Greenfield is a very small city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 4,572 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Greenfield is the 272nd largest community in Ohio.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Greenfield is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 42.79% of the Greenfield workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Greenfield is a city of production and manufacturing workers, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Greenfield who work in office and administrative support (13.02%), sales jobs (9.24%), and management occupations (5.78%).
The citizens of Greenfield have a very low rate of college education: just 9.19% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, compared to a national average of 21.84% for all cities.
The per capita income in Greenfield in 2010 was $13,730, which is low income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $54,920 for a family of four. Greenfield also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 34.21% of its population below the federal poverty line.
The people who call Greenfield home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Greenfield residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Greenfield include Irish, English, Scottish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Greenfield is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.