Greenfield, Indiana Population 2021

23,844
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Greenfield is a city located in Hancock County Indiana. It is also the county seat of Hancock County. With a 2020 population of 23,844, it is the 40th largest city in Indiana and the 1617th largest city in the United States . Greenfield is currently growing at a rate of 1.79% annually and its population has increased by 15.74% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 20,602 in 2010. Greenfield reached it's highest population of 23,844 in 2021. Spanning over 14 miles, Greenfield has a population density of 1,759 people per square mile.

The average household income in Greenfield is $65,116 with a poverty rate of 11.32%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $867 per month, and the median house value is $139,000. The median age in Greenfield is 37.9 years, 32.1 years for males, and 42.1 years for females.

Greenfield Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Greenfield was:

  • White: 97.41%
  • Two or more races: 1.27%
  • Asian: 0.87%
  • Black or African American: 0.37%
  • Other race: 0.08%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Greenfield, Indiana is 23,844 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 22,587.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 20,602.

Greenfield, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White21,58697.41%
Two or More Races2811.27%
Asian1920.87%
Black or African American830.37%
Some Other Race180.08%
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Greenfield Population by Race

Greenfield Population Pyramid $2021

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Greenfield Median Age

37.9


Total

32.1


Male

42.1


Female

Greenfield Adults

There are 17,152 adults, (4,196 of whom are seniors) in Greenfield.

Greenfield Age Dependency

71

Age Dependency Ratio

32.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Greenfield Sex Ratio

Female

11,625

52.46%

Male

10,535

47.54%

Greenfield Population by Age

Greenfield Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Greenfield Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.4%22.6%
All61.4%38.6%
Non Family52.8%47.2%
Female37.2%62.8%
Male31.9%68.1%

61.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Greenfield Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,1442.3661.4
Married4,1073.177.4
Non Family3,7181.2652.8
Female1,0153.0337.2
Male3043.6231.9

3.04

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

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Greenfield Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3612.37%
9th to 12th Grade1,1287.41%
High School Graduate5,94539.07%
Some College2,97819.57%
Associates Degree1,4789.71%
Bachelors Degree2,14314.08%
Graduate Degree1,1837.77%
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Greenfield Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Greenfield Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White14,55013,0973,181
2+ Races25225265
Hispanic171161
Asian17115154
Black736726
Other Race1818

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 35.62%.

Greenfield Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,747$45,492$30,516
Less Than 9th Grade$22,076$34,899$9,960
High School Graduate$31,613$41,505$24,688
Some College$35,347$42,781$30,170
Bachelors Degree$50,472$55,600$39,701
Graduate Degree$52,332$75,000$50,838

$38,747

Average Earnings

$45,492

Average Male

$30,516

Average Female

Greenfield Earnings by Educational Attainment

Greenfield Language by Age

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Greenfield Language

96.96% of Greenfield residents speak only English, while 3.04% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.49% of the population.

Greenfield Language

Greenfield Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White20,5952,37111.51%
Asian1924121.35%
Hispanic417215.04%
Black5523.64%

11.32%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.83%

Male Poverty Rate

13.56%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Greenfield

The race most likely to be in poverty in Greenfield is Asian, with 21.35% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Greenfield is Black, with 3.64% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.86%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.05%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.50%.

Greenfield Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade28.40%
Some College9.83%
High School9.57%
Bachelors or Greater1.21%

Greenfield Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed12.94%
Female Employed3.82%
Male Employed3.77%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Greenfield Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Greenfield Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$53,270$65,116
Families$66,306$77,249
Married Families$75,515-
Non Families$36,960$45,571
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Income by Household Type

Greenfield Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.3%

Male Marriage Rate

45.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Greenfield Married by Age and Sex

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Greenfield Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Greenfield Marital Status by Race

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Greenfield Marital Status

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1,630

Number of Veterans

1,445

Male Veterans

185

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam559
Second Gulf War395
Korea153
First Gulf War142
World War II119

Greenfield Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+418
55 to 64354
65 to 74315
35 to 54272
18 to 34271

Greenfield Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,4908.99%
2+ Races14055.56%
Hispanic7619.69%

Greenfield Veterans by Race

Greenfield Veterans by Education

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3.36%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.91%

Veteran Disability Rate

Greenfield Veterans by Education

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61.2%

Labor Force Participation

59%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

Greenfield Employment by Age

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Greenfield Employment by Race

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Greenfield Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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76.71%

Born in Greenfield

98.49%

Native Born

1.51%

Foreign Born

0.51%

Non Citizen

1.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.49% of Greenfield residents were born in the United States, with 76.71% having been born in Indiana. 0.51% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Greenfield Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202123,8444191.79%
202023,4254191.82%
201923,0064191.86%
201822,5875022.27%
201722,0853701.70%
201621,7152531.18%
201521,4621210.57%
201421,3412651.26%
201321,076930.44%
201220,9831660.80%
201120,817730.35%
201020,7446,1443.57%
200014,6002,9432.28%
199011,6573690.32%
198011,2881,3021.23%
19709,9869370.99%
19609,0492,8903.92%
19506,1591,3382.48%
19404,8216331.42%
19304,188200.05%
19204,168-280-0.65%
19104,448-41-0.09%
19004,4891,3893.77%
18903,1000.00%

Greenfield Population by Year