Greenfield is a very small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 2,885 people and just one neighborhood, Greenfield is the 215th largest community in Minnesota.
Real Estate Prices
Greenfield home prices are not only among the most expensive in Minnesota, but Greenfield real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Greenfield isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Greenfield are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Greenfield is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Greenfield who work in management occupations (15.88%), office and administrative support (15.02%) and sales jobs (13.11%).
Also of interest is that Greenfield has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Greenfield is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Greenfield really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Greenfield perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
One downside of living in Greenfield, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 33.03 minutes every day commuting to work.
Being a small city, Greenfield does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.