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, Iowa isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Iowa are a mix 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 (12.59%), office and administrative support (11.68%), and healthcare (10.49%).
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Iowa is worth considering.
Being a small town, Iowa does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Iowa rank slightly lower than the national average. 13.28% 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 $21,913, which is upper middle income relative to Louisiana, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $87,652 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.