Cedar Rapids, Iowa

A dynamic and welcoming city that offers the perfect blend of economic opportunity, cultural richness, and high quality of life.

Community Summary

Cedar Rapids, Iowa

A beacon of economic opportunity, cultural richness, and exceptional quality of life, our city offers a diverse and thriving economy that includes a variety of industries such as healthcare, education, advanced manufacturing, and technology. The business-friendly environment of our city, with a robust talent pipeline and supportive city leadership, is another point of pride for us.

In addition to our economic strengths, Cedar Rapids offers a rich cultural scene that includes numerous museums, art galleries, and theaters, showcasing the talent of our local artists and enhancing the artistic and intellectual vibrancy of our community. Outdoor enthusiasts of all ages and interests will enjoy our stunning parks, trails, and waterways, which provide a natural playground for all to enjoy.

Cedar Rapids is also committed to fostering innovation and education, and boasts several prestigious colleges and universities, such as Coe College and Kirkwood Community College. Our talented and educated workforce is also available for businesses to draw upon. Cedar Rapids is home to cutting-edge incubators and accelerators, such as the NewBoCo incubator and the Iowa Startup Accelerator, which are dedicated to encouraging innovation and entrepreneurial success.

At Cedar Rapids, we are dedicated to cultivating a wonderful place to live, work, and play. Whether you are seeking to start a new business venture, relocate your family, or simply visit and explore, we invite you to discover all that Cedar Rapids has to offer.