Larchwood is a tiny city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 880 people and just one neighborhood, Larchwood is the 291st largest community in Iowa.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Larchwood is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Larchwood is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Larchwood who work in office and administrative support (17.00%), management occupations (9.71%) and sales jobs (8.61%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Larchwood is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Larchwood really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Larchwood perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Larchwood is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.