Manly is a very small city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 1,325 people and just one neighborhood, Manly is the 216th largest community in Iowa. Much of the housing stock in Manly was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Manly isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Manly are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Manly is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Manly who work in office and administrative support (20.68%), sales jobs (14.92%) and healthcare (7.39%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Manly’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
As is often the case in a small city, Manly doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.