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
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Mountain Iron is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-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
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Mountain Iron has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Mountain Iron a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
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.