Plainfield is a tiny village located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 840 people and just one neighborhood, Plainfield is the 370th largest community in Wisconsin. Much of the housing stock in Plainfield was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Plainfield is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 53.47% of the Plainfield workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Plainfield is a village of service providers, transportation and shipping workers and farmers, fishers, or foresters. There are especially a lot of people living in Plainfield who work in farm management occupations (14.81%), food service (9.49%) and management occupations (7.18%).
You will also find that a lot of people in Plainfield work in agricultural jobs - much more than in the average community in America. This will be quite apparent if you drive around town, as much of the landscape is dedicated to farms.
Setting & Lifestyle