Economic Development

About Cedar Falls

Cedar Falls, Iowa is Iowa’s first true gigabit city, where every home and business is connected to 100% fiber broadband through community-owned Cedar Falls Utilities. We are a vibrant, thriving Midwest community of 41,000 residents and part of the Cedar Falls/Waterloo metropolitan area, the fourth largest urban area in the state of Iowa. Commonly referred to as the “Cedar Valley”, 165,000 residents with a strong Midwestern work ethic call this area home. We know you will find our multicultural, educated community an exceptional place to live, work, and raise a family.


When relocating to Cedar Falls, Iowa, it’s easy to see how everything falls in place for business and residents. Our community leaders, businesses and citizens have worked for generations to make our community something special and we’re proud to showcase the results of those efforts!

As you take a few moments to learn more about all the opportunities for you available in Cedar Falls, we think you’ll agree everything can easily “fall in place” for you within our great community. You really can have it all…World Class and 100% Fiber broadband system recognized by Google and the President of the United States…a proactive and business friendly environment…rich culture, dining, nightlife, and an award winning Main Street District in Downtown Cedar Falls…non-stop recreational opportunities…top notch K-12 education and home to the University of Northern Iowa…outstanding local healthcare and proximity to the Mayo Clinic…so many exciting opportunities for businesses and residents!
The best way to discover all Cedar Falls, Iowa has to offer is to see it for yourself. Visit today, and watch everything fall in place for you!


Our “one stop shop” for Economic Development is dedicated to make your expansion or relocation project efficient and affordable. The City of Cedar Falls will establish long term partnerships to insure that “Our Citizens Are Our Business”.