Bertram is a tiny city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 300 people and just one neighborhood, Bertram is the 399th largest community in Iowa.
Real Estate Prices
Bertram real estate is some of the most expensive in Iowa, although Bertram house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Bertram isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Bertram are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Bertram is a city of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bertram who work in healthcare (12.80%), sales jobs (12.80%) and art, media, and design (12.20%).
Of important note, Bertram is also a city of artists. Bertram has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Bertram’s character.
Also of interest is that Bertram has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Bertram is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Bertram’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
As is often the case in a small city, Bertram doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.