Norwood, MA

29,018 Population
10.4 square miles 2,798.7 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.4%
was 0.4%
 
Population Density
2,798.7
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
50.6%
was 52.1%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
17.1%
was 16.2%
 
Percent Under 18
19.9%
was 20.7%
 
Percent 65 and Over
17.2%
was 16.8%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
--
No Data Available
Percent Living in Poverty
8.2%
was 8.2%
 
Median Household Income
$83,883
was $80,532
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
42.9
44
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
72
was 62.3
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
1,062.6
was 1,335.4
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
12,272
was 12,069
 
Median Rent
$1,350
was $1,277
 
Total Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Occupied Housing Units
11,752
was 11,670
 
Homeownership Rate
57.5%
was 57.1%
 
Single Family Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
1,178.9
was 1,164.0
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
9.4%
was 7.4%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.4
was 2.4
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
--
No Data Available
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
--
No Data Available

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
96.4%
was 96.8%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
95.8%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
99.5%
was 99.4%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
94.0%
was 94.4%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
45.6%
was 43.8%
 

 Finance

Capital Spending
--
No Data Available
Own Source Revenue
81.7%
was 82.3%
Ranked 99th Highest in MA
Debt Service Ratio
7.0%
was 7.1%
Ranked 75th Highest in MA
Revenue
 
$119,144,098
$117,678,835
Ranked 43rd Highest in MA
Expenditure
 
$120,460,738
$116,330,466
Ranked 36th Highest in MA
Revenue per Capita
$4,131
was $4,101
Ranked 80th Highest in MA
Expenditure per Capita
$4,176
was $4,054
Ranked 75th Highest in MA

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