Norwood is a very small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 2,389 people and just one neighborhood, Norwood is the 287th largest community in North Carolina.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Norwood is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Norwood is a town of professionals, service providers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Norwood who work in teaching (11.51%), food service (6.81%) and healthcare (6.63%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Norwood has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Norwood has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Norwood than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Norwood may be for you.
As is often the case in a small town, Norwood doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.