Graettinger is a tiny city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 813 people and just one neighborhood, Graettinger is the 298th largest community in Iowa. Much of the housing stock in Graettinger was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Graettinger is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 35.43% of the Graettinger workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Graettinger is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Graettinger who work in office and administrative support (17.32%), management occupations (8.40%) and sales jobs (7.87%).
Also of interest is that Graettinger has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
As is often the case in a small city, Graettinger doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.