New Albin is a tiny city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 504 people and just one neighborhood, New Albin is the 361st largest community in Iowa.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in New Albin, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 44.13% of New Albin’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, New Albin is a city of construction workers and builders, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in New Albin who work in office and administrative support (12.96%), management occupations (9.72%) and food service (9.72%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, New Albin 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, New Albin really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is New Albin 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.