Lakeside is a tiny city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 709 people and just one neighborhood, Lakeside is the 351st largest community in Iowa.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Lakeside, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 37.18% of Lakeside’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Lakeside is a city of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lakeside who work in office and administrative support (10.95%), maintenance occupations (7.20%) and management occupations (6.92%).
Of important note, Lakeside is also a city of artists. Lakeside has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Lakeside’s character.
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 12.86 minutes getting to work every day.
Being a small city, Lakeside does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.