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
Lakeside is a blue-collar town, with 37.18% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. 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
One of the benefits of Lakeside is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 12.86 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.
As is often the case in a small city, Lakeside doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.