Neola is a tiny city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 856 people and just one neighborhood, Neola is the 299th largest community in Iowa. Neola has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.
Real Estate Prices
Neola real estate is some of the most expensive in Iowa, although Neola house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Neola is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Neola is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Neola who work in management occupations (12.76%), office and administrative support (10.44%) and sales jobs (10.44%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Neola is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Neola’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Being a small city, Neola does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.