Larchwood is a tiny city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 886 people and just one neighborhood, Larchwood is the 291st largest community in Iowa.
Occupations and Workforce
Larchwood is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-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
Because of many things, Larchwood is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Larchwood a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Larchwood has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Larchwood’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
Being a small city, Larchwood does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.