Norwood, Michigan

Norwood is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in Charlevoix County in the U.S. state of Michigan. As of the 2010 census it had a population of 142.[2]

Norwood, Michigan
Location within Charlevoix County
Location within Charlevoix County
Norwood is located in Michigan
Location within the state of Michigan
Coordinates: 45°13′00″N 85°22′53″W / 45.21667°N 85.38139°W / 45.21667; -85.38139Coordinates: 45°13′00″N 85°22′53″W / 45.21667°N 85.38139°W / 45.21667; -85.38139
CountryUnited States
 • Total2.03 sq mi (5.3 km2)
 • Land2.03 sq mi (5.3 km2)
 • Water0.0 sq mi (0 km2)
700 ft (200 m)
 • Total142
 • Density70.0/sq mi (27.0/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code(s)
49720 (Charlevoix)
Area code(s)231
FIPS code26-59320
GNIS feature ID0633765[1]


Norwood is located in western Charlevoix County in the southwest corner of Norwood Township, along the shore of Lake Michigan. It is bordered to the south by Banks Township in Antrim County. It about 1.5 miles (2.4 km) west of U.S. Route 31 by either Norwood Road or Gennett Road. Charlevoix, the county seat, is 10 miles (16 km) to the northeast, and Elk Rapids is 24 miles (39 km) to the south.

The community of Norwood was listed as a newly-organized census-designated place for the 2010 census, meaning it now has officially defined boundaries and population statistics for the first time.[3] Norwood uses the Charlevoix 49720 ZIP Code.[4]

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the Norwood CDP has a total area of 2.03 square miles (5.26 km2), all of it land.[2]


  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Norwood, Michigan
  2. ^ a b "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Norwood CDP, Michigan". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Archived from the original on February 12, 2020. Retrieved September 5, 2014.
  3. ^ "Michigan: 2010 Population and Housing Unit Counts 2010 Census of Population and Housing" (PDF). 2010 United States Census. United States Census Bureau. September 2012. p. III-4. Retrieved February 29, 2020.
  4. ^ (2020). "ZIP Code 49712". Retrieved March 9, 2020.