Durant is a very small city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 1,825 people and just one neighborhood, Durant is the 169th largest community in Iowa.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Durant isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Durant are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Durant is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Durant who work in office and administrative support (21.57%), sales jobs (10.32%) and management occupations (6.91%).
Also of interest is that Durant has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Durant 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, Durant’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
As is often the case in a small city, Durant doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.