Winthrop is a tiny city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 851 people and just one neighborhood, Winthrop is the 295th largest community in Iowa.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Winthrop is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Winthrop is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Winthrop who work in office and administrative support (12.60%), teaching (9.45%) and management occupations (7.68%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Winthrop is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Winthrop really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Winthrop perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.