Norwood, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2013: 5,900 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.4%
 
Males: 2,720  (46.1%)
Females: 3,180  (53.9%)
Median resident age:  39.5 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.1 years

Zip codes: 19074.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $59,223 (it was $47,043 in 2000)
Norwood:

$59,223
PA:

$51,230
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $26,561 (it was $20,513 in 2000)

Norwood borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $184,451 (it was $99,000 in 2000)
Norwood:

$184,451
PA:

$163,800
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $208,083; Detached houses: $231,549; Townhouses or other attached units: $177,661; In 2-unit structures: $208,179; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $277,682; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $138,841

Median gross rent in 2012: $833.

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Norwood races chart
  • White alone - 5,551 (94.2%)
  • Asian alone - 117 (2.0%)
  • Black alone - 87 (1.5%)
  • Hispanic - 81 (1.4%)
  • Two or more races - 50 (0.8%)
  • American Indian alone - 4 (0.07%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Norwood: 103.5 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (32.6%), German (16.9%), Italian (15.8%), English (7.6%), Polish (3.9%), United States (3.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1893

Elevation: 79 feet

Land area: 0.80 square miles.

Population density: 7,378 people per square mile   (high).

Norwood,PA real estate house value index trend

Norwood, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Norwood:

  • High school or higher: 92.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.2%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Norwood borough:

  • Never married: 30.4%
  • Now married: 49.2%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 7.0%
  • Divorced: 12.0%

156 residents are foreign born (1.0% Europe, 0.5% Asia).

This borough:  2.6%
Pennsylvania:  6.0%



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Norwood, Pennsylvania as of March 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Norwood to the number of sex offenders is 842 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $3,988 (2.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $3,781 (2.0%)

Norwood satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Camden, NJ (10.7 miles , pop. 79,904).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (11.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Prospect Park borough, PA (0.7 miles ), Glenolden borough, PA (0.9 miles ), Folcroft borough, PA (1.0 miles ), Tinicum Township, PA (1.2 miles ), Darby Township, PA (1.2 miles ), Folsom, PA (1.3 miles ), Ridley Park borough, PA (1.3 miles ), Rutledge borough, PA (1.3 miles ).

Latitude: 39.89 N, Longitude: 75.30 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,250 (-38.1%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 179 (6.2%)

Norwood household income distribution Norwood home values distribution

Crime rates in Norwood by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 010000100000
per 100,000 0.016.60.00.00.00.017.20.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 010001300101
per 100,000 0.016.60.00.00.017.151.60.00.017.20.016.9
Robberies 113112312121
per 100,000 16.716.650.516.917.034.151.617.334.817.233.816.9
Assaults 01013146912151412107
per 100,000 0.0166.3218.8236.4102.0153.7206.4259.4243.4206.0169.2118.6
Burglaries 0211891371013152419
per 100,000 0.033.3185.2135.1153.0222.0120.4173.0226.0257.5406.2321.9
Thefts 1187663116927610596888577
per 100,000 16.7299.41279.21063.81971.41570.81307.41816.01669.01510.71438.51304.4
Auto thefts 055871675251
per 100,000 0.083.284.2135.1119.017.1103.2121.186.934.384.616.9
Arson 000210100000
per 100,000 0.00.00.033.817.00.017.20.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 298.9) 6.1113.4139.1123.4133.5144.0215.9162.4159.3151.4146.6126.9

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Norwood detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 8 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.19
Pennsylvania average:

2.59
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.9%
Pennsylvania:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -182 (-3.0%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (17%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5%)
  • Business operations specialists (5%)
  • Cashiers (4%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (4%)

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

Average climate in Norwood, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Norwood-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 1% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/22/1955, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.5 miles away from the Norwood borough center killed one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/28/1961, a category F3 tornado 20.9 miles away from the borough center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Norwood-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 49.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 48.3 miles away from Norwood center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 285.4 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 289.4 miles away from the city center
On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 50.7 miles away from Norwood center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 328.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Delaware County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Water Shortage: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Norwood topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Norwood:

  • PROSPECT PARK HEALTH AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; PROSPECT PARK, PA)
  • PROSPECT PARK NSG HOME (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; PROSPECT PARK, PA)
  • REDEEMER HOME HEALTH SERVICES, LLC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; GLENOLDEN, PA)
  • CONNER-WILLIAMS NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; RIDLEY PARK, PA)
  • TAYLOR HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 2 miles away; RIDLEY PARK, PA)
  • TCC AT TAYLOR HOSPITAL (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; RIDLEY PARK, PA)
  • TRANSITIONAL CARE UNIT AT TAYLOR HOSP (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; RIDLEY PARK, PA)

Amtrak stations near Norwood:

  • 8 miles: PHILADELPHIA (30TH & MARKET STS.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 9 miles: ARDMORE (STATION RD. & LANCASTER AVE.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 11 miles: NORTH PHILADELPHIA (PHILADELPHIA, 2900 N. BROAD ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Norwood:

