Norwood, KY Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Norwood, Kentucky - Basic Facts

The City of Norwood had a population of 390 as of July 1, 2016. Norwood ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Kentucky. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Norwood is located at latitude 38.2522 and longitude -85.6109 in Jefferson County. The formal boundaries for the City of Norwood (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.12 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Jefferson County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 551 feet.

The City of Norwood (GNIS ID: 2404403) 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.

Kentucky is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Norwood is located within East Jefferson Division of Jefferson County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Norwood population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Norwood, KY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 390
Population in Households 390
Population in Familes 233
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 3,314
Diversity Index2 46


Total Households 162
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 67
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 169 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 59 (34.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 103 (60.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 7 ( 4.1%)
Median Home Value $167,647
Average Home Value $180,172


Median Household Income $48,367
Average Household Income $63,075
Per Capita Income $33,757
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.85% 0.86%
Households 0.71% 0.85%
Families -7.08% 0.59%
Median Household Income   2.99%
Per Capita Income   2.46%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Norwood, KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Norwood to the other 540 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Kentucky by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 387 28th
Population Density1 # 64 88th
Diversity Index2 # 31 94th
Median Household Income # 179 67th
Per Capita Income # 72 87th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Kentucky Census Data Comparison Tool.