North English is a very small city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 1,026 people and just one neighborhood, North English is the 255th largest community in Iowa. Much of the housing stock in North English was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, North English isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in North English are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, North English is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in North English who work in office and administrative support (15.27%), sales jobs (11.30%) and teaching (11.30%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, North English is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making North English 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, North English has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, North English’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
One downside of living in North English, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.94 minutes every day commuting to work.
North English 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.