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Des Moines, IA vs Cedar Rapids, IA

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Highlights
- Cedar Rapids is 0% more densely populated than Des Moines.
- People are 11.7% more likely to be married in Cedar Rapids.
- The Median Age is 2.1 years older in Cedar Rapids.


People
 Des Moines, IACedar Rapids, IAUnited States
 214,778130,330321,004,407
 50.7%51.4%50.8%
 49.3%48.6%49.2%
 33.93637.8
 space3
 202,095125,450308,745,538
 198,682120,758285,036,114
 193,187108,751251,960,433
 8.1%7.9%12.6%
 11.2%19.8%27.4%
 space4
 2,435.61,840.290.9
 88.270.83,531,905.4
 2.51.2264,836.8
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 Est. Total Population By Age
 Des Moines, IACedar Rapids, IAUnited States
 7.3%6.9%6.2%
 7.1%5.9%6.4%
 6.5%6.3%6.5%
 3.6%3.9%3.9%
 4.6%4.5%4.1%
 6.0%6.5%5.6%
 16.5%14.7%13.7%
 13.0%12.7%12.7%
 12.2%12.2%13.4%
 6.3%6.3%6.7%
 5.3%5.8%6.0%
 6.7%7.6%8.6%
 3.3%4.4%4.4%
 1.6%2.3%1.9%
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 Race
 Des Moines, IACedar Rapids, IAUnited States
 66.5%83.6%61.5%
 10.7%6.2%12.3%
 5.9%3.0%5.3%
 0.3%0.2%0.7%
 0.1%0.1%0.2%
 0.2%0.3%0.2%
 3.2%2.8%2.3%
 13.1%3.8%17.6%
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 Marriage & Family
 Des Moines, IACedar Rapids, IAUnited States
 43.2%48.3%50.2%
     41.2%47.0%48.2%
     2.0%1.3%2.0%
 56.8%51.7%49.8%
     37.0%34.2%33.1%
     14.2%11.5%10.9%
     5.5%6.0%5.8%
 space5
 2.502.342.63
 83,91654,433118,825,921
 48,57331,49578,298,703
     29.9%32.7%31.1%
     35.5%42.9%42.3%
 35,34322,93840,527,218
     24.2%17.5%16.3%
     10.3%6.9%10.3%

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Reviews for Des Moines    51 Reviews
Parka and meat loaf - 11/20/2019
Good for the old that like slow pace and cheap buffets. Also good for non-descript mid-westerners that don't like a lot of action. No nightlife or mountains to hike... Read More

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Rated #5 Among Best Places to Live for a Reason - 10/2/2019
Google these: State of the Air Cleanest Cities ~ US News Best Places to Live ~ Heartland Hotspot: Why Millennials Are Flocking to Des Moines. And there are more for... Read More

Turn around go back home - 6/26/2019
It’s good and bad, great for the anyone making 6 figures and a professional and drives 30 miles over the speed limit like they do. Iowa is the top ten of lowest minimum... Read More
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Reviews for Cedar Rapids    36 Reviews
Hehe, I'm in 6th grade. - 5/30/2019
I want the people who live here to be happy, 5... Read More

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Avoid if possible - 5/24/2017
The streets here are TERRIBLE. Speed Scameras everywhere! People are rude! One way streets start and stop without warning all over downtown. nothing to do but drink and... Read More

About transportation - 7/13/2015
I would like to share about transportation here in Cedar Rapids IA. here the service of transportation it's very slow because you have to wait no less than one hour to... Read More

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ZIPS IN DES MOINES, IOWA
50317, 50315, 50310, 50320, 50313, 50316, 50312, 50311, 50314, 50321, 12 total
ZIPS IN CEDAR RAPIDS, IOWA
52402 52404 52405 52403 52411 52401

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