Eddyville is a very small city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 1,016 people and just one neighborhood, Eddyville is the 261st largest community in Iowa.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Eddyville, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 41.78% of Eddyville’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Eddyville is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Eddyville who work in office and administrative support (15.64%), management occupations (8.12%) and personal care services (7.13%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Eddyville is a small city, and as is often the case with smaller towns, the population isn't large or dense enough to support much in the way of a public transportation system. In fact, there are many rural roads around Eddyville, which makes walking or biking to and from work a bit difficult. This makes for a very car-oriented town: 97.23% of residents commute to work by private automobile, and people often drive out of town for work, shopping, and other activities.
Being a small city, Eddyville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.