Keosauqua is a very small city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 947 people and just one neighborhood, Keosauqua is the 266th largest community in Iowa.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Keosauqua is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Keosauqua is a city of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Keosauqua who work in healthcare (15.94%), office and administrative support (13.63%) and management occupations (8.55%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Keosauqua’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
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!) Keosauqua 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. Keosauqua has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Keosauqua than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Keosauqua may be for you.
One of the benefits of Keosauqua is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 17.52 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.