Cedar Rapids, Iowa 

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Economy in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Cedar Rapids has an unemployment rate of 3.0%. The US average is 3.9%.

Cedar Rapids has seen the job market increase by 1.3% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 25.1%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Cedar Rapids
- The Sales Tax Rate for Cedar Rapids is 7.0%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Cedar Rapids is 9.0%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Cedar Rapids
- The average income of a Cedar Rapids resident is $29,506 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Cedar Rapids resident is $54,465 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYCedar Rapids, IowaUnited States
  Unemployment Rate3.0%3.9%
  Recent Job Growth1.3%1.6%
  Future Job Growth25.1%33.5%
  Sales Taxes7.0%7.3%
  Income Tax9.0%4.6%
  Income per Cap.$31,585$31,177
  Household Income$56,828$57,652
  Family Median Income$74,924$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting0.6%1.3%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction0.0%0.6%
  Construction5.4%6.2%
  Manufacturing16.2%10.4%
  Wholesale trade2.2%2.7%
  Retail trade13.8%11.6%
  Transportation and warehousing4.4%4.1%
  Utilities1.3%0.9%
  Information2.5%2.1%
  Finance and insurance6.2%4.7%
  Real estate, rental, leasing1.5%1.9%
  Professional, scientific, technical services5.5%6.7%
  Management of companies0.1%0.1%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs5.2%4.3%
  Educational services7.9%9.3%
  Health care and social assistance13.4%13.8%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation1.3%2.2%
  Accommodation, food services6.2%7.4%
  Other services4.3%4.9%
  Public administration1.9%4.8%
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    Reviews for Cedar Rapids    35 Reviews
    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

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    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

    Unfriendly folks - 5/18/2015
    One thing I've noticed about the people in Cedar Rapids is most are unfriendly. People hear how wonderful and friendly Midwest folks are-well not here. If you wave at... Read More


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