Denver is a very small city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 1,820 people and just one neighborhood, Denver is the 172nd largest community in Iowa.
Real Estate Prices
Denver real estate is some of the most expensive in Iowa, although Denver house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Denver is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Denver is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Denver who work in sales jobs (12.00%), office and administrative support (11.39%) and management occupations (8.34%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Denver 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, Denver’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
Being a small city, Denver does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.