

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Norway Sex Ratio

Female

174

52.89%

Male

155

47.11%

Norway Population by Age

Norway Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Norway Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family72.7%27.3%
Female77.8%22.2%
All82.8%17.2%
Married92.7%7.3%
Male100%0%

82.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Norway Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1162.8482.8
Married413.2792.7
Female363.5877.8
Non Family331.2172.7
Male64.33100

3.48

Average Family Size

2.84

Average Household Size

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Norway Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade62.84%
9th to 12th Grade31.42%
High School Graduate3114.69%
Some College4722.27%
Associates Degree6932.70%
Bachelors Degree3516.59%
Graduate Degree209.48%
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Norway Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Norway Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White10710631
Black999121
2+ Races333
Native American22

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Norway Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,063$45,139$35,313
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$$45,417$
Some College$31,875$39,063$31,136
Bachelors Degree$$80,536$
Graduate Degree$46,250$$46,000

$39,063

Average Earnings

$45,139

Average Male

$35,313

Average Female

Norway Earnings by Educational Attainment

Norway Language by Age

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Norway Language

99.34% of Norway residents speak only English, while 0.66% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.66% of the population.

Norway Language

Norway Poverty by Race

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5.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

1.94%

Male Poverty Rate

8.05%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Norway

The race most likely to be in poverty in Norway is White, with 7.09% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Norway is Black, with 4.05% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 2.35%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.87%.

Norway Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College8.62%
Bachelors or Greater3.64%
High School3.23%
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%

Norway Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed5.26%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Norway Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Norway Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$39,722$63,997
Families$45,750$77,660
Married Families$83,750-
Non Families$37,917$29,633
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Income by Household Type

Norway Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

36.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.4%

Male Marriage Rate

31.8%

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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21

Number of Veterans

17

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam7
First Gulf War4
Second Gulf War2
World War II
Korea

Norway Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+10
65 to 747
55 to 642
35 to 542
18 to 34

Norway Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black128.51%
White75.93%
Native American2100.00%

Norway Veterans by Race

Norway Veterans by Education

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4.76%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.57%

Veteran Disability Rate

Norway Veterans by Education

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63.5%

Labor Force Participation

56.8%

Employment Rate

10.7%

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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87.23%

Born in Norway

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Norway residents were born in the United States, with 87.23% having been born in South Carolina. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Norway Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021301-4-1.31%
2020305-4-1.29%
2019309-4-1.28%
2018313-3-0.95%
2017316-3-0.94%
2016319-4-1.24%
2015323-2-0.62%
2014325-3-0.91%
2013328-2-0.61%
2012330-2-0.60%
2011332-2-0.60%
20103340.00%

Norway Population by Year