Norwalk Population Demographics

According to US population projections for 2022, the estimated population of Norwalk is 91,203. 22.57% is under 18, while 15.41% is over 65.

A closer look at the age demography reveals that 7.22% of the population was five years old or younger, 22.57% were 18 years or younger and 29.62% were aged 65 years and over. The gender split in the state was nearly even, with 49.03% female and 50.97% male.

Norwalk Housing

According to the US Census, Norwalk has 39,560 housing units. The average owner-occupied housing unit rate in Norwalk was 93.14%. At the same time, the city's median value of owner-occupied homes was $478,100

Norwalk Racial Demographics

In 2020, the US Census estimated that White Alone and Some Other Race Alone constitute 68.62% of Norwalk's population. Residents of the city who were Black Or African American Alone, made up 12.79% of the total population.

Other racial groups include Asian Alone, constituting 5.30% of the city's population and White Black Or African American at 0.87%

White Alone52.89%
Some Other Race Alone15.74%
Black Or African American Alone12.79%
Asian Alone5.30%
White Black Or African American0.87%
American Indian And Alaska Native Alone0.72%

How Educated is Norwalk

According to Census estimates, in 2021, 28.4% of Norwalk residents had a bachelor's degree, while 18.8% had a graduate or professional degree.

Overall, 47.20% of residents have a bachelor's degree or higher.

Education Attainment (Population 25 Years and Older) in Norwalk CityPercentage
High School Graduate Or Higher90.6%
Bachelors Degree Or Higher39.4%
Bachelors Degree28.4%
Some College Or Associates Degree27.3%
High School Graduate Includes Equivalency19.1%
Graduate Or Professional Degree18.8%

Average Income in Norwalk

The median household income in Norwalk is $89,047. This figure is significantly (approximately 0.00%) less than the state average of $89,047.

Estimates by family type revealed that families earned an average of $106,020 per year, while married-couple families earned an average of $134,978.

A closer examination of the income groups of Norwalk households revealed that the largest income group consisted of households with an annual income between $200,000. Other groups with yearly high household incomes include those between $50,000 and $74,999 (15.8%) and those with incomes exceeding $200,000 (19.1%). 6.1% of households in the City of Angels had an annual income of less than $10,000.

Median Income by Type of Family

Type of FamilyIncome
Married-couple families$134,978
Nonfamily households$61,508