Dunkerton is a tiny city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 844 people and just one neighborhood, Dunkerton is the 294th largest community in Iowa.
Real Estate Prices
Dunkerton real estate is some of the most expensive in Iowa, although Dunkerton house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Dunkerton, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 40.63% of Dunkerton’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Dunkerton is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Dunkerton who work in office and administrative support (15.62%), maintenance occupations (8.26%) and food service (5.36%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Dunkerton is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Dunkerton really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Dunkerton perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
As is often the case in a small city, Dunkerton doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.