Grow Cedar Valley

Grow Cedar Valley

Waterloo/Cedar Falls, IA MSA


Waterloo/Cedar Falls, Iowa MSA (Cedar Valley) is located in northeast Iowa with a regional population of 241,160 people and a labor force draw of 394,944 people. Within a day’s drive of all major Midwest markets, only 3 hours south of Minneapolis/St. Paul, 5 hours west of Chicago and 5 hours northeast of Kansas City. Features shovel ready industrial parks. Established manufacturing (durable/non-durable goods) and logistics sectors with growing IT presence.

Key Contact

Lisa Skubal
Vice President of Economic Development