Sibley is a very small city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 2,692 people and just one neighborhood, Sibley is the 124th largest community in Iowa.
Occupations and Workforce
Sibley is a blue-collar town, with 37.36% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Sibley is a city of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Sibley who work in office and administrative support (15.34%), farm management occupations (8.31%) and teaching (6.25%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Sibley 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, Sibley’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Sibley spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 18.31 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.