Lake Mills is a very small city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 2,056 people and just one neighborhood, Lake Mills is the 152nd largest community in Iowa.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Lake Mills is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 36.10% of the Lake Mills workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Lake Mills is a city of production and manufacturing workers, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lake Mills who work in management occupations (9.23%), sales jobs (8.18%) and office and administrative support (7.94%).
Setting & Lifestyle
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 17.27 minutes getting to work every day.
As is often the case in a small city, Lake Mills doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.