Norwich, Connecticut Population 2022

37,826
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Norwich is a city located in New London County Connecticut. Norwich has a 2020 population of 37,826. Norwich is currently declining at a rate of -0.82% annually and its population has decreased by -6.70% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 40,541 in 2010.

The average household income in Norwich is $72,998 with a poverty rate of 10.27%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,058 per month, and the median house value is $170,800. The median age in Norwich is 37.9 years, 35.8 years for males, and 40 years for females.

Norwich Demographics

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

  • White: 68.94%
  • Black or African American: 11.88%
  • Two or more races: 7.82%
  • Asian: 7.31%
  • Other race: 2.86%
  • Native American: 1.17%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.03%
The current population of Norwich, Connecticut is 37,826 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 37,826.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 40,541.

Norwich, Connecticut Population 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2010274,0040.00%
2011273,037-967-0.35%
2012274,0911,0540.38%
2013272,976-1,115-0.41%
2014271,462-1,514-0.56%
2015269,636-1,826-0.68%
2016268,403-1,233-0.46%
2017267,419-984-0.37%
2018266,285-1,134-0.43%
2019265,206-1,079-0.41%
2020264,127-1,079-0.41%
2021263,048-1,079-0.41%

Norwich Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White26,96268.94%
Black or African American4,64511.88%
American Indian and Alaska Native4581.17%
Asian2,8607.31%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander120.03%
Some Other Race1,1182.86%
Two or More Races3,0577.82%
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Norwich Population by Race

Norwich Population Pyramid 2022

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Norwich Median Age

38.8


Total

37


Male

40.5


Female

Norwich Adults

There are 31,152 adults, (6,661 of whom are seniors) in Norwich.

Norwich Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

27.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Norwich Sex Ratio

Female

20,336

51.99%

Male

18,776

48.01%

Norwich Population by Age

Norwich Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Norwich Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married70%30%
All53%47%
Non Family43%57%
Female41%59%
Male36.6%63.4%

53.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Norwich Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All16,3822.3653
Married6,4653.0170
Male9892.7936.6
Female2,6503.2841
Non Family6,2781.2443

2.9

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

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Norwich Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1304.07%
9th to 12th Grade2,0107.24%
High School Graduate10,40737.50%
Some College6,14722.15%
Associates Degree2,1137.61%
Bachelors Degree3,55212.80%
Graduate Degree2,3948.63%
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Norwich Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Norwich Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian2,2501,9461,033
White18,45517,0024,305
Native American30030065
Other Race797607100
Hispanic3,6112,822304
2+ Races1,5001,187116
Black2,7922,395145
Islander1212

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 asian people with a rate of 45.91%.

Norwich Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,918$44,908$31,876
Less Than 9th Grade$25,396$27,367$23,807
High School Graduate$33,394$39,766$29,829
Some College$38,818$50,064$34,935
Bachelors Degree$46,587$54,044$33,816
Graduate Degree$68,506$90,041$45,847

$37,918

Average Earnings

$44,908

Average Male

$31,876

Average Female

Norwich Earnings by Educational Attainment

Norwich Language by Age

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Norwich Language

77.51% of Norwich residents speak only English, while 22.49% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.44% of the population.

Norwich Language

Norwich Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple3,05151016.72%
Black4,63072215.59%
Hispanic6,15265910.71%
White23,6112,2259.42%
Asian2,8601294.51%
Other139NaN%

10.27%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.03%

Male Poverty Rate

10.49%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Norwich

The race most likely to be in poverty in Norwich is Multiple, with 16.72% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.96%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.01%.

Norwich Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade18.53%
High School10.44%
Some College9.52%
Bachelors or Greater5.08%

Norwich Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.14%
Male Unemployed29.91%
Female Employed3.58%
Female Unemployed32.48%

Norwich Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Norwich Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$57,565$75,478
Families$67,982$89,171
Married Families$84,817-
Non Families$37,537$46,087
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Income by Household Type

Norwich Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.8%

Male Marriage Rate

41.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Norwich Married by Age and Sex

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Norwich 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 35-44.

Norwich Marital Status by Race

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Norwich Marital Status

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2,622

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War357
First Gulf War836
Vietnam1,097
Korea151
World War II38

Norwich Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3438
35 to 54644
55 to 64582
65 to 74933
75+425

Norwich Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,9969.15%
Black2326.52%
Native American7919.41%
Asian923.62%
Other Race313.41%
2+ Races19211.27%
Hispanic2385.80%

Norwich Veterans by Race

Norwich Veterans by Education

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8.89%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.20%

Veteran Disability Rate

Norwich Veterans by Education

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66.1%

Labor Force Participation

61.1%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Norwich Employment by Age

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Norwich Employment by Race

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Norwich 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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56.53%

Born in Norwich

85.59%

Native Born

14.41%

Foreign Born

6.13%

Non Citizen

8.28%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

85.59% of Norwich residents were born in the United States, with 56.53% having been born in Connecticut. 6.13% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Norwich Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18102,9760.00%
18202,98370.02%
18303,1351520.50%
18404,2001,0652.97%
18506,1391,9393.87%
186014,0487,9098.63%
187016,6532,6051.72%
188015,112-1,541-0.97%
189016,1561,0440.67%
190017,2511,0950.66%
191020,3673,1161.67%
192022,3041,9370.91%
193023,0217170.32%
194023,6526310.27%
195023,429-223-0.09%
196038,50615,0775.09%
197041,7393,2330.81%
198038,074-3,665-0.91%
199037,391-683-0.18%
200036,117-1,274-0.35%
201040,5414,4241.16%
201140,461-80-0.20%
201240,507460.11%
201340,313-194-0.48%
201440,093-220-0.55%
201539,742-351-0.88%
201639,442-300-0.75%
201739,290-152-0.39%
201839,082-208-0.53%
201938,768-314-0.80%
202038,454-314-0.81%
202138,140-314-0.82%
202237,826-314-0.82%

Norwich Population by Year