Iuka is a tiny village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 474 people and just one neighborhood, Iuka is the 755th largest community in Illinois.
Occupations and Workforce
Iuka is a blue-collar town, with 46.99% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Iuka is a village of service providers, construction workers and builders and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Iuka who work in sales jobs (13.66%), food service (8.20%) and law enforcement and fire fighting (6.56%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Iuka 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.
It is a fairly quiet village because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Iuka has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Iuka has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Iuka than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Iuka may be for you.
As is often the case in a small village, Iuka doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.