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  1. Norton Legal Resources
  2. Norton Statistics
  3. Norton Property/Housing/Real Estate Information
  4. Norton Employment Information
  5. Norton Family Information
  6. Norton Education Information
  7. Norton Business Information
  8. Norton Public Benefits Information
  9. Norton Criminal Information
  10. Norton Immigration & Civil Rights Information
  11. Norton Zip Codes


Norton Legal Resources

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Norton Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 18,036
  • Land Area (2000): 74.347 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 2.880 square kilometers
  • Local Time(s):
  • Area Code(s): 508, 774
  • Alias(es) (2003): NORTON

Norton Population By Year


Year  Population Year  Population Year  Population
1999 16,170 2002 18,260 2005 19,104
2000 16,729 2003 18,583 2006 Not Available
2001 18,122 2004 18,963 2007 19,423

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Houses (2000): 5,961

Norton Population - Urban/Rural

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 14,702 81.51%
 Rural, Farm 0 0.00%
 Rural, Non-farm 3,334 18.49%

Norton Real Estate Lawyers provide services for home buying/selling, commercial real estate, leases, landlord tenant, construction, land use and zoning laws. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Norton Employment Information

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Employment (2003): 5,797
Payroll (2003) / (1Q 2003): $177,798,000 / $40,969,000

Norton Labor Force By Month


Year Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
1990 8,329 7,742 588 7.05% 71
1991 8,438 7,741 697 8.26% 83
1992 8,578 7,878 699 8.15% 81
1993 8,603 8,068 536 6.23% 62
1994 8,867 8,356 511 5.77% 58
1995 8,692 8,276 415 4.78% 48
1996 8,910 8,512 398 4.47% 45
1997 9,179 8,814 365 3.98% 40
1998 9,302 9,024 278 2.99% 30
1999 9,514 9,225 289 3.04% 30
2000 9,656 9,412 244 2.53% 25
2001 9,804 9,468 336 3.43% 34
2002 10,016 9,516 501 5.00% 50
2003 10,206 9,665 541 5.30% 53
2004 10,194 9,678 516 5.06% 51
2005 10,354 9,832 522 5.04% 50
2006 10,508 9,975 533 5.07% 51
2007 10,537 10,039 498 4.73% 47
2008 10,529 9,963 566 5.37% 54
Month Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
Jan 2008 10,669 10,049 620 5.81% 58
Feb 2008 10,526 9,958 568 5.40% 54
Mar 2008 10,522 9,991 531 5.05% 50
Apr 2008 10,452 10,019 433 4.14% 41
May 2008 10,428 9,908 520 4.99% 50
Jun 2008 10,633 10,003 630 5.92% 59
Jul 2008 10,579 9,953 626 5.92% 59
Aug 2008 10,535 9,949 586 5.56% 56
Sep 2008 10,417 9,841 576 5.53% 55
Oct, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Nov, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Dec, 2008 -- -- -- --% --

Norton Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Construction 545 11.59%
2. Educational Services 324 6.89%
3. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 306 6.51%
4. Computer and Electronic Manufacturing 292 6.21%
5. Public Administration 255 5.42%
6. Finance and Insurance 238 5.06%
7. Accommodation and Food Services 186 3.96%
8. Health Care 180 3.83%
9. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 148 3.15%
10. Metal Manufactuing 146 3.11%
11. Miscellaneous Manufacturing 144 3.06%
12. Food and Beverage Stores 121 2.57%
13. Radio, Television, and Computer Stores 100 2.13%
14. Broadcasting and Telecommunications 86 1.83%
15. Machinery Manufacturing 83 1.77%
16. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 80 1.70%
17. Repair and Maintenance 80 1.70%
18. Other Transportation 78 1.66%
19. Truck Transportation 76 1.62%
20. Chemical Manufacturing 72 1.53%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Health Care 739 16.79%
2. Educational Services 628 14.27%
3. Finance and Insurance 432 9.81%
4. Accommodation and Food Services 310 7.04%
5. Computer and Electronic Manufacturing 238 5.41%
6. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 238 5.41%
7. Social Assistance 138 3.13%
8. Miscellaneous Manufacturing 122 2.77%
9. Food and Beverage Stores 115 2.61%
10. Public Administration 110 2.50%
11. Personal and Laundry Services 90 2.04%
12. Department and Other General Stores 85 1.93%
13. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 84 1.91%
14. Construction 77 1.75%
15. Arts / Entertainment / Recreation 72 1.64%
16. Pharmacies and Drug Stores 67 1.52%
17. Other Transportation 64 1.45%
18. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 64 1.45%
19. Broadcasting and Telecommunications 40 0.91%
20. Printing and Related Manufacturing 40 0.91%

