Carlisle is a very small city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 4,098 people and just one neighborhood, Carlisle is the 97th largest community in Iowa.
Real Estate Prices
Carlisle real estate is some of the most expensive in Iowa, although Carlisle house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Carlisle is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Carlisle is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Carlisle who work in sales jobs (19.22%), office and administrative support (12.29%) and management occupations (7.57%).
Also of interest is that Carlisle has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Carlisle 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, Carlisle’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.