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
Unlike some cities, West Union isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in West Union are a mix of both white- and blue-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.
West Union 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.