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Greenfield is a city in Adair County.

It is the county seat. [NOTE: This is not the only community in Iowa named Greenfield. For links to other places called Greenfield, IA, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]

The latitude of Greenfield is 41.305N. The longitude is -94.461W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,371 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 2,008.


INCOME SNAPSHOT
Median household income
Local
$33,869
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Greenfield demographic reports
Well-known residents have included:
· Hugh Sidey, journalist
· Vice President Henry A. Wallace
Local festivals include:
  • Adair County Fair - July 25-29, 2007
Dates often change. Check Greenfield web sites and events links in the sections below.
Nearby parks & recreation: Green Valley State Park
Greenfield attractions: Miller's Country Zoo
Historic sites and museums: Adair County Heritage Center, Henry A. Wallace Country Life Center, Iowa Aviation Museum
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was on par with the national average. (See library links below.)

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Greenfield demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Adair County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 50849 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

33% of Greenfield residents report German ancestry, and 14% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Greenfield ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Greenfield was $19,444, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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8% of Greenfield residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Greenfield, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $270.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $635.


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Libraries in Greenfield include Greenfield Public Library ... View libraries

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Adair County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Greenfield political report.

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The average commute time for Greenfield workers is 15 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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IA communities formerly known as Greenfield:
  �Hudson, Black Hawk County

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