Norwich has the 758th largest population in the United States. The population shrank by 1.5% from 2010 to 2015, which was slower than the national average. Unemployment in the Norwich area is 5%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Norwich has the 144th largest local economy in the US, and a average cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Norwich is below average at $50,730, and the median cost of a home in Norwich is $183,200, which is the same as the national average. 20% of workers in Norwich hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 86% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Norwich. 78% of Norwich workers drive to work alone, 2% take public transit, 9% carpool, and 10% walk. People in Norwich spend an average of 21 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.