  • Widener University-Main Campus (about 4 miles; Chester, PA; Full-time enrollment: 4,051)
  • University of the Sciences (about 7 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 2,464)
  • University of Pennsylvania (about 7 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 25,693)
  • Drexel University (about 8 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 22,969)
  • Delaware County Community College (about 8 miles; Media, PA; FT enrollment: 8,419)
  • Neumann University (about 8 miles; Aston, PA; FT enrollment: 2,622)
  • Saint Joseph's University (about 8 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 7,329)

Public high school in Norwood:

  • Norwood School (Students: 603; Location: 558 Seneca Ave; Grades: PK-12)

Private elementary/middle schools in Norwood:

  • ST GABRIEL PARISH SCHOOL (Students: 258; Location: 20 E CLEVELAND AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ARCH RYAN SCHOOL FOR DEAF & HARD OF HEARING CHLDRN (Students: 26; Location: 233 MOHAWK AVE; Grades: PK - 7)
See full list of schools located in Norwood

Library in Norwood:

  • NORWOOD PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $143,811; Location: 513 WELCOME AVE; 22,895 books; 317 audio materials; 365 video materials; 41 state licensed databases; 28 other licensed databases; 47 print serial subscriptions; 51 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Norwood: Glen Olden Mills (A), Norwood Borough Hall (B), Norwood Station (C), Norwood Library (D), Norwood Police Department (E), Norwood Fire Company 1 Station 2 (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Norwood: Amosland Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Delaware 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 2012 was 118. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

118
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.296. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.296
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 17.7. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.7
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.23. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.23
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 27.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 17.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.9
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 11.8. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.8
U.S.:

9.1

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.0248. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0248
U.S.:

0.0147
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 2.6%
(2.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 14.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 8.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.6 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  67.1%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  7.0%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
2 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
2 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Norwood compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (76%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (15%)
  • Electricity (7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Norwood borough (based on Delaware County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 67.41%
Here: 67.4%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchJewishPresbyterian Church (USA)Episcopal Church
Adherents72.6%4.6%4.2%4.0%3.3%
Congregations14.5%14.8%2.7%11.5%10.6%
NameMuslim EstimateEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaAmerican Baptist Churches in the USA Non-Charismatic Churches IndependentOther
Adherents2.0%2.0%1.7%1.0%4.6%
Congregations1.2%6.6%5.7%1.5%30.8%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 103
Delaware County:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 83
Delaware County:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 63
Delaware County:

1.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 313
Here:

5.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.5%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Delaware County:

25.7%
Pennsylvania:

27.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

11.1%
State:

11.5%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 2$1,740
Other Government Administration 1$5,612$67,3449$1,340
Police Protection - Officers 6$4,172$8,3445$8,463
Police - Other 0$0 2$1,492
Health 0$0 1$103
Local Libraries 0$0 5$7,285
Other and Unallocable 2$5,669$34,01417$11,799
Totals for Government 9$15,453$20,60441$32,222

Norwood government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $75,000 ($12.71)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $522,000 ($88.47)
    General - Other: $509,000 ($86.27)
    Sewerage: $375,000 ($63.56)
    Solid Waste Management: $163,000 ($27.63)
    Regular Highways: $156,000 ($26.44)
    Central Staff Services: $99,000 ($16.78)
    Libraries: $67,000 ($11.36)
    Parks & Recreation: $52,000 ($8.81)
    Fire Protection: $29,000 ($4.92)
    General Public Buildings: $27,000 ($4.58)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $26,000 ($4.41)
    Financial Administration: $18,000 ($3.05)
    Housing & Community Development: $17,000 ($2.88)
    Health Services - Other: $10,000 ($1.69)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash & Deposits: $1,631,000 ($276.44)
    Benefit Payments: $37,000 ($6.27)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $59,000 ($10.00)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $16,000 ($2.71)
    Fire Protection: $14,000 ($2.37)
    Solid Waste Management: $6,000 ($1.02)
    General Public Building: $3,000 ($0.51)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $770,000 ($130.51)

Norwood government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $473,000 ($80.17)
    Solid Waste Management: $185,000 ($31.36)
    Parking Facilities: $27,000 ($4.58)
    All Other: $5,000 ($0.85)
  • Employee Retirement - Interest Revenue: $22,000 ($3.73)
    From Other Government: $8,000 ($1.36)
    From Local Government: $2,000 ($0.34)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $38,000 ($6.44)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $90,000 ($15.25)
    Interest Earnings: $46,000 ($7.80)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $86,000 ($14.58)
    General Support: $2,000 ($0.34)
    All Other: $1,000 ($0.17)
  • Tax - Property: $1,134,000 ($192.20)
    NEC: $164,000 ($27.80)

Norwood government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $929,000 ($157.46)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $859,000 ($145.59)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $70,000 ($11.86)

Norwood government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $518,000 ($87.80)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $85,000 ($14.41)

4.48% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($53,765 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.48%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($508 average AGI)
Delaware County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Philadelphia County, PA  1.52% ($39,395 average AGI)
from Chester County, PA  0.47% ($75,682)
from Montgomery County, PA  0.41% ($65,892)


4.95% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($55,275 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.95%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($653 average AGI)
Delaware County:

