Bloomfield is a very small town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 2,336 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Bloomfield is the 187th largest community in Indiana.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Bloomfield is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Bloomfield is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bloomfield who work in office and administrative support (14.23%), sales jobs (10.50%), and management occupations (7.65%).
Of important note, Bloomfield is also a town of artists. Bloomfield has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Bloomfield’s character.
Also of interest is that Bloomfield has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
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.
Being a small town, Bloomfield does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, Bloomfield is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 17.60% of adults 25 and older in Bloomfield have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Bloomfield in 2010 was $22,729, which is upper middle income relative to Indiana, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $90,916 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 Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Bloomfield include Irish, English, Scottish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Bloomfield is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.