Vail is a tiny city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 424 people and just one neighborhood, Vail is the 384th largest community in Iowa. Vail has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Vail, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 42.19% of Vail’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Vail is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Vail who work in office and administrative support (13.02%), management occupations (9.38%) and maintenance occupations (8.33%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Vail is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Vail has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Vail a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Vail 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.