Audubon is a very small city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 2,017 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Audubon is the 148th largest community in Iowa.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Audubon is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Audubon is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Audubon who work in management occupations (14.95%), office and administrative support (12.42%), and sales jobs (10.20%).
One of the benefits of Audubon is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 17.82 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Being a small city, Audubon does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The percentage of adults in Audubon who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 19.97% of the adults in Audubon have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Audubon in 2010 was $28,974, which is wealthy relative to Iowa, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $115,896 for a family of four. However, Audubon contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Audubon home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Audubon residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Audubon include Danish, Irish, English, and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in Audubon is English. Other important languages spoken here include Thai and African languages.