Norton Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Computer Specialists 320 6.81%
2. Other Management Occupations 280 5.95%
3. Other Installation / Maintenance 241 5.13%
4. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 232 4.93%
5. Metal Workers and Plastic Workers 211 4.49%
6. Other Sales and Related Occupations 210 4.47%
7. Other Production Occupations 202 4.30%
8. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 181 3.85%
9. Engineers 147 3.13%
10. Operations Managers Non Finance 143 3.04%
11. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 139 2.96%
12. Law Enforcement Workers 135 2.87%
13. Other Construction Trades 125 2.66%
14. Construction Laborers 113 2.40%
15. Business Operations Specialists 90 1.91%
16. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 89 1.89%
17. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 89 1.89%
18. Top Executives 82 1.74%
19. Carpenters 81 1.72%
20. Vehicle Mechanics 81 1.72%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Other Office and Admin Support 332 7.54%
2. Secretaries and Admins 267 6.07%
3. Registered Nurses 247 5.61%
4. Other Management Occupations 244 5.54%
5. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 200 4.54%
6. Customer Service Representatives 197 4.48%
7. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 152 3.45%
8. Bookkeeping / Accounting / Auditing 132 3.00%
9. Cashiers 132 3.00%
10. Business Operations Specialists 125 2.84%
11. Health Technologists and Technicians 124 2.82%
12. Other Financial Specialists 121 2.75%
13. Other Sales and Related Occupations 120 2.73%
14. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 117 2.66%
15. Computer Specialists 97 2.20%
16. Accountants and Auditors 93 2.11%
17. Waiters and Waitresses 93 2.11%
18. Other Teachers / Instructors / Librarians 86 1.95%
19. Child Care Workers 85 1.93%
20. Food and Beverage Servers, Not waiters/waitresses 78 1.77%

Norton Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 8,154 60.12%
15-35 hours 2,256 16.63%
1-14 hours 568 4.19%
No regular hours 2,585 19.06%

Norton Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 316 3.62%
5 AM-5:29 AM 218 2.50%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 424 4.85%
6 AM-6:29 AM 932 10.67%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 959 10.98%
7 AM-7:29 AM 1,339 15.33%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 1,276 14.60%
8 AM-8:29 AM 981 11.23%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 494 5.65%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 456 5.22%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 241 2.76%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 100 1.14%
Noon-3:59 PM 555 6.35%
4 PM-11:59 PM 446 5.10%

Norton Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 335 3.83%
5-9 870 9.96%
10-14 946 10.83%
15-19 988 11.31%
20-24 987 11.30%
25-29 573 6.56%
30-34 981 11.23%
35-39 288 3.30%
40-44 480 5.49%
45-59 1,158 13.25%
60-89 903 10.34%
At least 90 228 2.61%

Norton Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 19 0.22% 4,680 53.57%
30-44 21 0.24% 1,728 19.78%
45-59 55 0.63% 1,103 12.62%
At least 60 259 2.96% 872 9.98%

Norton Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 7 0.08%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 541 6.06%
 Car / truck / van, solo 7,386 82.69%
 Motorcycle 0 0.00%
 Other 36 0.40%
 Public transportation 354 3.96%
 Walked 413 4.62%
 Worked at home 195 2.18%

