Eastern Iowa Health Center
Cedar Rapids is a vibrant, progressive community with an outstanding quality of life. The community offers residents high value in terms of low average home costs in relation to excellent amenities such as health care, recreation, dining and entertainment options. Two dozen Fortune 500 companies and more than 300 manufacturers call Cedar Rapids home, creating a thriving economic climate with many opportunities for jobs. The city population proper is 125,000 within a 30-mile radius the population is 300,000+ including the University of Northern Iowa, a major Big 12 university. Since 2008, there has been $1.6 billion in new investment leading to a thriving arts, cultural, sports and entertainment hub. Cedar Rapids also boasts the best schools in Iowa. Two hospitals are located in Cedar Rapids: Mercy Medical Center and Unity Point St. Luke's.
Nine months of the year the climate is temperate with summer temperatures rarely exceeding 90 degrees. Enjoy very little rush-hour traffic. Cedar Rapids is the perfect place to call home with easy travel to Chicago, Minneapolis, St. Louis, Omaha and Des Moines. The University of Iowa in Iowa City is only 30 minutes from Cedar Rapids.