|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Cedar Rapids is 136,467. Cedar Rapids, Iowa is the 203rd largest city in the US.
Cedar Rapids is located entirely in Linn County.
The peak population of Cedar Rapids was in 2020, when its population was 137,581. In 2020, Cedar Rapids was the 202nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 203rd largest city in the US. Cedar Rapids is currently 0.8% smaller than it was in 2020.
Cedar Rapids has grown 12.0% since the 2000. Cedar Rapids, Iowa's growth is below average. 64% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Cedar Rapids has a population density of 1,784.3 people per square mile.
|537||West Des Moines||69,792||47.9%|
|197||West Valley City, Utah||139,110||27.3%|
|201||Columbia, South Carolina||137,541||15.2%|
|203||Cedar Rapids, Iowa||136,467||12.0%|
|207||Elizabeth, New Jersey||135,407||12.0%|
|208||New Haven, Connecticut||135,081||9.1%|
The total voting age population of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 97,984. The voting age population is 48.3% male and 51.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.3% of the residents of Cedar Rapids are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Cedar Rapids are 83.9% White, 7.8% Black, 3.8% Two or more races, 2.9% Asian, 1.1% Other, 0.3% American Indian and 0.2% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 4.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Cedar Rapids, 12.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 17.0%. On a per-household basis, 9.1% of families are below the poverty line in Cedar Rapids.
Among those aged 16 and older, 69.4% of Cedar Rapids residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 93.3% of Cedar Rapids residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 32.1% have a bachelor's degree and 9.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Cedar Rapids residents aged 5 and older, 7.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.7% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Cedar Rapids is 4.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Cedar Rapids, 10.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Cedar Rapids is $58,511.
In Cedar Rapids, 69.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 30.7% of housing units in Cedar Rapids.
Of all the housing units in Cedar Rapids, 16.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Cedar Rapids, 18.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 10,700 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Cedar Rapids is $767.
In Cedar Rapids, 84.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.