Greenfield, Iowa

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Population in 2019: 1,838 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -13.7%
 
Males: 913  (49.7%)
Females: 925  (50.3%)
Median resident age:

46.2 years
Iowa median age:

38.5 years

Zip codes: 50849.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $43,719 (it was $33,869 in 2000)
Greenfield:

$43,719
IA:

$61,691

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $28,074 (it was $19,444 in 2000)

Greenfield city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $100,199 (it was $60,800 in 2000)
Greenfield:

$100,199
IA:

$158,900

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $154,001; detached houses: $157,613; townhouses or other attached units: $76,790; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $151,261; mobile homes: $60,078

Median gross rent in 2019: $535.

March 2019 cost of living index in Greenfield: 81.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 12.6%
(12.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Greenfield, IA (2019)
    • 1,68496.3%White alone
    • 171.0%Black alone
    • 171.0%Hispanic
    • 50.3%Two or more races
    • 40.2%Asian alone

Races in Greenfield detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists, there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Greenfield, Iowa as of October 20, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Greenfield is 492 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


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Ancestries: German (46.4%), American (13.6%), Irish (8.1%), English (6.0%), Danish (3.6%), Swedish (3.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 05/22/1876

Elevation: 1360 feet

Land area: 1.82 square miles.

Population density: 1,012 people per square mile   (low).

Greenfield, Iowa map

16 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.9%
Iowa:

5.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,656 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,653 (1.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Des Moines, IA (47.7 miles , pop. 198,682).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (80.8 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (352.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Fontanelle, IA (2.3 miles ),
Orient, IA (2.7 miles ),
Bridgewater, IA (3.4 miles),
Casey, IA (3.8 miles ),
Menlo, IA (3.9 miles ),
Stuart, IA (3.9 miles ),
Macksburg, IA (3.9 miles),
Massena, IA (4.1 miles )

Latitude: 41.31 N, Longitude: 94.46 W

Area code: 641

Distribution of median household income in Greenfield, IA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Greenfield, IA in 2019
Greenfield satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $112,700
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $120,000
  • 1999: 6 buildings, average cost: $139,700
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $100,500
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $137,000
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $133,300
  • 2004: 6 buildings, average cost: $98,700
  • 2005: 6 buildings, average cost: $98,700
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $114,400
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $230,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $230,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $230,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $105,400
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $210,300
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $203,500
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $203,500
  • 2018: 4 buildings, average cost: $421,300
  • 2019: 2 buildings, average cost: $323,200
Number of permits per 10,000 Greenfield, IA residents
Average permit cost in Greenfield, IA
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

2.3%
Iowa:

3.1%
Population change in the 1990s: +19 (+0.9%).
Most common industries in Greenfield, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (16.5%)
  • Health care (7.3%)
  • Construction (6.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.1%)
  • Educational services (6.1%)
  • Public administration (5.0%)
  • Social assistance (4.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (16.8%)
  • Construction (10.8%)
  • Repair & maintenance (7.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (6.1%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (5.6%)
  • Educational services (3.9%)
  • Food (3.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (16.1%)
  • Health care (14.3%)
  • Social assistance (10.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.3%)
  • Educational services (8.5%)
  • Public administration (6.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.2%)
Most common occupations in Greenfield, IA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (11.3%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.1%)
  • Child care workers (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (13.6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (7.6%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.8%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.9%)
  • Child care workers (6.5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.2%)

Average climate in Greenfield, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Greenfield, Iowa environmental map by EPA

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Tornado activity:

Greenfield-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 101% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/27/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 16.0 miles away from the Greenfield city center killed one person and injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/8/1999, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.1 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused $3 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Greenfield-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Iowa state average. It is 263% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 362.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 418.4 miles away from Greenfield center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW) earthquake occurred 400.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/12/2014 at 21:40:00, a magnitude 4.9 (4.9 MW, Depth: 2.5 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 326.3 miles away from the city center
On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 73.5 miles away from the city center
On 12/17/2009 at 02:53:42, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 96.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Adair County (15) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Greenfield topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Greenfield:

  • ADAIR COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Other, provides emergency services, 609 SE KENT)
  • ADAIR COUNTY HOME CARE (117 NW HAYES)
  • GREENFIELD MANOR (615 SE KENT)

Airports and heliports located in Greenfield:

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Amtrak station near Greenfield:

  • 18 miles: CRESTON (PINE & ADAMS STS.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Greenfield:

  • Drake University (about 47 miles; Des Moines, IA; Full-time enrollment: 3,768)
  • Des Moines Area Community College (about 52 miles; Ankeny, IA; FT enrollment: 15,337)
  • Iowa State University (about 66 miles; Ames, IA; FT enrollment: 28,662)
  • Northwest Missouri State University (about 70 miles; Maryville, MO; FT enrollment: 5,946)
  • Iowa Western Community College (about 70 miles; Council Bluffs, IA; FT enrollment: 5,344)
  • Bellevue University (about 77 miles; Bellevue, NE; FT enrollment: 7,139)
  • Creighton University (about 78 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 5,370)

