Corydon is a very small city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 1,589 people and just one neighborhood, Corydon is the 190th largest community in Iowa. Much of the housing stock in Corydon 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, Corydon isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Corydon are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Corydon is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Corydon who work in office and administrative support (14.35%), healthcare (11.36%) and sales jobs (7.89%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Corydon has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Corydon a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
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 17.32 minutes getting to work every day.