Redfield is a very small city located in the state of South Dakota. With a population of 2,379 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Redfield is the 33rd largest community in South Dakota. Redfield has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.
Unlike some cities, Redfield isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Redfield are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Redfield is a city of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Redfield who work in sales jobs (10.65%), office and administrative support (10.01%), and personal care services (7.77%).
Also of interest is that Redfield has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Overall, Redfield’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 13.28 minutes getting to work every day.
Being a small city, Redfield does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The education level of Redfield citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 19.01% of adults 25 and older in Redfield have a college degree.
The per capita income in Redfield in 2010 was $22,726, which is middle income relative to South Dakota and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $90,904 for a family of four. However, Redfield contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Redfield home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Redfield residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Redfield include English, Irish, Norwegian, and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in Redfield is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.