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Davenport, IA 52801
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 Davenport - the largest city and economic engine of the bi-state Quad-Cities area - is a premier place to build or expand a business.

With over 37 million people living within a 300-mile radius of Davenport, the central location allows businesses here to have easy and efficient access to a strong network of suppliers and customers.

The cost of doing business in the Quad-Cities is among the lowest in the nation, while our workforce exceeds national averages in quality, stability and productivity.

What you should know:
 
  • The Quad-Cities ranked as the 16th best metro area for high-tech employment growth between 2006-2011

  • The Davenport/Quad-Cities metro area is by far the largest merchandise exporter in Iowa at nearly $8 billion per year. Des Moines, by comparison, exports just under $2 billion per year

  • High quality higher education anchored by two private 4-year colleges, a public 4 year institution , the world's premier chiropractic college and two growing community college districts 

  • Davenport has one of the Top 10 fastest-growing downtown populations for mid-sized metro areas, according to Smart Growth America