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Norwood, Louisiana

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The location of Norwood

Welcome to Norwood ...

The village of Norwood is located in East Feliciana Parish.

The location of Norwood has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Norwood has a population of 298 people<2> (see below for details).

Norwood is 310 feet [94 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Norwood lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Norwood is within the boundaries of the (225) area code.

The ZIP code for Norwood: 70761<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Norwood had a population of 322 people. This makes Norwood the parish's 5th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 322 people, the population of Norwood decreased 4.45% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 337 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Norwood had an population of 298 people. This is a decrease of 7.45% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.57% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Norwood.

Communities near Norwood ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Jackson   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the Southwest (SW) of Norwood

Clinton   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Norwood

Centreville   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of Norwood

Located in Amite County (MS)

Woodville   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Norwood

Located in Wilkinson County (MS)

Slaughter   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South (S) of Norwood

Gloster   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North (N) of Norwood

Located in Amite County (MS)

Woodland   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of Norwood

Ethel   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) of Norwood

Wakefield   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) of Norwood

Located in West Feliciana Parish

Coleman Town   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East (E) of Norwood

Located in Saint Helena Parish

To learn more about neighboring communities and parishes, please visit the Nearby Page for Norwood.

Communities Also Named Norwood ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 51 communities that are also named Norwood - they are located in Alabama (3), Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois (2), Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky (2), Maryland (2), Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri (2), Montana, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina (2), Nova Scotia (3), Ohio (2), Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (3), Rhode Island, Tennessee (3), Texas (2), Virginia (4), Washington (2), West Virginia and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Norwood.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Norwood. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Norwood. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Norwood.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Norwood:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Norwood ...

Looking for more information about Norwood? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Norwood, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Norwood.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Louisiana

About East Feliciana Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Norwood. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Louisiana:

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Norwood.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Norwood - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a village (such as Norwood). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Norwood or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Norwood) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Norwood. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Norwood

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Norwood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.9682, Longitude: -91.1126     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Norwood have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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