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Year In Review: Iowa's Top Rankings

January 8, 2015

Iowa's  companies, industries and economic landscape saw great success in 2014. But don’t take our word for it … here’s what others had to say about Iowa last year.

America’s Top States for Business - CNBC, 2014

               #12 Iowa

Best Places to Retire - Bankrate, 2014

               #9 Iowa

Best City for Young Professionals - Forbes, 2014

               #1 Des Moines

Wealthiest City in America - TODAY show, 2014

                              #1 Des Moines

Top Fifty Places to Find a Job - Beyond.com, 2014, Q3

               #4 Des Moines

               #5 Cedar Rapids

               #11 Iowa City

           #13 Sioux City

               #32 Davenport

               #37 Waterloo

               #39 Ames

               #41 Dubuque

Best Places for Businesses and Careers - Forbes, 2014

               #2 Des Moines

               #25 Omaha/Council Bluffs

               #63 Cedar Rapids

               #135 Davenport

Best Small Places for Businesses and Careers - Forbes, 2014

               #8 Dubuque

               #13 Iowa City

               #14 Ames

               #22 Waterloo

               #31 Sioux City

-IEDA Marketing Team

 

 

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