Norwell, Massachusetts Demographics

The total population of Norwell town is estimated to be 11,281 with 5,638 males (49.98%) and 5,643 females (50.02%). There are 5 more females than males in Norwell town.
The median household income in Norwell town was $185,941 in 2021, which marked an an increase of 2,269(1.24%) from $183,672 in 2020. This income is 249.23% of the U.S. median household income of $74,606 (all incomes in 2022 inflation-adjusted dollars).
Per the latest American Community Survey by the Census Bureau, Norwell town sees its highest median household income among householders in the age group of 45 to 64 years old, at $233,193. Overall, the median household income for the town of Norwell town stands at $185,941.
In Norwell town, the median income for all workers aged 15 years and older, regardless of work hours, was $103,147 for males and $53,457 for females. However, when specifically considering full-time, year-round workers within the same age group, the median income was $139,974 for males and $93,081 for females.
In Norwell town, population is primarily represented by White households, reporting a median income of $187,440.
In 2022, the population of Norwell town was 11,280, a 0.41% decrease year-by-year from 2021. Previously, in 2021, Norwell town's population was 11,326, a decline of 0.12% compared to a population of 11,340 in 2020.
The median age in Norwell, Massachusetts is 39.0, as per 2021 ACS 5-Year Estimates. Of the total population, 23.16% were under the age of 15, 16.89% aged 15 to 29, 45.03% aged 30 to 64, 12.82% aged 65 to 84, and 2.10% were 85 years of age and older.
Racial distribution of Norwell town population: 93.01% are White, 0.20% are Black or African American, 4.09% are Asian, 0.15% are Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander, 0.79% are some other race and 1.76% are multiracial.