Ione is a tiny town located in the state of Washington. With a population of 448 people and just one neighborhood, Ione is the 269th largest community in Washington.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Ione is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 45.30% of the Ione workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Ione is a town of construction workers and builders, service providers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ione who work in management occupations (11.11%), office and administrative support (7.69%) and law enforcement and fire fighting (7.69%).
Setting & Lifestyle
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, Ione is worth considering.
Ione 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.