Brooklyn is a very small city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 1,453 people and just one neighborhood, Brooklyn is the 199th largest community in Iowa. Brooklyn has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.
Occupations and Workforce
Brooklyn is a blue-collar town, with 36.55% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Brooklyn is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Brooklyn who work in office and administrative support (11.76%), sales jobs (11.43%) and teaching (8.37%).
Also of interest is that Brooklyn has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Brooklyn 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.
Brooklyn is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.