Relocating to Coon Rapids


Coon Rapids is a great place to grow businesses and families.


Coon Rapids is a great place to be connected – to people, nature, technology, recreation and business opportunities. It’s full of energetic people with a positive vision of the future and a drive to continually make our community a better place to raise a family or grow a business.


In Coon Rapids, quality of life can be found in delightful places, in a neighbor’s smile, along the miles of hiking and biking trails, and deep within the culture of inclusiveness.


The business friendly environment in Coon Rapids has nurtured new start-ups and welcomed business relocating to our community. Coon Rapids is well positioned to support growth with state-of-the-art municipal utilities, progressive city officials, an outstanding school system, a well-maintained housing base, excellent road and rail access and strategic sites for residential and business development.


The Coon Rapids housing market includes a good inventory of solid private homes, new condominiums, apartments, and affordable residential housing lots. Seniors may choose between four different senior-living apartment complexes. The Thomas Rest Haven has a new 12-unit assisted living wing. Recently the Coon Rapids Development Group has been working with local land owners to make acreages available for sale. Information on the full spectrum of real estate on the market is available from our two local real estate offices.


Relocating for Businesses


The business-friendly environment in Coon Rapids has nurtured new start-ups and welcomed businesses relocating to our community. Coon Rapids’ infrastructure can support high tech businesses. In addition, its Great Place designation has increased interest in supporting rural tourism-related businesses taking advantage of the area’s natural and recreational resources. The Coon Rapids Development Group welcomes inquiries from large and small businesses interested in growing in Coon Rapids. The links below supply additional information of interest to business owners.


Click on the following links to obtain additional information:

Coon Rapids Insurance and Real Estate

Community Insurance and Real Estate

Iowa Saving Bank

Carroll County State Bank

Coon Rapids Municipal Utilities

Carroll County

State of Iowa

State of Iowa Economic Development

Carroll Iowa Development Corporation

Western Iowa Advantage

US Department of Agriculture Business and Community Development Support


Please contact the Coon Rapids Development Group by email or phone 712.830.6813 to obtain additional information or answer specific questions.

City of Coon Rapids Offices: 123 3rd Avenue South, Coon Rapids, Iowa 50058 712-999-7749