Anita is a tiny city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 957 people and just one neighborhood, Anita is the 272nd largest community in Iowa. Anita has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Anita, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 36.72% of Anita’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Anita is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Anita who work in office and administrative support (15.14%), teaching (7.94%) and healthcare (7.20%).
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, Anita is worth considering.
Being a small city, Anita does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.