Larchwood is a tiny city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 873 people and just one neighborhood, Larchwood is the 291st largest community in Iowa.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Larchwood isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Larchwood are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Larchwood is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Larchwood who work in management occupations (14.25%), office and administrative support (13.60%) and sales jobs (8.99%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Larchwood is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Larchwood’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
As is often the case in a small city, Larchwood doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.