Canfield is a somewhat small city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 7,284 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Canfield is the 204th largest community in Ohio.
Canfield is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 89.11% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Canfield is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Canfield who work in office and administrative support (14.80%), management occupations (14.41%), and sales jobs (14.30%).
Canfield is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Canfield’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Canfield is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 43.90% of adults in Canfield have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.
The per capita income in Canfield in 2010 was $39,906, which is wealthy relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $159,624 for a family of four.
The people who call Canfield home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Canfield residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Canfield include Irish, German, Slovak, and English.
The most common language spoken in Canfield is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Spanish.