Norwood, NY Profile: Facts & Data

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Norwood, New York - Basic Facts

The Village of Norwood had a population of 1,703 as of July 1, 2019. Norwood ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in New York. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Norwood is located at latitude 44.7514 and longitude -74.9944 in St. Lawrence County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Norwood encompass a land area of 2.1 sq. miles and a water area of 0.17 sq. miles. St. Lawrence County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 331 feet.

The Village of Norwood (GNIS ID: 2391028) 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.

The Village of Norwood is located within Town of Potsdam, a minor civil division (MCD) of St. Lawrence County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Norwood: North Potsdam, Potsdam Junction, Potsdam Station, Racquetteville, Raquetteville.

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Norwood, NY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Norwood, NY Housing Affordability Index is 294
State of New York Housing Affordability Index is 85
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Norwood, NY Wealth Index is 73
State of New York Wealth Index is 109
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 1,703
Population in Households 1,686
Population in Familes 1,317
Population in Group Qrtrs 17
Population Density 813
Diversity Index1 11
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $56,587
Average Household Income $69,919
Per Capita Income $27,709
Wealth Index3 73

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 774 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 555 (71.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 152 (19.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 67 ( 8.7%)
Median Home Value $93,565
Housing Affordability Index2 294
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 707
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 452
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.
  2. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  3. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.3% -0.22%
Households 0.19% -0.28%
Families 0.72% -0.4%
Median Household Income   2.18%
Per Capita Income   2.6%

Norwood, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Norwood to the other 1,195 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 669 44th
Population Density # 775 35th
Diversity Index # 1009 16th
Median Household Income # 733 39th
Per Capita Income # 794 34th

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