Grainfield is a tiny city located in the state of Kansas. With a population of 275 people and just one neighborhood, Grainfield is the 270th largest community in Kansas.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Grainfield isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Grainfield are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Grainfield is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Grainfield who work in office and administrative support (10.93%), food service (10.93%) and management occupations (8.74%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Grainfield is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Grainfield a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Grainfield has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Grainfield’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Grainfield spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 15.98 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
As is often the case in a small city, Grainfield doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.