City of Cedar Rapids, IA
Cedar Rapids is located in Linn County in Iowa. The median income is $52,242 and the median home value is $131,300. The unemployment rate is 6.08% compared to the 6.1% unemployment rate for the United States (as of August 2014). Workers commute an average of 17.3 minutes to work each day. The population is 87% White, 6% Black, 2% Asian. 0% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. 4% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. For more on schools, business, and healthcare in Cedar Rapids, see each of the tabs to the leftabove. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Cedar Rapids has a Walk Score® of 32.
Median Household Income$52,242
Median Home Price$131,300
Billed as a “City of Five Seasons,” many things to do in Cedar Rapids involve activities that allow residents to embrace the area's natural beauty because of, not in spite of, distinct seasonal differences, and many of the city's top attractions offer season-specific activities year round. Outdoor Activities in Cedar Rapids
SchoolsIn Cedar Rapids, Iowa
The quality of a school district if often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Cedar Rapids rates.
BusinessIn Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Being a great place to live and being a great place to work, often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Cedar Rapids.
HealthIn Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Access to quality hospitals, doctors and healthcare providers are just part of what make a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Cedar Rapids.