West Union is a very small city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 2,433 people and just one neighborhood, West Union is the 134th largest community in Iowa.
Occupations and Workforce
West Union is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, West Union is a city of professionals, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in West Union who work in teaching (9.89%), management occupations (9.16%) and office and administrative support (9.16%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of West Union spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 16.58 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
As is often the case in a small city, West Union doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.