Mansfield is a medium-sized city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 46,599 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 service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Mansfield who work in office and administrative support (12.33%), sales jobs (10.67%), and food service (10.11%).
In terms of college education, the citizens of Mansfield rank slightly lower than the national average. 15.44% 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 2018 was $20,452, which is low income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $81,808 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 German, Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Mansfield is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German/Yiddish.