Massena is a tiny city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 345 people and just one neighborhood, Massena is the 393rd largest community in Iowa. Much of the housing stock in Massena 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 where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Massena is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Massena is a city of sales and office workers, transportation and shipping workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Massena who work in sales jobs (15.79%), office and administrative support (8.95%) and management occupations (7.89%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Massena has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Massena has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Massena than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Massena may be for you.