As of the
of 2000, there were 2,542 people, 1,180
households, and 665 families residing in the
was 1,841.1 people per square mile (711.2/kmē).
There were 1,315 housing units at an average
density of 952.4/sq mi (367.9/kmē). The racial
makneup of the town was 98.31%
and 0.67% from two or more races.
of any race were 1.10% of the population.
There were 1,180 households
out of which 23.6% had children under the age of
18 living with them, 43.6% were
living together, 10.3% had a female householder
with no husband present, and 43.6% were
nnon-families. 40.5% of all households were made
up of individuals and 18.9% had someone living
alone who was 65 years of age or older. The
average household size was 2.06 and the average
family size was 2.76.
In the town the population
was spread out with 20.8% under the age of 18,
8.5% from 18 to 24, 26.2% from 25 to 44, 22.7%
from 45 to 64, and 21.7% who were 65 years of
age or older. The median age was 41 years. For
every 100 females there were 91.0 males. For
every 100 females age 18 and over, there were
The median income for a
household in the town was $30,224, and the
median income for a family was $42,656. Males
had a median income of $31,864 versus $23,879
for females. The
per capita income
for the town was $18,045. About 12.0% of
families and 16.6% of the population were below
including 21.2% of those under age 18 and 11.8%
of those age 65 or over.
Bloomfield is within 1 mile
which runs from
where it joins the Ohio and Wabash Rivers.
Bloomfield Schools have been
in Bloomfield since the late 1800s. Bloomfield
High School is one of the most crowded schools
in Greene County, due to the fact that the
District is so large. The average class size in
the high school is 32. As of the 2006-2007
school year, there are about 356 high school
students. 87 seniors, 81 juniors, 99 sophomores,
and 89 freshman.
were born in Bloomfield.