Iowa Falls is a somewhat small city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 5,195 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Iowa Falls is the 75th largest community in Iowa.
Iowa Falls is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Iowa Falls is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Iowa Falls who work in office and administrative support (10.93%), sales jobs (10.14%), and management occupations (9.26%).
Because there are quite a few people attending college in Iowa Falls, it is thought of as a college town. To the benefit of the many students in the area, Iowa Falls provides a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared towards their needs and activities.
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 13.41 minutes getting to work every day.
The education level of Iowa Falls citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 18.39% of adults 25 and older in Iowa Falls have a college degree.
The per capita income in Iowa Falls in 2010 was $23,566, which is middle income relative to Iowa and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $94,264 for a family of four. However, Iowa Falls contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Iowa Falls home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Iowa Falls residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Iowa Falls include Irish, Dutch, Norwegian, and English.
The most common language spoken in Iowa Falls is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Japanese.