Best Places to Live in Norway, Iowa

Small city - East-central Iowa, along Cedar River
Pros
-Arts and culture
-Attractive downtown
-Cost of living
Cons
-Entertainment
-Recent job weakness
-Harsh winters

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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.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Iowa
County: Benton County
Metro Area: Cedar Rapids Metro Area
City: Norway
Zip Codes: 52318
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 594 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Norway is 3.8% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Norway jobs have increased by 0.88%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Norway's cost of living is 12.60% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Norway's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Norway's population is 526 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -9.78%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 26 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Norway is $122,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.72%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Norway public schools spend $12,713 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.3 students per teacher in Norway. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Norway

It's a good time to buy in Norway. Home Appreciation is up 1.0% in the last 12 months. Browse Norway Real Estate.

The median home price in Norway is $122,600. Browse Homes in this Range.


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ZIP CODES IN NORWAY, IOWA
52318