Milford is a very small city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 2,985 people and just one neighborhood, Milford is the 119th largest community in Iowa.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Milford is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Milford is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Milford who work in office and administrative support (12.70%), sales jobs (11.20%) and food service (7.95%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Milford 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.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Milford spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 18.34 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
Being a small city, Milford does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.