Cedar Rapids, Iowa

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Nickname(s): 
City of Five Seasons, CR
Motto(s): 
The fifth season is a time to enjoy life, to enjoy the other four seasons.[1]
Location in the State of Iowa
Location in the State of Iowa
Coordinates: Coordinates: 41°58′59″N 91°40′7″W / 41.98306°N 91.66861°W / 41.98306; -91.66861
CountryFlag of the United States.svg United States
StateFlag of Iowa.svg Iowa
CountyLinn
Incorporated1849
Government
 • TypeHome Rule - Weak Mayor
 • MayorRon Corbett (R)
Area
 • City64.4 sq mi (166.8 km2)
 • Land63.1 sq mi (163.5 km2)
 • Water1.3 sq mi (3.3 km2)
Elevation
810 ft (247 m)
Population
(2006)
 • City124,417
 • Density1,912.6/sq mi (738.4/km2)
 • Metro
246,412
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
52400-52499
Area code(s)319
FIPS code19-12000
GNIS feature ID0465941
Websitehttp://www.cedar-rapids.org/

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 | change source]

  1. "We Are the City of Five Seasons". Cedar Rapids Chamber of Commerce. Retrieved 2008-06-30.

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