Boyden is a tiny city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 709 people and just one neighborhood, Boyden is the 330th largest community in Iowa.
Occupations and Workforce
Boyden is a blue-collar town, with 36.49% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Boyden is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Boyden who work in sales jobs (16.22%), office and administrative support (8.38%) and healthcare suport services (7.84%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Boyden 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, Boyden’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
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 15.60 minutes getting to work every day.