Public high school in Greenfield:

Public elementary/middle school in Greenfield:

See full list of schools located in Greenfield

Library in Greenfield:

  • GREENFIELD PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $140,479; Location: 202 SO. FIRST ST; 23,565 books; 785 audio materials; 768 video materials; 13 state licensed databases; 130 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Greenfield: Greenfield Wastewater Plant (A), Adair County Sheriff Department (B), Greenfield Library (C), Greenfield Police Department (D), Adair County Courthouse (E), Greenfield Volunteer Fire Department (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Greenfield include: Immanuel Lutheran Church (A), Plymouth Brethren Gospel Chapel (B), Saint Johns Catholic Church (C), United Methodist Church (D), Living Word Family Church (E), First Presbyterian Church (F), Cornerstone Evangelical Free Church (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Greenfield: Greenfield City Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Adair County Historical Society Museum (Highway 92 West), Iowa Aviation Museum - Greenfield Municipal Airport (2251 Airport Road).

Hotel: Ember Motel (301 Southeast Kent Street).

Birthplace of: Charles B. Hoyt - Sprinter and coach, Bill Larson - Football player.

Adair County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Greenfield and their reported violations in the past:

GREENFIELD MUNICIPAL UTILITIES (Population served: 1,982, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-15-2012), St Public Notif requested (AUG-20-2012), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-20-2012), St Public Notif received (OCT-02-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-15-2012), St Public Notif requested (AUG-20-2012), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-20-2012), St Public Notif received (OCT-01-2012)
  • Monthly Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In AUG-2008, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (AUG-28-2008), St Public Notif requested (AUG-28-2008), St Public Notif received (SEP-05-2008), St Compliance achieved (FEB-04-2009)
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In JUN-2005, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2005), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-02-2005), St Public Notif requested (SEP-02-2005), St Public Notif received (SEP-21-2005)
Average household size:
This city:

2.2 people
Iowa:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

60.1%
Whole state:

64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.4%
Whole state:

6.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
33 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
63 people in nursing homes in 2000
3 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Banks with branches in Greenfield (2011 data):

  • First National Bank: at 101 Northeast Hayes, branch established on 1905/08/23. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $206.6 mil, Deposits: $168.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: First Fontanelle Employee Stock Ownership Plan And Trust
  • Union State Bank: at 214 South First Street, branch established on 1890/01/06. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $65.4 mil, Deposits: $52.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Greenfield Bancorporation, Ltd

For population 15 years and over in Greenfield:

Marital status in Greenfield, IA
  • Never married: 26.5%
  • Now married: 42.4%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 15.0%
  • Divorced: 14.1%

For population 25 years and over in Greenfield:

  • High school or higher: 94.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.5%
  • Unemployed: 5.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.1
Iowa average:

10.3

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Greenfield
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Greenfield, IA (based on Adair County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant1,78111
Evangelical Protestant1,6606
Catholic4312
None3,810-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
This county:

3.94 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Adair County:

7.87 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
This county:

6.56 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

8.01 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

9.0%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.1%
State:

27.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Adair County:

17.3%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Greenfield:

45.5%
Iowa:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Greenfield:

35.7%
State:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Greenfield:

27.7
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

16.8%
Iowa:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

6.5%
Iowa:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

29.0%
State:

33.8%

General health condition:
Greenfield:

48.9%
Iowa:

55.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Greenfield:

70.8%
State:

77.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Greenfield, IA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 3$11,492$45,9680$0
Streets and Highways 3$10,564$42,2560$0
Local Libraries 1$2,462$29,5444$1,322
Other Government Administration 1$2,063$24,7560$0
Parks and Recreation 1$3,335$40,0200$0
Sewerage 1$3,525$42,3000$0
Totals for Government 10$33,442$40,1304$1,322

Greenfield government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $3,414,000 ($1857.45)
    Water Utilities: $663,000 ($360.72)
    Sewerage: $438,000 ($238.30)
    Regular Highways: $292,000 ($158.87)
    Police Protection: $257,000 ($139.83)
    General - Other: $188,000 ($102.29)
    Parks and Recreation: $155,000 ($84.33)
    Libraries: $93,000 ($50.60)
    Financial Administration: $82,000 ($44.61)
    General Public Buildings: $35,000 ($19.04)
    Local Fire Protection: $33,000 ($17.95)
    Solid Waste Management: $28,000 ($15.23)
    Central Staff Services: $10,000 ($5.44)
    Air Transportation: $10,000 ($5.44)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $97,000 ($52.77)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $18,000 ($9.79)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Electric Utilities: $177,000 ($96.30)
    Water Utilities: $86,000 ($46.79)
    Local Fire Protection: $18,000 ($9.79)
    Libraries: $17,000 ($9.25)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,112,000 ($605.01)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $18,000 ($9.79)

