Deerfield is a somewhat small town located in the state of Massachusetts. With a population of 5,054 people and just one neighborhood, Deerfield is the 244th largest community in Massachusetts.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Deerfield is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Deerfield is a town of professionals, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Deerfield who work in management occupations (15.91%), office and administrative support (12.31%) and teaching (10.93%).
Of important note, Deerfield is also a town of artists. Deerfield has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Deerfield’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
Being a small town, Deerfield does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.