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.
Unlike some cities, Iowa Falls isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Iowa Falls are a mix of both white- and blue-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 (10.98%), sales jobs (9.80%), and healthcare (7.51%).
In addition, Iowa Falls is a college town. There are a lot of students in Iowa Falls attending college, and as a result Iowa Falls provides a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared to the needs and activities of students.
One of the benefits of Iowa Falls is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 14.53 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.
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. 18.31% of adults 25 and older in Iowa Falls have a college degree.
The per capita income in Iowa Falls in 2010 was $25,752, which is upper middle income relative to Iowa and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $103,008 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, Norwegian, Dutch, and English.
The most common language spoken in Iowa Falls is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Japanese.