Sheffield has the 2695th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 0.8% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Sheffield is part of the Florence metro area. Unemployment in the Florence area is 6%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Florence has the 316th largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Sheffield is below average at $36,030, and the median cost of a home in Sheffield is $88,300, which is below the national average. 17% of workers in Sheffield hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 77% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Sheffield. 89% of Sheffield workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 6% carpool, and 4% walk. People in Sheffield spend an average of 20 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.