Avoca is a very small city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 1,506 people and just one neighborhood, Avoca is the 196th largest community in Iowa. Avoca 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 where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Avoca is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Avoca is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Avoca who work in sales jobs (10.38%), office and administrative support (9.32%) and management occupations (6.17%).
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, Avoca is worth considering.