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Cedar Rapids, IA: What you need to know

The arts, nightlife, sports and recreation are all part of life in Cedar Rapids, a city with 74 parks, four golf courses and six swimming pools. Cedar River straddles the community, and 12 distinct neighborhoods give homeowners a variety of buying options. Tech giant Rockwell Collins anchors the economy, while the highly rated hospitals of Mercy Medical Center and St. Luke’s are among the community's top employers.


Cedar Rapids, IA City Profile

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Population 128,829
Median Age 36
Median Household Income $53,581
Median Home Price $136,400
Walkscore 32

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Cedar Rapids, IA Demographics

Median Population in Cedar Rapids, IA

Median Age 35.6%
Age 18 Over 77%
Age 21 Over 71.9%
Age 62 Over 16.6%
Age 65 Over 13.5%

Race in Cedar Rapids, IA

  Ethnicity White 86.8%
  Ethnicity Black 6.1%
  Ethnicity Asian 2.2%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 3.6%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.3%
  Ethnicity Other 1.1%

Population By Gender in Cedar Rapids, IA

  Male 48.7%
  Female 51.3%

Language in Cedar Rapids, IA

  English Only 95%
  English Other 5%

Economics in Cedar Rapids, IA

  Median Household Income $53,581
  Median Home Price $136,400
  Homes Owned 31.1%
  Homes Rent 68.9%
  Median Property Rent $695

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Commute Types in Cedar Rapids, IA

  Walked 2.3%
  Worked at Home 2.7%
  Public Transportation 1.5%
  Other Means 1.5%
  Drove Alone 82.8%
  Carpooled 9.2%

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