Swisher is a tiny city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 932 people and just one neighborhood, Swisher is the 288th largest community in Iowa.
Real Estate Prices
Swisher real estate is some of the most expensive in Iowa, although Swisher house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Swisher is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Swisher is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Swisher who work in office and administrative support (17.14%), management occupations (14.10%) and sales jobs (9.33%).
Also of interest is that Swisher has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Swisher is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Swisher 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, Swisher has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Swisher’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
As is often the case in a small city, Swisher doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.