Skip to Main Content
Greenfield
  • Town in Massachusetts

Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade C+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade B minus
  3. Housing
    grade C
  4. Nightlife
    grade A minus
  5. Good for Families
    grade B minus
  6. Diversity
    grade B
  7. Jobs
    grade B minus
  8. Weather
    grade C minus
  9. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade B
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  12. Commute
    grade A minus

editorial

Greenfield is a town in Massachusetts with a population of 17,375. Greenfield is in Franklin County. Living in Greenfield offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Greenfield there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals and retirees live in Greenfield and residents tend to be liberal.

About

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$194,200
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$926
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    44%
  • Own
    56%
Sponsored Mortgage Options for Greenfield
Get Rates
  • Find a loan that's right for you. Compare today's top mortgage and refinancing providers.
  • Fast financing, unprecedented service, and no hidden fees.
Niche may be compensated by the third party lenders and others who place ads on the website. Niche is not a lender and does not endorse the products of these advertisers. Fees that Niche receives for ads do not affect the terms you may be offered by the lender you choose. There are many additional borrowing options available.

Map

Greenfield Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    360.7
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    63
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    57.3
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    481
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,420.1
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    57.3
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    9%
  • 10-17 years
    9%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    14%
  • 35-44 years
    14%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    21%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    15%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    20%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    29%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    28%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    9%
    national  12%

Working in Greenfield

Similar Places

Places like Greenfield

Greenfield Reviews

Rating 3.35 out of 5  43 reviews
Selecting a category below will take you to another page
All Categories
Rating 3 out of 5  
Start Your Review of Greenfield
Rating 5 out of 5  
Rating 5 out of 5  

add-to-list