Seymour is a tiny city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 700 people and just one neighborhood, Seymour is the 333rd largest community in Iowa. Seymour has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.
Occupations and Workforce
Seymour is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Seymour is a city of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Seymour who work in office and administrative support (17.42%), teaching (15.53%) and healthcare (8.71%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Seymour has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Seymour has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Seymour than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Seymour may be for you.
Being a small city, Seymour does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.