Greenfield, WI

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Living in Greenfield

Greenfield is a medium-sized city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 37,221 people and nine constituent neighborhoods, Greenfield is the 20th largest community in Wisconsin.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Greenfield is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Greenfield is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Greenfield who work in office and administrative support (14.85%), sales jobs (9.15%), and management occupations (8.65%).

Also of interest is that Greenfield has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

The overall education level of Greenfield citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 29.72% of adults in Greenfield have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.

The per capita income in Greenfield in 2018 was $34,712, which is upper middle income relative to Wisconsin and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $138,848 for a family of four. However, Greenfield contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Greenfield is a very ethnically-diverse city. 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 Asian. Greenfield also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 11.06% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Greenfield include German, Polish, Irish, Italian, and Norwegian.

The most common language spoken in Greenfield is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.