Waukon is a very small city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 3,795 people and just one neighborhood, Waukon is the 96th largest community in Iowa. Waukon has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Waukon is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Waukon is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Waukon who work in office and administrative support (15.32%), management occupations (8.74%) and sales jobs (8.14%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Waukon 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.
Being a small city, Waukon does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.