Cedar Rapids, IA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Cedar Rapids, Iowa Info Snack

Population
132,301
Unemployment
4.0%
Poverty
12.5%
Median Home
$141,800
Median Income
$58,511
Median Rent
$767

Cedar Rapids SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8
Safety
5
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
9

Cedar Rapids, IA Crime Report

4,815
Total Crimes
3,593.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
45.08%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Cedar Rapids
/ 100k People
Iowa
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 4,815 3,593.1 2,000.2 2,476.7
Violent Crime 345 257.4 266.6 366.7
Murder 2 1.5 1.9 5.0
Robbery 83 61.9 27.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 233 173.9 200.4 250.2
Property Crime 4,470 3,335.6 1,733.7 2,109.9
Burglary 837 624.6 371.1 340.5
Larceny 3,268 2,438.7 1,199.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 365 272.4 163.0 219.9

Cedar Rapids, IA Cost Of Living

94
Cedar Rapids's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Cedar Rapids Iowa National Average
Overall 94 90 100
Services 103 96 100
Groceries 97 98 100
Health 113 100 100
Housing 74 73 100
Transportation 97 101 100
Utilities 105 98 100

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Rankings for Cedar Rapids in Iowa

Map Of Cedar Rapids, IA

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Population over time in Cedar Rapids

Year Population % Change
2019 132,301 0.7%
2018 131,360 0.8%
2017 130,330 0.6%
2016 129,537 0.5%
2015 128,829 0.6%
2014 128,009 0.5%
2013 127,420 0.4%
2012 126,921 0.5%
2011 126,306 0.7%
2010 125,450 -

Race / Ethnicity in Cedar Rapids

White
81.2% (107,381)
African American
7.6% (10,066)
American Indian
0.3% (398)
Asian
2.9% (3,894)
Hawaiian
0.2% (284)
Other
0.4% (587)
Two Or More
3.3% (4,428)
Hispanic
4.0% (5,263)
Race Cedar Rapids IA USA
White 81.2% 85.7% 60.7%
African American 7.6% 3.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 2.9% 2.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.3% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.0% 6.0% 18.0%

Gender in Cedar Rapids

Female
51.0% (67,438)
Male
49.0% (64,862)
Gender Cedar Rapids IA USA
Female 51.0% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 49.0% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Cedar Rapids for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (2,646)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (5,292)
High School / GED
27.0% (35,721)
Some College
22.0% (29,106)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (15,876)
Bachelor's Degree
23.0% (30,429)
Master's Degree
7.0% (9,261)
Professional Degree
2.0% (2,646)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (1,323)
Education Cedar Rapids IA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 27.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 12.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 23.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Less than $10,000
5.2% (689,356)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.8% (501,045)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.8% (1,162,885)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.0% (1,318,894)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.9% (1,840,996)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.9% (2,761,255)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.4% (1,778,066)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.1% (1,999,398)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.1% (679,546)
$200,000 or more
3.8% (498,653)
Income Cedar Rapids IA USA
Less than $10,000 5.2% 5.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.8% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.8% 9.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.0% 9.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.9% 13.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.9% 19.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.4% 14.3% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.1% 15.3% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.1% 5.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.8% 4.6% 7.7%

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