0.04%
Pennsylvania average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Philadelphia County, PA  1.28% ($35,024 average AGI)
to Chester County, PA  0.65% ($78,925)
to Montgomery County, PA  0.48% ($63,096)

Strongest AM radio stations in Norwood:

  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WIP (610 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF PHILADELPHIA)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WURD (900 AM; 1 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: LEVAS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WTMR (800 AM; 5 kW; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: WTMR LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDAS (1480 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WFIL (560 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WWDB (860 AM; daytime; 10 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Norwood:

  • WPLY (100.3 FM; MEDIA, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WMMR (93.3 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WMGK (102.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WMWX (95.7 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WOGL (98.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBEB (101.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WEAZ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WRTI (90.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV. OF THE COMMONWEALTH, ET)
  • WSNI-FM (104.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPHI-FM (103.9 FM; JENKINTOWN, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WXTU (92.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WXTU LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHYY-FM (90.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WXPN (88.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF THE UNIVERSITY OF PENNA.)
  • WPTP (96.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WDAS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDAS-FM (105.3 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WUSL (98.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WYSP (94.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WSRN-FM (91.5 FM; SWARTHMORE, PA; Owner: SWARTHMORE COLLEGE)
  • WIOQ (102.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WKDN (106.9 FM; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WJJZ (106.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Norwood:

  • WWJT-LP (Channel 7; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PHILADELPHIA TELEVISION NETWORK, INC)
  • KYW-TV (Channel 3; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPHL-TV (Channel 17; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WPSG (Channel 57; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF PHILADELPHIA INC.)
  • WPVI-TV (Channel 6; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WPPX (Channel 61; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PAXSON PHILADELPHIA LICENSE, INC.)
  • WCAU (Channel 10; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WCAU-TV), L.P.)
  • WGTW (Channel 48; BURLINGTON, NJ; Owner: BRUNSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYBE (Channel 35; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INDEPENDENCE PUBLIC MEDIA OF PHILADELPHIA, INC.)
  • WHYY-TV (Channel 12; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WTXF-TV (Channel 29; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: FOX TV STATIONS OF PHILADELPHIA)
  • WELL-LP (Channel 8; WILLOW GROVE, ETC., PA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WFPA-CA (Channel 28; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WPHA-LP (Channel 63; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WUVP (Channel 65; VINELAND, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION PHILADELPHIA LLC)
  • WMCN-TV (Channel 53; ATLANTIC CITY, NJ; Owner: LENFEST BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WNJS (Channel 23; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WTSD-CA (Channel 14; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • W40AZ (Channel 40; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • W55BT (Channel 55; TALLEYVILLE, DE; Owner: MEDIACASTING LLC)
  • WPSJ-LP (Channel 8; HAMMONTON, ETC., NJ; Owner: ENGLE BROADCASTING)
  • W33BT (Channel 33; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: MEDIACASTING LLC)
  • WNJT (Channel 52; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Norwood, Pennsylvania:
  • Fatal accident count: 7
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 8
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 3
  • Fatalities: 7
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 18
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1
Pennsylvania average:
  • Fatal accident count: 91
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 132
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 27
  • Fatalities: 97
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 227
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 17

Norwood fatal accident list:

Jan 1, 2003 02:48 AM, Us-13, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 31, 2003 02:04 AM, Elmwood Av, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Sep 19, 1985 11:41 PM, 00180, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Nov 8, 1985 11:36 PM, 00180, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Dec 19, 1979 02:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Mar 25, 1977 08:41 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 9, Fatalities: 1
Dec 25, 1976 03:18 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 1 meters (3ft)
Total average daily traffic: 7,836
Total average daily truck traffic: 313
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 9,771

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PORTER GARY L BUCKEYE DREAMMACHINE (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582DCDI (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 75660 , Serial Number: 34427, Year manufactured: 1996, Airworthiness Date: 01/11/2008
    Registrant (Individual): Gary L Porter, 557 Mohawk Ave, Norwood, PA 19074

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED29$159,62114$143,143113$148,6028$62,7501$170,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$118,0001$110,00014$166,2861$35,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$187,0006$120,66757$155,33314$36,5714$57,500
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$273,0003$546,00031$148,7422$80,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$132,0000$012$182,0002$83,0000$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 4036.01 , 4036.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED5$145,4001$239,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$117,0004$173,750
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$02$185,500
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 4036.01 , 4036.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 15
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Incident types - Norwood

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Norwood, PA
Most common first names in Norwood, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John9971.5 years
Mary6276.5 years
William5770.6 years
Joseph5771.7 years
James5464.7 years
Anna4076.6 years
Helen3877.9 years
Charles3675.3 years
Margaret3677.6 years
Edward3173.0 years
Most common last names in Norwood, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1975.9 years
Jones1074.0 years
Miller1075.5 years
Clark971.9 years
Dougherty870.0 years
Mclaughlin871.5 years
Johnson882.1 years
Davis781.3 years
Evans774.6 years
Murphy779.4 years

Businesses in Norwood, PA

  • Arby's: 1
  • Dunkin Donuts: 1
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