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-Arts and culture
-Attractive downtown
-Cost of living


-Recent job weakness
-Harsh winters

What Bert Has To Say About Cedar Rapids Metro Area

Cedar Rapids is a typically Midwestern agricultural and industrial center, the center of which is built on an island at the “rapids” of the Cedar River. Downtown is modern in appearance, with attractive parks and waterfront areas. Arts and culture amenities are better than average for a small city, with a symphony and an art museum that holds the largest collection of works by native son Grant Wood. There are a couple of small colleges in town and some minor league sports.

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Quick Facts About Mount Vernon

    The unemployment rate in Mount Vernon is 4.00 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Negative. Mount Vernon jobs have Decreased by 0.30 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Mount Vernon's cost of living is 2.90% Lower than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Mount Vernon's population is 4,486 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 22.67 percent.
    Average Commute time is 18 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    The median home cost in Mount Vernon is $176,750. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 15.59%.
    Mount Vernon public schools spend $10,647 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.1 students per teacher in Mount Vernon.

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It's a good time to buy in Mount Vernon. Home Appreciation is up 5.1% in the last 12 months. Browse Mount Vernon Real Estate.
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No culture or restaurants that have real food-not frozen, lower class people with no manners, angry and like to run you over with no thought in... (Read More)



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