Hazleton is a tiny city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 820 people and just one neighborhood, Hazleton is the 305th largest community in Iowa. Much of the housing stock in Hazleton 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, Hazleton is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 41.39% of the Hazleton workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Hazleton is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hazleton who work in office and administrative support (11.83%), management occupations (9.25%) and sales jobs (7.71%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Hazleton is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.