Missouri Valley is a very small city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 2,692 people and just one neighborhood, Missouri Valley is the 122nd largest community in Iowa. Missouri Valley has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Missouri Valley isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Missouri Valley are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Missouri Valley is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Missouri Valley who work in office and administrative support (12.83%), sales jobs (9.45%) and teaching (7.69%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Missouri Valley is worth considering.