The Town of Norwood had a population of 2,634 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Norwood is located at latitude 35.2196 and longitude -80.1189 in Stanly County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Norwood encompass a land area of 4.47 sq. miles and a water area of 0.14 sq. miles. Stanly County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 390 feet.
The Town of Norwood (GNIS ID: 2407011) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Norwood: Centre.
|Total Population||2,634 (100%)|
|Population in Households||2,632 (99.9%)|
|Population in Families||2,166 (82.2%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||2 ( 0.1%)|
|Median Household Income||$44,471|
|Average Household Income||$61,342|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||11%|
|Per Capita Income||$24,982|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,359 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||695 (51.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||369 (27.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||295 (21.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$121,000|
|Average Home Value||$184,150|
|Housing Affordability Index3||227|
|Average Household Size||2.47|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.92%|
|Per Capita Income||1.79%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.68%|
The table below compares Norwood to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 276||63rd|
|Population Density||# 419||43rd|
|Median Household Income||# 415||44th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 532||72nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 361||51st|
|Diversity Index||# 339||54th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.