Norwood, Ohio

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Population in 2014: 19,405 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -10.5%
 
Males: 9,700  (50.0%)
Females: 9,705  (50.0%)
Median resident age:  34.3 years
Ohio median age:  39.3 years

Zip codes: 45212.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $36,055 (it was $32,223 in 2000)
Norwood:

$36,055
OH:

$48,081

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,656 (it was $18,108 in 2000)

Norwood city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $118,945 (it was $87,600 in 2000)
Norwood:

$118,945
OH:

$127,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $144,432; Detached houses: $146,853; Townhouses or other attached units: $125,507; In 2-unit structures: $144,462; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $154,145; Mobile homes: $91,454

Median gross rent in 2013: $622.

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  • Races in Norwood, OH (2013)

    Norwood races chart
    • 16,29284.9%White alone
    • 1,5928.3%Black alone
    • 7874.1%Hispanic
    • 2741.4%Two or more races
    • 1640.9%Other race alone
    • 610.3%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 260.1%American Indian alone
    • 230.1%Asian alone

Races in Norwood detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Norwood: 90.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (25.4%), Irish (15.1%), United States (14.8%), English (7.8%), Italian (5.1%), Dutch (1.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 3.12 square miles.

Population density: 6,228 people per square mile   (high).

Norwood,OH real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Norwood:

  • High school or higher: 79.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.0%
  • Unemployed: 5.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Norwood city:

  • Never married: 44.7%
  • Now married: 35.3%
  • Separated: 3.0%
  • Widowed: 6.0%
  • Divorced: 11.0%

507 residents are foreign born (2.0% Latin America, 0.9% Asia).

This city:

2.7%
Ohio:

4.1%



According to our research of Ohio and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Norwood, Ohio as of December 07, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Norwood to the number of sex offenders is 19,086 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,811 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,586 (1.6%)

Norwood satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cincinnati, OH (3.1 miles , pop. 331,285).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (251.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Golf Manor, OH (1.4 miles ), St. Bernard, OH (1.5 miles ), Elmwood Place, OH (1.6 miles ), Cincinnati, OH (1.7 miles ), Amberley, OH (1.8 miles ), Fairfax, OH (1.8 miles ), Dayton, KY (1.9 miles ), Silverton, OH (1.9 miles ).

Latitude: 39.16 N, Longitude: 84.46 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,566 (+8.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,359 (13.3%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 513

Norwood household income distribution Norwood home values distribution

Crime rates in Norwood by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 100003100
per 100,000 4.60.00.00.00.015.65.20.00.0
Rapes 2114127123967
per 100,000 96.366.657.634.659.315.647.031.536.8
Robberies 657962678358433744
per 100,000 298.1376.0297.7331.6410.1301.8224.4194.2231.3
Assaults 393447121711111922
per 100,000 178.9161.8225.759.484.057.257.499.7115.6
Burglaries 197206191254292281282296221
per 100,000 903.5980.4917.31,257.01,442.71,461.91,472.01,553.61,161.5
Thefts 1,1281,0951,1519059531,0751,023925955
per 100,000 5,173.15,211.35,527.54,478.64,708.55,592.85,339.84,855.15,019.2
Auto thefts 102123128713949264053
per 100,000 467.8585.4614.7351.4192.7254.9135.7210.0278.6
Arson 200003234
per 100,000 9.20.00.00.00.015.610.415.721.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 278.9) 497.9501.2494.2416.7472.0472.1435.9406.0409.0

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Crime rate in Norwood detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 51 (48 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.50
Ohio average:

2.11
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.0%
Ohio:

4.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -1,938 (-8.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Norwood: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Norwood, Ohio

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Norwood-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Ohio state average. It is 64% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 10.3 miles away from the Norwood city center killed 3 people and injured 210 people.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 1.9 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 39 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Norwood-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Ohio state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 71.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 191.3 miles away from Norwood center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 76.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 185.9 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 95.3 miles away from Norwood center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 197.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Hamilton County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Norwood topographic map

Birthplace of: Dorothy Kamenshek - Baseball player, Frank Bradway Rogers - Librarian, Janice Rule - Actress, Bob Wellman - Baseabll player, George Chakiris - (born 1934), actor, Vera-Ellen - (died 1981), actress, Arthur Pickens - Jockey, Bob Barton - Baseball player, Ed Klieman - Baseball player, Larry Pape - MLB pitcher.

