Arnolds Park is a very small city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 1,207 people and just one neighborhood, Arnolds Park is the 241st largest community in Iowa.
Real Estate Prices
Arnolds Park real estate is some of the most expensive in Iowa, although Arnolds Park house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Arnolds Park is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Arnolds Park is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Arnolds Park who work in office and administrative support (17.59%), management occupations (8.15%) and food service (7.78%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Another notable thing is that Arnolds Park is an extremely popular destination for tourists and seasonal residents. So much of the population is seasonal such that the city’s population swells significantly during the vacation season, and drops again when the season ends. Because of this, much of the local economy is centered around tourism; some businesses may be operated only during the high season. During the low season, year-round residents will notice that the city is a substantially quieter place to live.
Arnolds Park’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 17.78 minutes getting to work every day.
Being a small city, Arnolds Park does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.