Iowa is a very small town located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 3,164 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Iowa is the 130th largest community in Louisiana.
Iowa is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Iowa is a town of professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Iowa who work in sales jobs (12.64%), office and administrative support (8.08%), and healthcare (7.83%).
And if you like science, one thing you'll find is that Iowa has lots of scientists living in town - whether they be life scientists, physical scientists (like astronomers), or social scientists (like geographers!). So, if you're scientific-minded, you might like it here too.
Iowa is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The percentage of adults in Iowa with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 15.94% of adults in Iowa have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Iowa in 2018 was $21,583, which is middle income relative to Louisiana, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $86,332 for a family of four. However, Iowa contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Iowa is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Iowa home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Iowa residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Iowa include French Canadian, French, German, Irish, and Acadian/Cajun.
The most common language spoken in Iowa is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and African languages.