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Cedar Rapids, Nebraska
Welcome to Cedar Rapids ...
The location of Cedar Rapids has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
When the people of Cedar Rapids refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Cedar Rapidian<3>
A typical abbreviation for Cedar Rapids: Cedar Rpds.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Cedar Rapids has a population of 359 people<4> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Cedar Rapids.
Cedar Rapids is 1,770 feet [539 m] above sea level.<5>.
Time Zone: Cedar Rapids lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Cedar Rapids: (402) and (531)<6>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Cedar Rapids had an population of 359 people. This is a decrease of 6.02% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.79% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Cedar Rapids had a population of 382 people (or 6.94% of the total population of Boone County). This makes Cedar Rapids the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Cedar Rapids represents 0.02% of the total population of Nebraska (which has 1,826,341 people), making it the state's 227th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 382 people, the population of Cedar Rapids decreased 6.14% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 407 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Cedar Rapids.
Communities Also Named Cedar Rapids ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Cedar Rapids - they are located in Iowa and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Cedar Rapids.
Communities near Cedar Rapids ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Cedar Rapids.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Cedar Rapids. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Cedar Rapids.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Cedar Rapids. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Cedar Rapids.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Cedar Rapids. Our list includes 10 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Cedar Rapids.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cedar Rapids ...
Looking for more information about Cedar Rapids? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Cedar Rapids, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Cedar Rapids.
Adding Cedar Rapids to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Cedar Rapids in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Cedar Rapids was on a map titled Map of Nebraska (from Rand McNally, 1895).
We also found Cedar Rapids
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Cedar Rapids on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Cedar Rapids. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Boone County: www.co.boone.ne.us/
The official website for State of Nebraska: www.nebraska.gov/
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This page was last modified: 18 Apr 2022