Hospitals and medical centers in Norwood:

  • VICTORY PARK NURSING HOME (1578 SHERMAN AVENUE)
  • LIBERTY DIALYSIS - NORWOOD (2071 SHERMAN AVENUE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Norwood:

  • PINNACLE SENIOR CARE (Home Health Center, about 1 miles away; CINCINNATI, OH)
  • DAVITA - NORWOOD DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 1 miles away; CINCINNATI, OH)
  • AMERICAN MERCY HOME CARE, LLC (Home Health Center, about 1 miles away; CINCINNATI, OH)
  • FIRST CHOICE HOME HEALTH OHIO, INC (Home Health Center, about 1 miles away; CINCINNATI, OH)
  • HEARTLAND HOME HEALTH CARE AND H (Home Health Center, about 1 miles away; CINCINNATI, OH)
  • US RENAL CARE OF NORWOOD DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 1 miles away; CINCINNATI, OH)
  • VICTORIA RETIREMENT COMMUNITY (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; CINCINNATI, OH)

Amtrak stations near Norwood:

  • 6 miles: CINCINNATI (1301 WESTERN AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, taxi stand.
  • 18 miles: HAMILTON (M. L. KING BLVD AT HENRY ST.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/Universities in Norwood:

  • ITT Technical Institute-Norwood (Full-time enrollment: 432; Location: 4750 Wesley Ave; Private, for-profit; Website: www.itt-tech.edu)
  • ITT Technical Institute-West Chester (FT enrollment: 58; Location: 4750 Wesley Avenue, Suite 100; Private, for-profit; Website: www.itt-tech.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Norwood:

  • Xavier University (about 2 miles; Cincinnati, OH; Full-time enrollment: 6,143)
  • University of Cincinnati-Main Campus (about 4 miles; Cincinnati, OH; FT enrollment: 28,747)
  • Cincinnati State Technical and Community College (about 5 miles; Cincinnati, OH; FT enrollment: 8,757)
  • University of Cincinnati-Blue Ash College (about 6 miles; Blue Ash, OH; FT enrollment: 3,711)
  • Northern Kentucky University (about 10 miles; Highland Heights, KY; FT enrollment: 12,059)
  • College of Mount St Joseph (about 11 miles; Cincinnati, OH; FT enrollment: 2,073)
  • University of Cincinnati-Clermont College (about 16 miles; Batavia, OH; FT enrollment: 2,739)

Public high schools in Norwood:

  • NORWOOD HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 666, Location: 2020 SHERMAN AVE, Grades: 9-12)
  • NORWOOD CONVERSION COMMUNITY SCHOOL (Location: 2132 WILLIAMS AVE, Grades: 7-12, Charter school)

Private high school in Norwood:

  • CORNERSTONE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 29, Location: 4255 ASHLAND AVE, Grades: PK-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Norwood:

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User submitted facts and corrections:

  • The Pauline Warfield Lewis Center is now known as Summit Behavioral Healthcare Center (hospitals and medical centers)--it is a psychiatric hospital

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Notable locations in Norwood: Norwood Industrial Park (A), Norwood Waterworks (B), Norwood Municipal Building (C), Norwood Fire Department (D), Norwood Public Library (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Hunters Plaza Shopping Center (1), Norwood Plaza Shopping Center (2), Surrey Square Mall Shopping Center (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Norwood include: New Bethel Baptist Church (A), Liberty Baptist Church (B), Trinity Pentecostal Church (C), Swifton Chapel Church of God (D), Norwood Presbyterian Church (E), Norwood First United Methodist Church (F), Norwood Church of God (G), Norwood Baptist Church (H), New Testament Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Norwood include: Burwood Playground (1), Tower Park (2), Dar Field (3), Waterworks Park (4), Victory Park (5), Millcrest Park (6), Marsh Avenue Park (7), Dorl Field (8), Hunter Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hamilton County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 85.9. This is about average.

