Greenfield Center is a somewhat small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 8,024 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Greenfield Center is the 227th largest community in New York.
Unlike some towns, Greenfield Center isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Greenfield Center are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Greenfield Center is a town of professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Greenfield Center who work in sales jobs (11.41%), healthcare (8.82%), and office and administrative support (8.80%).
The overall crime rate in Greenfield Center 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.
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Greenfield Center has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Greenfield Center a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
The education level of Greenfield Center citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 35.43% of adults in Greenfield Center have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Greenfield Center in 2010 was $31,060, which is upper middle income relative to New York and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $124,240 for a family of four. However, Greenfield Center contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Greenfield Center home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Greenfield Center residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Greenfield Center include German, English, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Greenfield Center is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Spanish.