Greenfield is a medium-sized city located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 21,497 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Greenfield is the 44th largest community in Indiana. Much of the housing stock in Greenfield was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Greenfield economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Greenfield, where the median household income is $53,459.00.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Greenfield is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Greenfield is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Greenfield who work in office and administrative support (14.93%), sales jobs (10.68%), and management occupations (8.56%).
Being a small city, Greenfield does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, Greenfield is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 20.78% of adults 25 and older in Greenfield have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Greenfield in 2010 was $24,431, 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 $97,724 for a family of four. However, Greenfield contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Greenfield home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Greenfield residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Greenfield include Irish, English, Scottish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Greenfield is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.