The estimated population as of 2011 census was 5,802 and the post code of this region is 5067. Suburbs which are surrounded by Norwood are College Park, Stepney, Maylands, Kent Town, Adelaide Park, Rose Park & Toorak Gardens, Beulah Park Kensington and Heathpool.
Since Norwood is nearer to Adelaide, the climate conditions are more or less similar to it. The suburb experiences a mediterranean climate with warm and sunny weather throughout the year and predominantly the March is the warmest month. In addition to this, the suburb has more than 2500 sunshine hours. However, the suburb brings the rainfall in the winter months from October and November, and the skies are cloudier in winter than summer.
Norwood has some lovely and renowned tourist spots such as Proud Mary, Cleland Conservation Park, Morialta Conservation Park, National Wine Centre, Carrick Hill, St.Peters Billabong etc. In addition to this, the place is well known for its restaurants, cafes, fashion boutiques and hairdressers.