Ida Grove is a very small city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 2,122 people and just one neighborhood, Ida Grove is the 151st largest community in Iowa.
Occupations and Workforce
Ida Grove is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Ida Grove is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ida Grove who work in office and administrative support (12.17%), management occupations (9.64%) and sales jobs (9.15%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Ida Grove has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Ida Grove has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Ida Grove than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Ida Grove may be for you.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Ida Grove spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 13.38 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.