Peosta Jobs

  • Truck Driver - Team Dedicated. We Train!

    C.R. England - Dubuque, IA

    C.R. England is now hiring Team Truck Drivers for our Dedicated Division As a Dedicated Team, you will carry freight for one customer, and one customer only. Dedicated Team...

    from C.R. England - 30+ days ago
  • Infantryman - Management Training - Part-Time

    Army National Guard - Dubuque, IA

    Discipline. Loyalty. Experience. Every employer wants someone with these qualities because these are the people who become leaders. And those are exactly the qualities you'll...

    from Army National Guard - 1 day ago
  • Sales Representative - Insurance

    Platinum Supplemental Insurance - Dubuque, IA

    For nearly 20 years, Platinum Supplemental Insurance has been one of the most innovative marketers of supplemental insurance products in the Midwest. Platinum has developed simple...

    from Platinum Supplemental Insurance - 10 hours ago
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Peosta, Iowa

Peosta is a city in Dubuque County, Iowa, and an exburb of the City of Dubuque, Iowa. It is part of the Dubuque, Iowa Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 651 at the 2000 census, but is now estimated to be 1,052 . Peosta is the seventh-largest city in Dubuque County, but it will likely soon pass Farley, Iowa, and Epworth, Iowa to become the fifth-largest. The community is home to a large industrial park, the largest campus of Northeast Iowa Community College, and a handful of new commercial businesses. However, the city is increasingly becoming a bedroom community, much like nearby Asbury, Iowa, made up of spacious new subdivisions.

Peosta Economy

Peosta is home to a large and growing industrial park. The city's manufacturing, warehousing, and shipping companies form the main part of the economy. Most of the companies in the city are relatively new, which has led to a significant number of commuters driving to Peosta's employers from Dubuque, Asbury, or Dyersville. Some of the larger employers in the city include: Captive Plastics, First Gear, Mi-T-M, and the Swiss Colony. Also, Northeast Iowa Community College employs hundreds of people at its Peosta Campus.

Peosta Careers

Among the most common occupations in Peosta are Management, professional, and related occupations, 36%; Sales and office occupations, 26%; and Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 21%. Approximately 82 percent of workers in Peosta, Iowa work for companies, 7 percent work for the government and 8 percent are self-employed.

Peosta Industries

The leading industries in Peosta, Iowa are Manufacturing, 22%; Educational, health and social services, 19%; and Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing, 9%. Simply Hired's Peosta job listings indicate that the following industries in Peosta are hiring the most workers:

Peosta Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Peosta, Iowa is $31,008, and the median income of households in Peosta was $56,250.

Average Salaries in Peosta, IA

Peosta, IA


According to our Peosta Trends data, the number of Peosta, Iowa jobs has increased by 106% since April 2013.
Peosta job trends

Peosta Employment Statistics

Population of Peosta
Total population 651
Male 48.85%
Female 51.15%
Median age 29.6
Peosta Housing
Owner-occupied homes 86.5%
Median cost of a home $128,800
Median mortgage payment $671
Renter-occupied homes 13.5%
Vacant housing 0.0%
Median monthly rent $375
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $38,500
Median for all female full-time $23,516
Household Income
Less than $10,000 2%
$10,000 to $14,999 3%
$15,000 to $24,999 6%
$25,000 to $34,999 6%
$35,000 to $49,999 18%
$50,000 to $74,999 52%
$75,000 to $99,999 10%
$100,000 to $149,999 3%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 0%
Less than 9th grade 3%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 3%
High school graduate 28%
Some college, no degree 23%
Associate's degree 9%
Bachelor's degree 30%
Graduate degree 4%
Marital Status
Never married 17%
Currently married 78%
Separated 0%
Widowed 1%
Divorced 3%
White 100%
Black or African American 0%
Asian 0%
Other 0%
Peosta Commute
Carpool 3.1%
Public transportation 0.0%
Average travel time 21 minutes

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