Hills is a tiny city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 806 people and just one neighborhood, Hills is the 332nd largest community in Iowa.
Real Estate Prices
Hills real estate is some of the most expensive in Iowa, although Hills house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Hills is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hills is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hills who work in sales jobs (20.94%), office and administrative support (10.99%) and management occupations (7.85%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Hills 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.
One of the benefits of Hills is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 18.96 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Being a small city, Hills does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.