Also See: Norwood, NJ ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The Borough of Norwood had a population of 5,783 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Norwood is located at latitude 40.9982 and longitude -73.9618 in Bergen County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Norwood encompass a land area of 2.73 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Bergen County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 98 feet.
The Borough of Norwood has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
|Total Population||5,783 (100%)|
|Population in Households||5,544 (95.9%)|
|Population in Families||5,034 (87.0%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||239 ( 4.1%)|
|Median Household Income||$139,578|
|Average Household Income||$182,683|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||20%|
|Per Capita Income||$61,906|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,045 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,654 (80.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||303 (14.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||88 ( 4.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$657,585|
|Average Home Value||$744,177|
|Housing Affordability Index3||119|
|Average Household Size||2.83|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.9%|
|Per Capita Income||1.81%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.29%|
The table below compares Norwood to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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||# 241||56th|
|Population Density||# 323||41st|
|Median Household Income||# 75||86th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 251||46th|
|Per Capita Income||# 111||80th|
|Diversity Index||# 189||66th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.