Mountain Iron is a very small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 2,890 people and just one neighborhood, Mountain Iron is the 210th largest community in Minnesota.
Occupations and Workforce
Mountain Iron is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Mountain Iron is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Mountain Iron who work in sales jobs (15.73%), office and administrative support (15.10%) and management occupations (7.30%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet city 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!) Mountain Iron 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. Mountain Iron has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Mountain Iron than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Mountain Iron may be for you.
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 16.79 minutes getting to work every day.
As is often the case in a small city, Mountain Iron doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.