City:

85.9
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.243. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.243
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 10.7. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.7
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 2.38. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.38
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 27.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 23.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.2
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 11.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.2
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 23.1%
(23.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 44.2% for Black residents, 21.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 47.8% for American Indian residents, 8.2% for other race residents, 6.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Ohio:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  50.4%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  9.2%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Norwood in 2010:

  • 136 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 67 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 13 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 9 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Norwood in 2000:

  • 109 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 77 people in nursing homes
  • 34 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 8 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Norwood, Ohio environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Norwood (2011 data):

  • Foundation Bank: Norwood Branch at 4730 Montgomery Road, branch established on 1887/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $201.8 mil, Deposits: $141.7 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices
  • The Huntington National Bank: Linden Pointe Branch at 4803 Montgomery Road, branch established on 2008/03/24. Info updated 2012/04/02: Bank assets: $54,183.4 mil, Deposits: $44,300.3 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 878 total offices, Holding Company: Huntington Bancshares Incorporated

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.4
Ohio average:

10.9

Norwood travel time to work - commute Norwood mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Norwood city (based on Hamilton County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic205,09483
Evangelical Protestant93,166269
Mainline Protestant76,354188
Other21,69964
Black Protestant20,81455
Orthodox3,8797
None381,368-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 155
Hamilton County:

1.82 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 10
This county:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 127
Hamilton County:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 227
Hamilton County:

2.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 639
Here:

7.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.8%
Ohio:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Hamilton County:

26.6%
Ohio:

29.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

11.7%
State:

11.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Norwood:

47.0%
State:

49.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

42.8%
State:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Norwood:

28.7
Ohio:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Norwood:

23.0%
State:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.2%
Ohio:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Ohio:

6.8

Overweight people:
Norwood:

31.6%
Ohio:

34.2%

General health condition:
Norwood:

54.7%
Ohio:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

78.2%
Ohio:

78.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Norwood, OH Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 8$28,220$42,3302$4,063
Other Government Administration 3$11,732$46,92814$7,452
Judicial and Legal 3$11,960$47,8402$4,218
Police Protection - Officers 48$320,831$80,2080$0
Police - Other 2$6,897$41,3822$3,735
Firefighters 49$308,782$75,6200$0
Fire - Other 1$3,897$46,7641$1,948
Streets and Highways 17$71,463$50,4440$0
Health 6$22,851$45,7020$0
Sewerage 4$16,671$50,0130$0
Parks and Recreation 2$7,198$43,1886$4,815
Housing and Community Development(Local) 4$17,457$52,3710$0
Water Supply 3$11,287$45,1480$0
Other and Unallocable 6$25,647$51,2947$12,113
Totals for Government 156$864,893$66,53034$38,344

4.58% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,308 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.58%
Ohio average:

4.72%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($522 average AGI)
Hamilton County:

0.03%
Ohio average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Butler County, OH  0.79% ($34,556 average AGI)
from Clermont County, OH  0.49% ($38,535)
from Warren County, OH  0.33% ($43,992)


5.45% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($49,025 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.45%
Ohio average:

5.14%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($885 average AGI)
Hamilton County:

0.06%
Ohio average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Butler County, OH  0.94% ($36,316 average AGI)
to Clermont County, OH  0.57% ($41,178)
to Warren County, OH  0.36% ($59,863)

Strongest AM radio stations in Norwood:

  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCIN (1480 AM; 5 kW; CINCINNATI, OH)
  • WKRC (550 AM; 5 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCKY (1360 AM; 5 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDBZ (1230 AM; 1 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: BLUE CHIP COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTSJ (1050 AM; 1 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCNW (1560 AM; daytime; 5 kW; FAIRFIELD, OH)
  • WNOP (740 AM; 1 kW; NEWPORT, KY; Owner: SACRED HEART RADIO, INC.)
  • WBOB (1160 AM; 5 kW; FLORENCE, KY; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCVG (1320 AM; 1 kW; COVINGTON, KY; Owner: RICHARD L. PLESSINGER SR.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Norwood:

