Whiting is a tiny city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 746 people and just one neighborhood, Whiting is the 323rd largest community in Iowa. Whiting has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.
Occupations and Workforce
Whiting is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Whiting is a city of service providers, managers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Whiting who work in management occupations (13.16%), food service (9.09%) and office and administrative support (8.61%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Whiting 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.
As is often the case in a small city, Whiting doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.