Iliamna is a tiny coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Alaska. With a population of 109 people and just one neighborhood, Iliamna is the 63rd largest community in Alaska.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Iliamna is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Iliamna is a town of managers, service providers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Iliamna who work in management occupations (23.08%), office and administrative support (15.38%) and personal care services (10.26%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Iliamna’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Iliamna has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Iliamna a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One of the nice things about Iliamna is that it is nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Because of this, visitors and locals will often go to these areas to take in the scenery or to enjoy waterfront activities.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Iliamna spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 13.65 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the town are less than they would otherwise be.
Iliamna is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.