Norwood, Pennsylvania Population 2021

5,915
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Norwood is a city located in Delaware County Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 5,915, it is the 147th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 4328th largest city in the United States . Norwood is currently growing at a rate of 0.15% annually and its population has increased by 0.42% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,890 in 2010. Norwood reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Norwood has a population density of 7,605 people per square mile.

The average household income in Norwood is $85,799 with a poverty rate of 5.77%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $982 per month, and the median house value is $167,900. The median age in Norwood is 40.2 years, 38.3 years for males, and 40.7 years for females.

Norwood Demographics

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

  • White: 89.61%
  • Asian: 5.18%
  • Two or more races: 3.90%
  • Black or African American: 1.17%
  • Other race: 0.14%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Norwood, Pennsylvania is 5,915 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,897.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,890.

Norwood, Pennsylvania Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,28189.61%
Asian3055.18%
Two or More Races2303.90%
Black or African American691.17%
Some Other Race80.14%
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Norwood Population by Race

Norwood Population Pyramid $2021

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Norwood Median Age

40.2


Total

38.3


Male

40.7


Female

Norwood Adults

There are 4,726 adults, (736 of whom are seniors) in Norwood.

Norwood Age Dependency

47.7

Age Dependency Ratio

18.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Norwood Sex Ratio

Female

3,043

51.64%

Male

2,850

48.36%

Norwood Population by Age

Norwood Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Norwood Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family54.4%45.6%
Female63.6%36.4%
All74.6%25.4%
Male88.2%11.8%
Married88.3%11.7%

74.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Norwood Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0792.8374.6
Married1,0563.4288.3
Non Family5511.0854.4
Female3963.5563.6
Male763.6888.2

3.37

Average Family Size

2.83

Average Household Size

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Norwood Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade731.76%
9th to 12th Grade1684.06%
High School Graduate1,69941.06%
Some College85120.57%
Associates Degree44810.83%
Bachelors Degree58214.06%
Graduate Degree3177.66%
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Norwood Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Norwood Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,6493,440753
2+ Races18014845
Asian14714759
Hispanic939319
Black696923
Other Race88

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 40.14%.

Norwood Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$47,576$58,028$39,101
Less Than 9th Grade$65,500$$85,664
High School Graduate$44,052$52,027$30,093
Some College$43,226$55,588$37,868
Bachelors Degree$65,556$65,798$64,167
Graduate Degree$53,250$75,329$45,795

$47,576

Average Earnings

$58,028

Average Male

$39,101

Average Female

Norwood Earnings by Educational Attainment

Norwood Language by Age

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Norwood Language

91.70% of Norwood residents speak only English, while 8.30% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 3.75% of the population.

Norwood Language

Norwood Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,0812805.51%
Multiple2304519.57%
Black691318.84%

5.77%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.12%

Male Poverty Rate

6.38%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Norwood

The race most likely to be in poverty in Norwood is Multiple, with 19.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Norwood is White, with 5.51% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.53%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.25%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.70%.

Norwood Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School7.53%
Some College4.31%
Less Than 9th Grade3.32%
Bachelors or Greater0.33%

Norwood Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed4.23%
Male Unemployed3.82%
Male Employed1.95%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Norwood Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Norwood Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$78,370$85,799
Families$93,710$98,525
Married Families$105,000-
Non Families$39,023$43,504
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Income by Household Type

Norwood Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.9%

Male Marriage Rate

43.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Norwood Married by Age and Sex

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Norwood Marriage

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

Norwood Marital Status by Race

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Norwood Marital Status

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343

Number of Veterans

319

Male Veterans

24

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam151
Second Gulf War52
First Gulf War36
Korea25
World War II

Norwood Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 64107
65 to 74104
75+71
35 to 5443
18 to 3418

Norwood Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3267.59%
Black1724.64%

Norwood Veterans by Race

Norwood Veterans by Education

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4.37%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Norwood Veterans by Education

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69.9%

Labor Force Participation

64.4%

Employment Rate

7.9%

Unemployment Rate

Norwood Employment by Age

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Norwood Employment by Race

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Norwood 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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86.70%

Born in Norwood

93.79%

Native Born

6.21%

Foreign Born

1.22%

Non Citizen

4.99%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.79% of Norwood residents were born in the United States, with 86.70% having been born in Pennsylvania. 1.22% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Norwood Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20215,91590.15%
20205,90690.15%
20195,89790.15%
20185,88830.05%
20175,885-10-0.17%
20165,895-7-0.12%
20155,902-4-0.07%
20145,90670.12%
20135,89960.10%
20125,89380.14%
20115,885-5-0.08%
20105,890-95-0.16%
20005,985-177-0.29%
19906,162-485-0.75%
19806,647-582-0.84%
19707,2295000.72%
19606,7291,4832.52%
19505,2461,3252.95%
19403,921430.11%
19303,8780.00%

Norwood Population by Year