  • WUBE-FM (105.1 FM; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WKRQ (101.9 FM; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WKFS (107.1 FM; MILFORD, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGRR (103.5 FM; HAMILTON, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WVXU (91.7 FM; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: XAVIER UNIVERSITY)
  • WGUC (90.9 FM; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: CINCINNATI CLASSICAL PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WRRM (98.5 FM; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: WRRM LICO, INC)
  • WAIF (88.3 FM; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: STEPCHILD RADIO OF CINCINNATI, INC.)
  • WOFX-FM (92.5 FM; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVMX (94.1 FM; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WEBN (102.7 FM; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMOJ (94.9 FM; FAIRFIELD, OH; Owner: WVAE LICO, INC.)
  • WAKW (93.3 FM; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: PILLAR OF FIRE)
  • WIZF (100.9 FM; ERLANGER, KY; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • WMKV (89.3 FM; READING, OH; Owner: LIFESPHERE)
  • WYGY (96.5 FM; LEBANON, OH; Owner: WVAE LICO, INC.)
  • WNKU (89.7 FM; HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, KY; Owner: BD. OF REGENTS ON N. KY UNIV.)
  • WLHS (89.9 FM; WEST CHESTER, OH; Owner: LAKOTA LOCAL SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • WAQZ (97.3 FM; FORT THOMAS, KY; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WOBO (88.7 FM; BATAVIA, OH; Owner: WCNE EDUCATIONAL COMMUNITY RADIO,INC)

TV broadcast stations around Norwood:

  • WCPO-TV (Channel 9; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLWT (Channel 5; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: OHIO/OKLAHOMA HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC)
  • WKRC-TV (Channel 12; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS CO.)
  • WBQC-CA (Channel 25; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: ELLIOTT B. BLOCK)
  • WOTH-LP (Channel 35; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: ELLIOTT B. BLOCK)
  • WSTR-TV (Channel 64; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: WSTR LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WCET (Channel 48; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: THE GREATER CINCINNATI TV EDUC'L. FOUNDATION)
  • WXIX-TV (Channel 19; NEWPORT, KY; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • WCVN-TV (Channel 54; COVINGTON, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WKOI (Channel 43; RICHMOND, IN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF INDIANA, INC.)
  • WPTO (Channel 14; OXFORD, OH; Owner: GREATER DAYTON PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WHIO-TV (Channel 7; DAYTON, OH; Owner: WHIO-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WDTN (Channel 2; DAYTON, OH; Owner: WDTN BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WPTD (Channel 16; DAYTON, OH; Owner: GREATER DAYTON PUBLIC TV, INC.)
  • WKEF (Channel 22; DAYTON, OH; Owner: WKEF LICENSEE L.P.)
  • WRGT-TV (Channel 45; DAYTON, OH; Owner: WRGT LICENSEE, LLC)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Norwood fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 24Number of bridges
  • 191m627ftTotal length
  • $156,000Total costs
  • 1,120,121Total average daily traffic
  • 78,834Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11950-1959
  • 221970-1979
  • 11990-1999
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Norwood, OH

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

33 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Norwood)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • Indian Mound Ave 1/4 Mi E Montgomery Rd (Lat: 39.168389 Lon: -84.446611), Call Sign: KQK570
    Assigned Frequencies: 460.575 MHz, 460.575 MHzGrant Date: 08/29/2012, Expiration Date: 11/10/2022Registrant: Norwood Fire Dept, 4725 Montgomery Rd, Norwood, OH 45212, Phone: (513) 458-4568, Fax: (513) 458-4551, Email:
  • Water Tower 2413 Indian Mound Ave (Lat: 39.168389 Lon: -84.446611), Call Sign: KVA429, Licensee ID: L00061183
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.725 MHzGrant Date: 02/19/2004, Expiration Date: 02/22/2014, Cancellation Date: 04/26/2014Registrant: City Of Norwood, 4645 Montgomery Rd, Norwood, OH 45212, Phone: (513) 458-4615
  • Lat: 39.166222 Lon: -84.450556, Call Sign: WPMV668
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.487 MHz, 451.687 MHzGrant Date: 11/02/2013, Expiration Date: 01/29/2024, Certifier: Donald F RabeRegistrant: Mobilcomm Inc, 1211 W Sharon Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45240-2916, Phone: (513) 595-5800, Fax: (513) 595-5919, Email:
  • Lat: 39.160556 Lon: -84.446111, Call Sign: WQJV775
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.612 MHz, 456.612 MHz, 452.812 MHz, 457.812 MHzGrant Date: 01/15/2009, Expiration Date: 01/15/2019, Certifier: Barry HamiltonRegistrant: Mobilcomm, Inc., 1211 W. Sharon Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45240, Phone: (513) 595-5800, Fax: (513) 595-5822, Email:
  • HERITAGE HILL APTS., Lat: 39.172806 Lon: -84.447972, Call Sign: WQQT200, Licensee ID: L01502812
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.187 MHzGrant Date: 02/26/2013, Expiration Date: 02/26/2023, Certifier: Jack GraudenzRegistrant: Cereniti Datasense Networks, 41 East Washington Street, Suite 110, Indianapolis, IN 46204, Phone: (877) 237-3648, Fax: (877) 362-6640, Email:
  • Lat: 39.149861 Lon: -84.443583, Call Sign: WQSI412
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1800 MHzGrant Date: 09/24/2013, Expiration Date: 09/24/2023, Certifier: Sam CordrayRegistrant: Primex Wireless, Inc., 965 Wells Street, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (800) 537-0464

