Living Here

Over 254,000 people call the Cedar Valley home and while surrounded by fields of corn and soybeans, the Cedar Valley offers a unique combination of urban amenities and small-town charm. Two historic downtown districts and loft style living are gently woven into the charming and growing residential landscape. As the Cedar Valley continues to grow and diversify, we are constantly moving forward and changing for the better. With that comes opportunities for growth and an enhanced quality of life for both our businesses and communities.

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Live the Valley

Check out Live the Valley to see what it’s like to live, work, and play in the Cedar Valley. Live the Valley shares the story of the people that make the Cedar Valley so special. 

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The Cedar Valley Region of Iowa is located in Northeast Iowa. View our recent Community Fact sheet or see were we place on the map!


Waterloo Regional Airport

Whether for business or pleasure enjoy the convenience of a local airport with direct flights to Chicago daily, giving you access to worldwide destinations.

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