Marshfield is a somewhat small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 7,138 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Marshfield is the 111th largest community in Missouri.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Marshfield is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Marshfield is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Marshfield who work in office and administrative support (18.28%), sales jobs (9.90%), and teaching (6.48%).
Marshfield is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The percentage of adults in Marshfield with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 15.65% of adults in Marshfield have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Marshfield in 2010 was $17,798, which is lower middle income relative to Missouri, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $71,192 for a family of four.
The people who call Marshfield home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Marshfield residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Marshfield include Irish, English, Dutch, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Marshfield is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.