Norwood, Pennsylvania Population 2020

5,858

Norwood is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 5,858, it is the 150th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 4345th largest city in the United States. Norwood is currently declining at a rate of -0.20% annually and its population has decreased by -0.54% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,890 in 2010. Norwood reached it's highest population of 7,229 in 1970. Spanning over 1 miles, Norwood has a population density of 7,531 people per square mile.

The average household income in Norwood is $84,025 with a poverty rate of 6.18%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $958 per month, and the median house value is $165,600. The median age in Norwood is 39.8 years, 35.8 years for males, and 40.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.5 males.

Norwood Demographics

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

  • White: 89.47%
  • Asian: 4.57%
  • Two or more races: 4.09%
  • Black or African American: 1.70%
  • Other race: 0.15%
  • Native American: 0.02%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Norwood, Pennsylvania is 5,858, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,882.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,890.

Norwood, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,27089.47%
Asian2694.57%
Two or More Races2414.09%
Black or African American1001.70%
Some Other Race90.15%
American Indian and Alaska Native10.02%

Norwood Population Pyramid 2020

Norwood Median Age

39.8


Total

35.8


Male

40.8


Female

Norwood Adults

There are 4,699 adults, (682 of whom are seniors) in Norwood.

Norwood Age Dependency

46.6

Age Dependency Ratio

17

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Norwood Sex Ratio

Female

3,059

51.94%

Male

2,831

48.06%

Norwood Households and Families

Norwood Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Norwood Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male93.5%6.5%
Married90.5%9.5%
All75.6%24.4%
Female58.9%41.1%
Non Family58.6%41.4%

75.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0552.8675.6
Married9753.4190.5
Non Family5171.158.6
Female4553.5258.9
Male1083.5993.5

3.34

Average Family Size

2.86

Average Household Size

6.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Norwood Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1012.50%
9th to 12th Grade1403.47%
High School Graduate1,81344.90%
Some College78719.49%
Associates Degree40510.03%
Bachelors Degree53513.25%
Graduate Degree2576.36%

Norwood Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,6023,400662
Multiple Races18314546
Asian13513545
Black828219
Hispanic353520
Other Race99
Native American1

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 hispanic people with a rate of 57.14%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$46,078$55,243$39,035
Less Than High School$55,556$$82,566
High School Grad$39,722$50,129$29,792
Some College$47,017$54,405$41,602
Bachelors Degree$60,385$59,167$62,813
Graduate Degree$54,643$73,285$45,156

$46,078

Average Earnings

$55,243

Average Male

$39,035

Average Female

Norwood Language

Norwood Language by Age

Norwood Language

92.21% of Norwood residents speak only English, while 7.79% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 3.39% of the population.

Norwood Poverty

Norwood Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,1383146.11%
Multiple2412711.20%
Hispanic1042019.23%
Other9555.56%
Native11100.00%

6.18%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.04%

Male Poverty Rate

6.32%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Norwood

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Norwood is White, with 6.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.42%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.90%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.76%.

Name Poverty
High School6.23%
Less Than High School4.98%
Some College4.03%
Bachelors or Greater0.38%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed13.42%
Male Unemployed8.97%
Male Employed4.05%
Female Employed2.88%

Norwood Income

Norwood Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$77,034$84,025
Families$89,714$92,504
Married Families$100,163-
Non Families$44,018$50,685

Norwood Marital Status

Norwood Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.4%

Male Marriage Rate

41.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Norwood Married by Age and Sex

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 55-64.

Norwood Marital Status by Race

Norwood Veterans

280

Number of Veterans

268

Male Veterans

12

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam131
First Gulf War42
Second Gulf War34
Korea8
World War II

$Norwood Veterans by Education

2.50%

Veteran Poverty Rate

16.79%

Veteran Disability Rate

Norwood Employment Status

72.6%

Labor Force Participation

66.6%

Employment Rate

8.2%

Unemployment Rate

Norwood 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

85.48%

Born in Pennsylvania

94.21%

Native Born

5.79%

Foreign Born

0.83%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.21% of Norwood residents were born in the United States, with 85.48% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.83% 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
20205,858-12-0.20%
20195,870-12-0.20%
20185,88210.02%
20175,881-12-0.20%
20165,893-8-0.14%
20155,901-6-0.10%
20145,90780.14%
20135,89960.10%
20125,89390.15%
20115,884-6-0.10%
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%