Greenfield government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $280,000 ($152.34)
    Other: $38,000 ($20.67)
    Air Transportation: $5,000 ($2.72)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $60,000 ($32.64)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $31,000 ($16.87)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $217,000 ($118.06)
    Interest Earnings: $30,000 ($16.32)
    Rents: $23,000 ($12.51)
    Special Assessments: $13,000 ($7.07)
    Fines and Forfeits: $3,000 ($1.63)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $4,118,000 ($2240.48)
    Water Utilities: $911,000 ($495.65)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $246,000 ($133.84)
    Other: $47,000 ($25.57)
  • Tax - Property: $1,010,000 ($549.51)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $233,000 ($126.77)
    Public Utilities Sales: $19,000 ($10.34)
    Other License: $10,000 ($5.44)

Greenfield government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,949,000 ($2692.60)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,083,000 ($2221.44)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $866,000 ($471.16)

Greenfield government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,192,000 ($2824.81)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,478,000 ($804.13)

4.89% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($34,542 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.89%
Iowa average:

5.97%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Guthrie County, IA  1.21% ($32,314 average AGI)

Businesses in Greenfield, IA

  • Subway: 1
  • True Value: 1
  • U.S. Cellular: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Greenfield:

  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KPSZ (940 AM; 10 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBGG (1700 AM; 10 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WOI (640 AM; 5 kW; AMES, IA; Owner: IOWA STATE UNIV., OF SCIENCE & TECH.)
  • KSIB (1520 AM; daytime; 1 kW; CRESTON, IA; Owner: G. O. RADIO, LTD.)
  • KRNT (1350 AM; 5 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KMA (960 AM; 5 kW; SHENANDOAH, IA; Owner: KMA BROADCASTING L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Greenfield:

  • KKRF (107.9 FM; STUART, IA; Owner: COON VALLEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KSIB-FM (101.3 FM; CRESTON, IA; Owner: G. O. RADIO, LIMITED)
  • K203DB (88.5 FM; CRESTON, IA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KSOM (96.5 FM; AUDUBON, IA; Owner: MEREDITH COMMUNICATIONS L.C.)
  • KMXD (100.3 FM; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSWI (95.7 FM; ATLANTIC, IA; Owner: MEREDITH COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Greenfield:

  • WOI-TV (Channel 5; AMES, IA; Owner: CAPITAL COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY, INC.)
  • KDIN-TV (Channel 11; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KHIN (Channel 36; RED OAK, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KPWB-TV (Channel 23; AMES, IA; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF IOWA, L.L.C.)
  • KDSM-TV (Channel 17; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: KDSM LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KCCI (Channel 8; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: DES MOINES HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC.)
  • WHO-TV (Channel 13; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
Greenfield fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019

Greenfield fatal accident list:

Aug 21, 2004 11:50 AM, Sr-92, Lat: 41.303208, Lon: -94.453259, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
Sep 16, 2004 07:15 AM, North Townline Rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 22, 1978 12:56 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 16Number of bridges
  • 69ft / 21.1mTotal length
  • 565Total average daily traffic
  • 565Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
New bridges in Greenfield, IA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11900-1909
  • 21940-1949
  • 41950-1959
  • 11970-1979
  • 11990-1999
  • 32000-2009
  • 42010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Greenfield, IA

2002 - 2017 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2017 the average number of fire incidents per year is 14. The highest number of fire incidents - 25 took place in 2017, and the least - 1 in 2010. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Greenfield, IA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (65.0%), and Structure Fires (22.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Greenfield, IA
    • 14765.0%Outside Fires
    • 5122.6%Structure Fires
    • 2611.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 20.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Greenfield, IA
Most common first names in Greenfield, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2776.8 years
Mary2585.5 years
Helen2081.3 years
George1980.8 years
William1975.9 years
Walter1675.7 years
James1576.7 years
Grace1484.7 years
Donald1376.6 years
Dorothy1279.4 years
Most common last names in Greenfield, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson2384.2 years
Jensen1776.4 years
Miller1482.9 years
Lane1488.0 years
Christensen1375.1 years
Smith1269.4 years
Foster1278.7 years
Beaman1178.9 years
Thompson1175.5 years
Dorsey1080.9 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Greenfield, IA
  • 92.7%Utility gas
  • 6.3%Electricity
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Greenfield, IA
  • 53.1%Electricity
  • 44.7%Utility gas
  • 2.3%No fuel used


Greenfield compared to Iowa state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 2 pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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