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Norwood, Kentucky
Location of Norwood in Jefferson County, Kentucky
Location of Norwood in Jefferson County, Kentucky
Norwood, Kentucky is located in Kentucky
Norwood, Kentucky
Norwood, Kentucky
Location in Kentucky
Norwood, Kentucky is located in the United States
Norwood, Kentucky
Norwood, Kentucky
Location in the United States
Country United States
State Kentucky
County Jefferson
Incorporated 1975
Area
 • Total 0.12 sq mi (0.30 km2)
 • Land 0.12 sq mi (0.30 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
551 ft (168 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 379
 • Density 3,211.86/sq mi (1,243.67/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP Code
40222
FIPS code 21-56928
GNIS feature ID 1669514

Norwood is a home rule-class city in Jefferson County, Kentucky, United States. The population was 370 at the 2010 census.

Geography

Norwood is located at 38°15′07″N 85°36′45″W / 38.251871°N 85.612567°W / 38.251871; -85.612567. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.1 square miles (0.26 km2), all land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1980 254
1990 372 46.5%
2000 395 6.2%
2010 370 −6.3%
2020 379 2.4%
U.S. Decennial Census

At the 2000 census there were 395 people in 156 households, including 114 families, in the city. The population density was 3,362.7 people per square mile (1,270.9/km2). There were 165 housing units at an average density of 1,404.7 per square mile (530.9/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 96.46% White, 1.01% African American, 0.76% Asian, 0.25% from other races, and 1.52% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.76%.

Of the 156 households 33.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 62.8% were married couples living together, 7.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 26.9% were non-families. 22.4% of households were one person and 7.1% were one person aged 65 or older. The average household size was 2.53 and the average family size was 2.97.

The age distribution was 27.1% under the age of 18, 4.8% from 18 to 24, 26.6% from 25 to 44, 27.3% from 45 to 64, and 14.2% 65 or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females, there were 107.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 94.6 males.

The median household income was $65,833 and the median family income was $71,250. Males had a median income of $61,406 versus $31,923 for females. The per capita income for the city was $29,092. About 5.5% of families and 4.4% of the population were below the poverty line, including 4.8% of those under age 18 and 14.7% of those age 65 or over.

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