Greenwood, IN

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Living in Greenwood

Greenwood is a medium-sized city located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 58,778 people and 12 constituent neighborhoods, Greenwood is the 16th largest community in Indiana.

Greenwood is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Greenwood is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Greenwood who work in office and administrative support (13.62%), sales jobs (10.83%), and management occupations (10.48%).

Also of interest is that Greenwood has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

In terms of college education, Greenwood is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 30.17% of adults in Greenwood have a college degree.

The per capita income in Greenwood in 2010 was $29,874, which is wealthy relative to Indiana, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $119,496 for a family of four. However, Greenwood contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Greenwood is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Greenwood home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Greenwood residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Greenwood include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Dutch.

The most common language spoken in Greenwood is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.