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The Borough of Norwood had a population of 5,892 as of July 1, 2023.
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 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||5,892 (100%)|
|Population in Households||5,731 (97.3%)|
|Population in Families||5,206 (88.4%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||161 ( 2.7%)|
|Median Household Income||$145,077|
|Average Household Income||$188,778|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||29%|
|Per Capita Income||$65,234|
|Socioeconomic Status Index6||High (67.4)|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,114 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,696 (80.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||338 (16.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||80 ( 3.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$687,792|
|Average Home Value||$762,412|
|Housing Affordability Index3||77|
|Average Household Size||2.82|
|Average Family Size||3.00|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.55%|
|Per Capita Income||2.86%|
|Owner Occupied HU||1.22%|
The table below compares Norwood to the other 700 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2023 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||# 263||63rd|
|Population Density||# 357||49th|
|Median Household Income||# 123||83rd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 264||38th|
|Per Capita Income||# 204||71st|
|Diversity Index||# 245||65th|
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