Mansfield is a medium-sized city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 46,830 people and 20 constituent neighborhoods, Mansfield is the 20th largest community in Ohio.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Mansfield is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Mansfield is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Mansfield who work in office and administrative support (15.33%), sales jobs (11.04%), and food service (7.27%).
In terms of college education, the citizens of Mansfield rank slightly lower than the national average. 13.34% of adults 25 and older in Mansfield have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Mansfield in 2010 was $18,312, which is low income relative to Ohio, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $73,248 for a family of four. However, Mansfield contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Mansfield is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Mansfield home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Mansfield residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Mansfield include Irish, English, Italian, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Mansfield is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.