Norton Employment Lawyers handle cases involving employment contracts, severance agreements, OSHA, workers compensation, ADA, race, sex, pregnancy, national-orgin, sexual orientation and age discrimination, sexual harassment, hours & wages and overtime issues. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Norton Family Information

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Households (2000): 5,861 (16,387 people)
Families (2000): 4,449 (14,440 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 2,455
People at same address in 1995: 9,577

Norton Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 275 4.69%
$10,000-$14,999 149 2.54%
$15,000-$19,999 215 3.67%
$20,000-$24,999 201 3.43%
$25,000-$29,999 276 4.71%
$30,000-$34,999 251 4.28%
$35,000-$39,999 257 4.38%
$40,000-$44,999 214 3.65%
$45,000-$49,999 271 4.62%
$50,000-$59,999 451 7.69%
$60,000-$74,999 953 16.26%
$75,000-$99,999 1,238 21.12%
$100,000-$124,999 597 10.19%
$125,000-$149,999 208 3.55%
$150,000-$199,999 212 3.62%
$200,000 or more 93 1.59%

Norton Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 1,132 19.28%
 Family, 2 people 1,530 26.06%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 226 3.85%
 Family, 3 people 1,082 18.43%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 26 0.44%
 Family, 4 people 1,198 20.40%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 12 0.20%
 Family, 5 people 494 8.41%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 3 0.05%
 Family, 6 people 121 2.06%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 1 0.02%
 Family, 7 or more people 47 0.80%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 0 0.00%

Norton Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 5,163 31.78%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 2,573 15.84%
Public Assistance 42 0.26%
Retirement 711 4.38%
Self Employment 654 4.03%
Social Security 1,042 6.41%
Supplemental Security 162 1.00%
Wage / Salary 5,047 31.06%
Other 853 5.25%

Norton Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 1,664 45.12%
 With children under 18 2,024 54.88%

Norton Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 476 7.43%
 Married 4,289 66.96%
 Never Married 1,544 24.11%
 Widowed 96 1.50%

Norton Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 691 9.32%
 Married 4,502 60.74%
 Never Married 1,637 22.09%
 Widowed 582 7.85%

Norton Family Lawyers help clients with family law issues, such as marriage, divorce, domestic partnerships, adoptions, paternity, annulment, child support, custody, division of property, alimony, palimony, restraining orders, spousal support, uncontested divorce and visitation rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Norton Education Information

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Norton Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 279 2.12%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 1,149 8.74%
 High school diploma or equivalent 3,681 28.01%
 Some college, no degree 3,502 26.64%
 Associate degree 1,063 8.09%
 Bachelors degree 2,419 18.40%
 Graduate or professional degree 1,051 8.00%

Norton Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 241 1.34% 275 1.52% 516 2.86%
Kindergarten 296 1.64% 25 0.14% 321 1.78%
Grades 1-4 1,024 5.68% 113 0.63% 1,137 6.30%
Grades 5-8 1,067 5.92% 26 0.14% 1,093 6.06%
Grades 9-12 803 4.45% 86 0.48% 889 4.93%
Undergrad college 436 2.42% 1,447 8.02% 1,883 10.44%
Graduate or professional school 141 0.78% 118 0.65% 259 1.44%
Total 4,008 22.22% 2,090 11.59% 6,098 33.81%

Norton Education Lawyers represent colleges, school districts, other educational institutions, and students in the practice of education law. They handle issues related to No Child Left Behind, special education, and disability rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Norton Business Information

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Number of Businesses (2003): 377
Norton Business Lawyers provide services for corporations, LLCs, partnerships, contracts, franchising and business litigation. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Norton Public Benefits Information

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Norton Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 15,872 95.99%
 Below Poverty Level 663 4.01%

