Cedar Rapids, Iowa

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
City
Nickname(s): City of Five Seasons, CR
Motto: The fifth season is a time to enjoy life, to enjoy the other four seasons.[1]
Location in the State of Iowa
Coordinates: 41°58′59″N 91°40′7″W / 41.98306°N 91.66861°W / 41.98306; -91.66861Coordinates: 41°58′59″N 91°40′7″W / 41.98306°N 91.66861°W / 41.98306; -91.66861
Country Flag of the United States.svg United States
State Flag of Iowa.svg Iowa
County Linn
Incorporated 1849
Government
 • Type Home Rule - Weak Mayor
 • Mayor Ron Corbett (R)
Area
 • City 64.4 sq mi (166.8 km2)
 • Land 63.1 sq mi (163.5 km2)
 • Water 1.3 sq mi (3.3 km2)
Elevation 810 ft (247 m)
Population (2006)
 • City 124,417
 • Density 1,912.6/sq mi (738.4/km2)
 • Metro 246,412
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 52400-52499
Area code(s) 319
FIPS code 19-12000
GNIS feature ID 0465941

Cedar Rapids (pronounced /ˌciːdɪrˈræpɨds/) is the second largest city in the U.S. state of Iowa. It is the county seat of Linn County.

References[change | edit source]

  1. "We Are the City of Five Seasons". Cedar Rapids Chamber of Commerce. http://www.cedarrapids.org/content.asp?Page_Id=107. Retrieved 2008-06-30.

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