Iowa is a very small town located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 3,219 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Iowa is the 130th largest community in Louisiana.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Iowa is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Iowa is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Iowa who work in sales jobs (13.41%), office and administrative support (12.48%), and healthcare (8.76%).
As is often the case in a small town, Iowa doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Iowa rank slightly lower than the national average. 14.11% of adults 25 and older in Iowa have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Iowa in 2010 was $20,156, 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 $80,624 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, German, Irish, and Acadian/Cajun.
The most common language spoken in Iowa is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Spanish.