The unemployment rate in Cedar Rapids Metro Area is 2.8% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Cedar Rapids Metro Area jobs have increased by 1.2%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Cedar Rapids Metro Area's cost of living is 15.0% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in the Cedar Rapids metro area, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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The Cedar Rapids metro area voted Democratic in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
Cedar Rapids Metro Area's population is 266,122 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 4.5%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 19.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Cedar Rapids Metro Area is $146,833. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.7%. Check out the homes in the area
Cedar Rapids Metro Area public schools spend $12,874 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.5 students per teacher in Cedar Rapids Metro Area. More Education