Maize is a very small city located in the state of Kansas. With a population of 4,073 people and just one neighborhood, Maize is the 86th largest community in Kansas.
Real Estate Prices
Maize real estate is some of the most expensive in Kansas, although Maize house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Maize is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Maize is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Maize who work in office and administrative support (21.00%), sales jobs (13.79%) and management occupations (9.69%).
Also of interest is that Maize has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Maize is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Maize’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
As is often the case in a small city, Maize doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.