Norton Public Benefits Lawyers assess the range of local, state and federal government benefits to which their clients may be entitled and help them apply for such programs, as well as appeal decisions denying such benefits to their clients. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Norton Criminal Information

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Norton Crimes Per 1,000 People By Type And Year



Year  Aggravated Assault  Forcible Rape  Murder / Manslaughter  Robbery Total Violent Crimes  Arson  Burglary  Larceny / Theft  Motor Vehicle Theft Total Property Crimes
1999 1.484 0.186 0.000 0.124 1.793 0.000 2.721 6.803 0.618 10.142
2000 1.315 0.120 0.000 0.120 1.554 0.120 1.255 4.244 0.120 5.739
2001 0.221 0.055 0.000 0.000 0.276 0.000 2.704 6.456 0.717 9.877
2002 0.110 0.110 0.000 0.000 0.219 0.000 1.095 5.148 0.329 6.572
2003 0.592 0.108 0.000 0.000 0.700 0.000 2.583 6.780 0.753 10.117
2004 0.316 0.053 0.000 0.053 0.422 0.000 1.951 6.803 0.738 9.492
2005 0.157 0.052 0.000 0.000 0.209 0.000 1.884 5.444 0.419 7.747
2006 Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available
2007 0.000 0.000 0.051 0.103 0.154 0.000 1.853 4.170 0.412 6.436

Norton Law Enforcement Employeess

Year  Officers  Civilian
2004 1 26
2005 1 25
2006 1 28
2007 1 28

Norton Crime Index

Year  Index
1999 193
2000 122
2001 184
2002 124

Norton Criminal Lawyers represent defendants in municipal, state and federal criminal proceedings. These lawyers commonly handle cases involving DUI/DWI (drunk driving), drug possession, gun crimes, traffic tickets, violent crimes, sex crimes, theft offenses and white collar crimes. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Norton Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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Norton Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 2,959 16.41%
10-19 Years 2,780 15.41%
20-29 Years 2,319 12.86%
30-39 Years 3,290 18.24%
40-49 Years 2,838 15.74%
50-59 Years 1,934 10.72%
60-69 Years 923 5.12%
70-79 Years 587 3.25%
80-89 Years 325 1.80%
90+ Years 81 0.45%

Norton Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 8,578 47.56%
 Female 9,458 52.44%

Norton Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 16,527 91.63%
 Other Race 721 4.00%
 Hispanic/Latino 206 1.14%
 African-American 205 1.14%
 Asian 180 1.00%
 Multiracial 178 0.99%
 Amerindian 19 0.11%
 Pacific Islander 0 0.00%

Norton Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. Irish 5,162 24.21%
2. English 2,865 13.43%
3. Italian 2,781 13.04%
4. French Non-Basque 1,709 8.01%
5. German 1,391 6.52%
6. Portuguese 1,219 5.72%
7. French Canadian 1,191 5.58%
8. Polish 942 4.42%
9. United States Or American 659 3.09%
10. Scottish 592 2.78%

Norton Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 15,774 94.89%
2. Portuguese / Portuguese Creole 214 1.29%
3. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 195 1.17%
4. French 127 0.76%
5. Polish 57 0.34%
6. Italian 51 0.31%
7. Greek 44 0.26%
8. Arabic 35 0.21%
9. German 34 0.20%
10. Gujarathi 27 0.16%

Norton Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 17,394 96.44%
 Naturalized immigrant 362 2.01%
 Not a citizen 280 1.55%

Norton Immigration Lawyers help clients navigate through the federal immigration process. They help workers secure temporary visas (H1-B, fiances obtain K-1 visas, and permanent immigrants apply for Green Cards or citizenship. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.
Norton Civil Rights Lawyers represent clients who have been illegally discriminated against on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability and national origin. If you have suffered employment discrimination, sexual harassment, or have been treated differently by a hotel, restaurant, or other public accommodation, a civil rights lawyer can help you determine whether your rights were violated and what types of redress are available. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Norton Zip Codes

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Alphabetical | By Population

02766