Maxwell is a tiny city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 914 people and just one neighborhood, Maxwell is the 281st largest community in Iowa. Much of the housing stock in Maxwell was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Maxwell is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Maxwell is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Maxwell who work in office and administrative support (20.18%), management occupations (7.96%) and sales jobs (7.79%).
Also of interest is that Maxwell has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Maxwell is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Maxwell really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Maxwell perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Maxwell is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.