Bloomfield is a very small city located in the state of Nebraska. With a population of 985 people and just one neighborhood, Bloomfield is the 103rd largest community in Nebraska. Much of the housing stock in Bloomfield was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Bloomfield is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Bloomfield is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Bloomfield who work in management occupations (11.93%), office and administrative support (11.70%) and sales jobs (8.72%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Bloomfield is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Bloomfield is worth considering.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Bloomfield spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 18.62 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, Bloomfield doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.