Length: 4.3–5.1 in
Wingspan: 7.5–8.7 in
Their diet is primarily seeds.
Look for the American Goldfinch in overgrown places, fields, and floodplains. They are also common in suburbs, parks, and backyards.
They can be located year-round across the Eastern and parts of Midwest United States, migrating South for the winter and North for the summer.