Marengo is a very small city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 2,513 people and just one neighborhood, Marengo is the 132nd largest community in Iowa. Marengo has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.
Occupations and Workforce
Marengo is a blue-collar town, with 39.03% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Marengo is a city of service providers, production and manufacturing workers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Marengo who work in sales jobs (10.85%), office and administrative support (6.70%) and maintenance occupations (6.47%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Marengo is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.