Larchwood is a tiny city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 866 people and just one neighborhood, Larchwood is the 291st largest community in Iowa.
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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 great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Larchwood a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Larchwood has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Larchwood’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
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.