Nashua is a very small city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 1,636 people and just one neighborhood, Nashua is the 183rd largest community in Iowa. Nashua has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Nashua is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Nashua is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Nashua who work in office and administrative support (13.22%), sales jobs (11.85%) and personal care services (6.89%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Nashua is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Nashua a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Nashua has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Nashua’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
As is often the case in a small city, Nashua doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.