Jesup is a very small city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 2,649 people and just one neighborhood, Jesup is the 133rd largest community in Iowa.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Jesup is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Jesup is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Jesup who work in office and administrative support (17.26%), sales jobs (11.11%) and management occupations (7.41%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Jesup is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Jesup a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Jesup has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Jesup’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Jesup is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.