Earlham is a very small city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 1,403 people and just one neighborhood, Earlham is the 204th largest community in Iowa.
Real Estate Prices
Earlham real estate is some of the most expensive in Iowa, although Earlham house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Earlham isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Earlham are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Earlham is a city of sales and office workers, managers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Earlham who work in office and administrative support (14.81%), sales jobs (12.93%) and management occupations (11.05%).
Also of interest is that Earlham has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Earlham 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, Earlham really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Earlham 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, Earlham doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.