Greenfield Town, Massachusetts Population 2021

17,016
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Greenfield Town is a city located in Massachusetts. With a 2020 population of 17,016, it is the 52nd largest city in Massachusetts and the 2127th largest city in the United States . Greenfield Town is currently declining at a rate of -0.71% annually and its population has decreased by -2.52% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 17,456 in 2010. Greenfield Town reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 22 miles, Greenfield Town has a population density of 795 people per square mile.

The average household income in Greenfield Town is $68,274 with a poverty rate of 11.44%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $926 per month, and the median house value is $194,200. The median age in Greenfield Town is 43.7 years, 41.5 years for males, and 45.6 years for females.

Greenfield Town Demographics

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

  • White: 90.55%
  • Other race: 3.36%
  • Two or more races: 2.46%
  • Black or African American: 2.25%
  • Asian: 1.31%
  • Native American: 0.07%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Greenfield Town, Massachusetts is 17,016 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 17,258.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 17,456.

Greenfield Town, Massachusetts Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White15,73390.55%
Some Other Race5833.36%
Two or More Races4282.46%
Black or African American3912.25%
Asian2271.31%
American Indian and Alaska Native130.07%
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Greenfield Town Population by Race

Greenfield Town Population Pyramid $2021

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Greenfield Town Median Age

43.7


Total

41.5


Male

45.6


Female

Greenfield Town Adults

There are 14,336 adults, (3,686 of whom are seniors) in Greenfield Town.

Greenfield Town Age Dependency

63.1

Age Dependency Ratio

34.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Greenfield Town Sex Ratio

Female

8,734

50.27%

Male

8,641

49.73%

Greenfield Town Population by Age

Greenfield Town Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Greenfield Town Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female34.8%65.2%
Non Family39.4%60.6%
All56.3%43.7%
Male61%39%
Married87.4%12.6%

56.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Greenfield Town Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,0632.0756.3
Non Family4,1711.2939.4
Married2,7962.8887.4
Female8243.1334.8
Male2722.5661

2.8

Average Family Size

2.07

Average Household Size

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Greenfield Town Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3342.53%
9th to 12th Grade8056.11%
High School Graduate3,62627.52%
Some College2,27117.23%
Associates Degree1,56611.88%
Bachelors Degree2,66220.20%
Graduate Degree1,91414.52%
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Greenfield Town Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Greenfield Town Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White11,84611,0044,179
Hispanic712459117
2+ Races247247121
Other Race232108
Black22919473
Asian18817195
Native American137

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 50.53%.

Greenfield Town Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,072$42,565$35,295
Less Than 9th Grade$34,213$33,313$53,462
High School Graduate$30,661$40,203$21,350
Some College$36,402$36,898$36,191
Bachelors Degree$44,219$49,898$40,718
Graduate Degree$51,517$57,500$50,541

$38,072

Average Earnings

$42,565

Average Male

$35,295

Average Female

Greenfield Town Earnings by Educational Attainment

Greenfield Town Language by Age

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Greenfield Town Language

90.88% of Greenfield Town residents speak only English, while 9.12% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.75% of the population.

Greenfield Town Language

Greenfield Town Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,6371,4399.83%
Hispanic1,24924819.86%
Multiple42713331.15%
Other54012923.89%
Black30811236.36%

11.44%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.91%

Male Poverty Rate

11.96%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Greenfield Town

The race most likely to be in poverty in Greenfield Town is Black, with 36.36% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Greenfield Town is White, with 9.83% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.69%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.68%.

Greenfield Town Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade33.60%
High School14.76%
Some College9.36%
Bachelors or Greater5.50%

Greenfield Town Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed65.70%
Female Unemployed17.18%
Female Employed6.40%
Male Employed4.24%

Greenfield Town Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Greenfield Town Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$50,478$68,274
Families$78,218$91,569
Married Families$91,776-
Non Families$31,909$44,180
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Income by Household Type

Greenfield Town Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

40.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.5%

Male Marriage Rate

39.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Greenfield Town Married by Age and Sex

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Greenfield Town Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Greenfield Town Marital Status by Race

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Greenfield Town Marital Status

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1,365

Number of Veterans

1,236

Male Veterans

129

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam546
World War II157
Second Gulf War155
First Gulf War101
Korea57

Greenfield Town Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74452
75+323
55 to 64307
35 to 54220
18 to 3463

Greenfield Town Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,34610.16%
Hispanic171.83%
2+ Races176.88%
Black20.80%

Greenfield Town Veterans by Race

Greenfield Town Veterans by Education

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6.33%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

Greenfield Town Veterans by Education

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63%

Labor Force Participation

59.8%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Greenfield Town Employment by Age

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Greenfield Town Employment by Race

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Greenfield Town 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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67.98%

Born in Greenfield Town

95.19%

Native Born

4.81%

Foreign Born

1.51%

Non Citizen

3.30%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.19% of Greenfield Town residents were born in the United States, with 67.98% having been born in Massachusetts. 1.51% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Greenfield Town Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202117,016-121-0.71%
202017,137-121-0.70%
201917,258-121-0.70%
201817,379-5-0.03%
201717,384-37-0.21%
201617,421-10-0.06%
201517,431-171-0.97%
201417,6021160.66%
201317,486-146-0.83%
201217,632270.15%
201117,6051751.00%
201017,430-738-0.41%
200018,168-498-0.27%
199018,6662300.12%
198018,4363200.18%
197018,1164260.24%
196017,6903410.19%
195017,3491,6771.02%
194015,6721720.11%
193015,500380.02%
192015,4625,0354.02%
191010,4272,5002.78%
19007,9272,6754.20%
18905,2520.00%

Greenfield Town Population by Year