Coggon is a tiny city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 656 people and just one neighborhood, Coggon is the 341st largest community in Iowa. Much of the housing stock in Coggon was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Coggon isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Coggon are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Coggon is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Coggon who work in sales jobs (12.01%), office and administrative support (9.61%) and management occupations (9.31%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Coggon 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, Coggon’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
Coggon 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.