Norwich is a very small town located in the state of Vermont. With a population of 3,376 people and just one neighborhood, Norwich is the 45th largest community in Vermont.
Real Estate Prices
Norwich home prices are not only among the most expensive in Vermont, but Norwich real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Norwich is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 91.15% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Norwich is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Norwich who work in teaching (16.81%), healthcare (14.73%) and office and administrative support (9.64%).
And if you like science, one thing you'll find is that Norwich has lots of scientists living in town - whether they be life scientists, physical scientists (like astronomers), or social scientists (like geographers!). So, if you're scientific-minded, you might like it here too.
Also of interest is that Norwich has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Of important note, Norwich is also a town of artists. Norwich has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Norwich’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Norwich is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Norwich a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Norwich has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Norwich’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.