Sometimes numbers speak louder than words

What makes ICR such a great place to locate and grow your business? From our educated workforce to our low cost of living and our lower-than-average rental, construction, payroll, and utility costs—the numbers say it all. See how Iowa compares to other states with the IEDA 50 States Comparison tool.


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Have a project you would like to bring to Iowa City-Cedar Rapids? We can’t wait to help you build or expand your business right here in ICR IOWA.

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Value of $1,227,628,806