Winfield is a somewhat small city located in the state of Kansas. With a population of 12,204 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Winfield is the 30th largest community in Kansas. Much of the housing stock in Winfield was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Winfield is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Winfield is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Winfield who work in office and administrative support (10.99%), sales jobs (9.68%), and management occupations (8.03%).
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Winfield spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 16.14 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
Being a small city, Winfield does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The citizens of Winfield are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 21.82% of adults in Winfield having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Winfield in 2010 was $20,452, which is lower middle income relative to Kansas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $81,808 for a family of four. However, Winfield contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Winfield is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Winfield home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Winfield residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Winfield include English, Irish, Scottish, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Winfield is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Laotian.