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • NORWOOD, 3823 Montgomery Rd (Lat: 39.149528 Lon: -84.469000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 46.6 m, Overall height: 49.1 m, Call Sign: WLW540
    Assigned Frequencies: 6790.00 MHzGrant Date: 01/25/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 03/01/2011Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • Norwood, 3001 Harris Ave (Lat: 39.160833 Lon: -84.441389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 57 m, Overall height: 60 m, Call Sign: WQBQ707
    Assigned Frequencies: 10835.0 MHz, 10715.0 MHzGrant Date: 08/28/2014, Expiration Date: 11/23/2024, Certifier: Jack R JohnsonRegistrant: City Of Cincinnati Enterprise Technology Solutions Department, 805 Central Avenue, Suite 300, Cincinnati, OH 45202, Phone: (513) 352-6212, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 6015 Winton Rd ` (Lat: 39.200333 Lon: -84.522694), Overall height: 290.8 m, Call Sign: KNKS257
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.387 MHzExpiration Date: 03/09/2005, Cancellation Date: 03/09/2005Registrant: O\'Connor And Hannan, L.L.P., 1919 Pennsylvania Ave. Nw, Washington, DC 20006-3483, Phone: (202) 887-1431

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

29 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Norwood)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: THURMAN BENTON B MINI 500 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2345J , Serial Number: 0238, Year manufactured: 1997, Airworthiness Date: 02/03/1997
    Registrant (Individual): Benton B Thurman, 3827 Hazel Ave, Norwood, OH 45212
  • Aircraft: ENGINEERING & RESEARCH 415-C (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C75 SERIES (75 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 93970 , Serial Number: 1293, Year manufactured: 1946
    Registrant (Individual): Fred W Patterson, 2224 Lawn Ave, Norwood, OH 45212
  • Aircraft: DJI INSPIRE 1 (Category: Land, Engines: 4), Engine:
    N-Number: 980TV , Serial Number: W13DCD25030440
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas T Vonahlefeld, 1725 Cleneay Ave Apt 2223, Norwood, OH 45212
  • Aircraft: DJI INSPIRE 1 (Category: Land, Engines: 4), Engine:
    N-Number: 981TV , Serial Number: W13DCD25030051
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas T Vonahlefeld, 1725 Cleneay Ave Apt 2223, Norwood, OH 45212

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 101
  • Hazardous Condition: 126
  • Service Call: 8
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Norwood

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Norwood, OH

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (85%)
  • Electricity (13%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
Businesses in Norwood, OH
NameCountNameCount
Arby's1McDonald's1
AutoZone1Nike1
CVS1Payless1
Chico's1Penske1
Cricket Wireless1Popeyes1
Decora Cabinetry2Shoe Carnival1
Domino's Pizza1T.J.Maxx1
FedEx1Taco Bell1
H&R Block1Victoria's Secret1
KFC1Wendy's1
Marshalls1White Castle1
MasterBrand Cabinets2

Norwood compared to Ohio state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • House age above state average.

Norwood on our top lists:

  • #2 on the list of "Top 100 cities with oldest houses (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 100 cities with old houses but young residents"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Office and administrative support occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant adherents (pop. 50,000+)"
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