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​New Data Shows Cedar Rapids’ Immigrants Accounted for Nearly Half of the County’s Total Population Growth Between 2012 and 2017

Immigrants accounted for 47.1 percent of total population growth in Cedar Rapids between 2012 and 2017, according to new research from New American Economy (NAE).
Immigrants accounted for 47.1 percent of total population growth in Cedar Rapids between 2012 and 2017, according to new research from New American Economy (NAE). The report, wh……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2019/10/new-data-shows-cedar-rapids-immigrants-accounted-nearly-half-linn-countys-total-population-growth-between-2012-and-2017

December 4 Event will Share Impact of Immigrants in Our Community and a Plan to Welcome and Engage Immigrants

​The City of Cedar Rapids, in partnership with the Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance, invites the public to an event focused on the impact of immigration in our community. Attendees will learn about a recent study conducted by New American Economy (NAE…
The City of Cedar Rapids, in partnership with the Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance, invites the public to an event focused on the impact of immigration in our community on Wed……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2019/11/december-4-event-will-share-impact-immigrants-our-community-and-plan-welcome-and-engage-immigrants

​Creating a More Welcoming Cedar Rapids

Making Cedar Rapids more attractive to international talent expands economic opportunity for all. Immigrants have played a key role in developing the economy of Cedar Rapids by founding and supporting some of the most important local businesses. Making su…
Making Cedar Rapids more attractive to international talent expands economic opportunity for all. Immigrants have played a key role in developing the economy of Cedar Rapids by fo……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2019/12/creating-more-welcoming-cedar-rapids

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