Norwood Information

Norwood Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Norwood, MA

General Norwood Information

State: Massachusetts

County: Norfolk County

Close cities: Needham, MA, Westwood, MA, Dover, MA, Medfield, MA, Dedham, MA, Walpole, MA, South Walpole, MA, East Walpole, MA, Stoughton, MA, Canton, MA, Sharon, MA

Norwood Population (census data)
Total 28,746
Male 13,592 (47.3%)
Female 15,154 (52.7%)

Population Density: 2,742 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 127.6 (US Avg is 100)

Norwood Elevation: 146 feet above sea level

Land Area: 10.5 square miles

Median Household Income: $72,949

Zip Codes: 02062.

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Norwood Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (89.6%)
  • Asian Indian (3.2%)
  • Black (2.3%)
  • Hispanic (1.7%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • Other race (0.8%)
  • Chinese (0.8%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Irish (37.4%)
  • Italian (17.2%)
  • English (9.0%)
  • German (6.2%)
  • United States (4.8%)
  • Arab (3.7%)
Foriegn Born: 3,361 people (11.7%)
  • Asia (51.6%)
  • Europe (48.4%)

Local Norwood Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Boston Red Sox
NFL Football: New England Patriots
NBA Basketball: Boston Celtics
NHL Hockey: Boston Bruins
NCAA Sports: Boston University, Harvard University, Northeastern University

Norwood School Information

High Schools
Norwood High (245 Nichols Street, Norwood, MA, 02062 - Norwood District)
Middle Schools
Dr. Philip O. Coakley Middle School (1315 Washington Street, Norwood, MA, 02062 - Norwood District)
Other/Private Schools
Balch (1168 Washington Street, Norwood, MA, 02062 - Norwood District)
Charles J Prescott (66 Richland Road, Norwood, MA, 02062 - Norwood District)
Cornelius M Callahan (90 Garfield Avenue, Norwood, MA, 02062 - Norwood District)
F A Cleveland (33 George Willett Parkway, Norwood, MA, 02062 - Norwood District)
John P Oldham (165 Prospect Street, Norwood, MA, 02062 - Norwood District)

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