Cedar Rapids is the manufacturing capital of Iowa and the
state's second largest city. More than 120,000 people live in Cedar
Rapids and the surrounding towns make Linn County a community of more
than 190,000 residents. What do these residents like most about the
area? Everything! Nowhere else in the country combines commerce,
culture, leisure and education the way Cedar Rapids does.
From its rich cultural heritage to its diverse leisure activities,
the Cedar Rapids area is the perfect place to raise a family. With its
diverse industry, the Cedar Rapids area offers a low cost of living and
plentiful jobs. Combine a strong work ethic with high paying jobs and
you have a prosperous community - a community of security, hope,
possibility and belonging.