Bancroft is a tiny city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 716 people and just one neighborhood, Bancroft is the 328th largest community in Iowa.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Bancroft isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Bancroft are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Bancroft is a city of sales and office workers, managers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Bancroft who work in sales jobs (15.76%), management occupations (15.11%) and office and administrative support (12.54%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Bancroft is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Bancroft spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 16.78 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
Being a small city, Bancroft does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.