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  1. Public Schools
    D+
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    C
  4. Nightlife
    B
  5. Good for Families
    C
  6. Diversity
    B
  7. Jobs
    C
  8. Weather
    B-
  9. Cost of Living
    B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    B
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B+
  12. Commute
    B+
Norwood Township is a suburb of St. Louis with a population of 32,974. Norwood Township is in St. Louis County. Living in Norwood Township offers residents a suburban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Norwood Township there are a lot of parks. Many families live in Norwood Township and residents tend to be liberal.
About Norwood Township...
Population
32,974

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$68,900
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$825
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    56%
  • Own
    44%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    283
  • Murder
    6
  • Rape
    41
  • Robbery
    136
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500
  • Theft
    2,043
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284
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Residents

Diversity
B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    16%
  • 10-17 years
    12%
  • 18-24 years
    11%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    11%
  • 65+ years
    11%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    4%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    8%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    38%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    35%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    15%
    13%

Working in Norwood Township

Jobs
C
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$30,674
National
$55,322

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Since the mike brown shooting, things have changed
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I live around Ferguson, so there were recently a lot of businesses burned down due to the Mike Brown case.
Police come off as racist.