For population 25 years and over in Norwood:
For population 15 years and over in Norwood city:
3 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $367 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, MO (48.3 miles , pop. 151,580).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (158.5 miles , pop. 348,189).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (387.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Mountain Grove, MO (2.9 miles ), Mansfield, MO (3.0 miles ), Hartville, MO (3.3 miles ), Ava, MO (4.2 miles ), Cabool, MO (4.2 miles ), Seymour, MO (4.4 miles ), Wasola, MO (4.9 miles) , Diggins, MO (4.9 miles ).
Latitude: 37.11 N, Longitude: 92.42 W
Area code: 417
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Crime rate in Norwood detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 2 (1 officers).
Work and jobs in Norwood: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Norwood, Missouri
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Norwood-area historical tornado activity is near Missouri state average. It is 86% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/25/1954, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.8 miles away from the Norwood city center killed 2 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 9/26/1959, a category F4 tornado 21.7 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Norwood-area historical earthquake activity is below Missouri state average. It is 89% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/7/1991 at 21:24:02, a magnitude 4.0 (3.8 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 53.0 miles away from the city center
On 8/16/2003 at 05:09:22, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, 3.7 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 49.2 miles away from Norwood center
On 8/22/2000 at 20:12:14, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 5.2 mi) earthquake occurred 84.2 miles away from the city center
On 10/21/1999 at 08:18:00, a magnitude 3.9 (3.3 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 12.0 mi) earthquake occurred 88.4 miles away from the city center
On 6/27/2000 at 01:28:45, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, 3.7 LG, Depth: 0.1 mi) earthquake occurred 92.5 miles away from Norwood center
On 7/2/1991 at 03:49:01, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 46.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Wright County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 6, Winter Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 4, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Ova A. Kelley - Army Medal of Honor recipient.
Medal of Honor Recipient born in Norwood: Ova A. Kelley.
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Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2005 was 0.491. This is about average. There were 16 monitors within city limits.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2005 was 19.1. This is significantly worse than average. There were 16 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 13.0. This is worse than average. There were 12 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Norwood and their reported violations in the past:LAZY LEES #12 (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 52.0%
(53.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for Norwood city (based on Wright County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 59.96%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
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Norwood government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
7.31% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,535 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
8.08% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($26,269 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Antenna Towers:15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Norwood)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:4
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Norwood)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.