Greenfield, Missouri

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Greenfield, Missouri

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Greenfield strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Missouri):

Category Trophy
Affordability of Rents
(vs. Peers)
Top 5% trophy Greenfield Affordability of Rents
Walking and Biking to Work
(vs. State)
Top 5% trophy Greenfield Walking and Biking to Work
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. Peers)
Top 17% Greenfield Affordability of Property Taxes

Comparative Profile of Greenfield, Missouri

Comparing Greenfield to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Missouri (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Senior Citizens 10 9
Female Share of the Population 9 8
Age of the Population 9 9
Children Under 5 Years Old 6 4
Racial Diversity 4 4
Well-Paid Single Men 3 3
Male Share of the Population 2 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 2 3
Average Household Size 1 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 3 3
College Educated Adults 2 2
People in Middle Class or Better 2 2
Median Family Income 1 2

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 9 10
Working at Home 7 8
Short Commute Times 5 5
Public Transportation Use 5 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Rents 10 10
People Living Alone 10 10
Affordability of Property Taxes 9 8
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 9 8
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 8 9
Housing Recently Built 6 6

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Greenfield Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 32 miles NW of Springfield, Missouri (center to center)
Nearest Large City 123 miles S of Kansas City, Missouri
County Dade
Standard Zip Codes 65661
Phone Area Codes 417
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 37.415
Longitude -93.84

Greenfield Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 6.4 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 41 F
Apr Temp 43 to 67 F
Jul Temp 68 to 91 F
Oct Temp 47 to 71 F
Annual Precip 46.3 inches
Station LAMAR
Distance 24.1 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 41 F
Apr Temp 45 to 68 F
Jul Temp 69 to 90 F
Oct Temp 46 to 71 F
Annual Precip 48.6 inches
Station BOLIVAR 1 NE
Distance 28.7 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 40 F
Apr Temp 44 to 67 F
Jul Temp 68 to 89 F
Oct Temp 45 to 70 F
Annual Precip 45.4 inches
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Greenfield Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,358 100%
Male 619 45.6%
Female 739 54.4%
Under 18 322 23.7%
18+ 1,036 76.3%
65+ 333 24.5%
Median Age 42.7
Average Family Size 2.82
White 1,302 95.9%
African-American 5 0.4%
Asian 1 0.1%
American Indian & Alaskan 15 1.1%
Other 5 0.4%
Mixed Race 29 2.1%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 16 1.2%

Estimated Greenfield Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,299
Growth -59
Growth % -4.3%

Greenfield Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
US/American 27.3%
German 16.6%
English 14.1%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 13.6%
Irish 11%
Italian 3.7%
Scotch-Irish 2.8%
French (except Basque) 2.6%
Norwegian 1.5%
Czechoslovakian 1.1%
Scottish 1.1%
European 1.1%
Dutch 0.9%
Danish 0.6%
Pennsylvania German 0.5%
Slovak 0.5%
French Canadian 0.2%
Swedish 0.2%
Lithuanian 0.2%
Welsh 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Greenfield 1,358 $28,594
Dadeville 224 $30,000
Everton 322 $33,571
Golden City 884 $25,347
Lockwood 989 $32,794
Miller 754 $32,222
South Greenfield 136 $30,000

Greenfield Public Libraries

Dade County Library
209 S. MAIN ST.
Greenfield, Missouri
(417) 637-5334

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Greenfield High Schools (2004)

Serves 227 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 13

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City, State Similarity   1 Person Houses 65+ College Grads Commute Minutes Family Income Kids 0-4 Non White Pop. Poverty Prop. Crime Seasonal Housing Viol. Crime
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1. Buffalo, Missouri 87.3   40.2% 21.4% 8.4% 24 $26,179 7% 3.1% 2,781 28.9% 48.9 0.7% 5
2. Jamestown, Tennessee 85.3   47% 24.7% 5.9% 21 $18,714 6.4% 1.6% 1,839 35.6% 51.7 1.1% 4.9
3. Cle Elum, Washington 85.1   33.9% 17.9% 10.7% 22 $39,000 6% 4.8% 1,755 20.8% 131.1 3.6% 6.3
4. Warsaw, Missouri 83.9   39.2% 27.2% 11.5% 23 $33,068 5.9% 1.6% 2,070 18.5% 65.2 1.6% 4.8
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