Norwood is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 1,627 people and just one neighborhood, Norwood is the 632nd largest community in New York. Norwood has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages 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 village of professionals, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Norwood who work in office and administrative support (12.56%), food service (11.43%) and teaching (9.82%).
Also of interest is that Norwood has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Norwood’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.