Bloomfield is a very small city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 2,617 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Bloomfield is the 127th largest community in Iowa. Bloomfield has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.
Unlike some cities, Bloomfield isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Bloomfield are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Bloomfield is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Bloomfield who work in office and administrative support (18.90%), food service (10.62%), and sales jobs (7.78%).
Overall, Bloomfield’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
Bloomfield is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The citizens of Bloomfield are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 15.70% of adults in Bloomfield have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Bloomfield in 2010 was $21,440, which is low income relative to Iowa, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $85,760 for a family of four. However, Bloomfield contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Bloomfield home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bloomfield residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Bloomfield include Irish, English, French , and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Bloomfield is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Indo-European.