Norton Shores Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated August 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Norton Shores Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
24,664

Age

Under 5 Years:
4.5%
5 - 17:
17.9%
18 - 24:
8.3%
25 - 34:
10.7%
35 - 54:
22.1%
55 - 64:
16.1%
Over 65 Years:
20.3%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
3.7%
3.7%
High School Graduates
94.8%
94.8%
College Graduated
32.0%
32.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Norton Shores
$33,147
$33,147
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Norton Shores
$63,805
$63,805
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
9.9%

Employment Industries in Norton Shores

 
Manufacturing
22.2%
22.2%
Healthcare
13.9%
13.9%
Retail
11.1%
11.1%
Accommodation
8.8%
8.8%
Education
6.8%
6.8%
Construction
6.2%
6.2%
Other
6.1%
6.1%
Administration
3.3%
3.3%
Public Service
3.2%
3.2%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
2.9%
2.9%
Wholesale
2.9%
2.9%
Transportation
2.8%
2.8%
Real estate
2.7%
2.7%
Arts
2.5%
2.5%
Finance
2.4%
2.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
88.7%
88.7%
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
3.5%
3.5%
Black or African American
3.4%
3.4%
Other Race / Two or More Races
2.4%
2.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native
1.1%
1.1%
Asian
0.9%
0.9%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
18.4%
18.4%
Dutch
10.0%
10.0%
Irish
9.7%
9.7%
English
9.5%
9.5%
Polish
7.1%
7.1%
French
4.0%
4.0%
Italian
3.3%
3.3%
Swedish
3.1%
3.1%
European
2.9%
2.9%
Norwegian
2.3%
2.3%
Scottish
2.1%
2.1%
Slovak
1.4%
1.4%
Hungarian
1.4%
1.4%
French Canadian
1.4%
1.4%
Danish
1.0%
1.0%
Scots-Irish
0.8%
0.8%
Scandinavian
0.8%
0.8%
Austrian
0.7%
0.7%
Welsh
0.6%
0.6%
Finnish
0.5%
0.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
98.1%
98.1%
Polish
5.9%
5.9%
Italian
2.2%
2.2%
Spanish
0.4%
0.4%
Arabic
0.3%
0.3%
Chinese
0.3%
0.3%
French
0.2%
0.2%
Greek
0.2%
0.2%
Native American languages
0.2%
0.2%
Korean
0.2%
0.2%
Scandinavian languages
0.1%
0.1%
West Germanic languages
0.1%
0.1%
Langs. of India
0.1%
0.1%
German/Yiddish
0.1%
0.1%
African languages
0.0%
0.0%
Hungarian
0.0%
0.0%
Navajo
0.0%
0.0%
Pacific Island languages
0.0%
0.0%
Tagalog
0.0%
0.0%
Other Asian languages
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Norton Shores Residents:
2.3%