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. Much of the housing stock in Redfield was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Redfield is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Redfield is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Redfield who work in sales jobs (12.83%), office and administrative support (9.40%), and management occupations (8.58%).
The overall crime rate in Redfield is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
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 12.43 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. 17.81% of adults 25 and older in Redfield have a college degree.
The per capita income in Redfield in 2010 was $22,036, which is lower middle income relative to South Dakota, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $88,144 for a family of four.
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 Italian.
The most common language spoken in Redfield is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.