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The Community

Eastern Iowa Community Colleges serves Clinton, Muscatine, Scott, and Jackson counties as well as parts of the Cedar and Louisa Counties. The administrative offices are located at our Scott Community College Urban Campus in Downtown Davenport. Located on the banks of the Mississippi, Davenport is the largest city of the Quad City Metro Area.

The region is home to the world headquarters of John Deere and HNI Corporation. Major employers include John Deere, Rock Island Arsenal, Unity Point Health-Trinity, Genesis Health Systems, HNI/Hon, HyVee, Arconic, Tyson, Kraft Heinz, Nestle Purina (Clinton), Guardian Industries (DeWitt) and HUSCO International, Inc. (Maquoketa). Amazon recently selected Davenport for a new facility that will bring more jobs to the region.

The Quad Cities is a vibrant community with thriving arts, event venues, sports and entertainment. The region is also known for our bike trails and outdoor recreational opportunities. The diversity of our communities is celebrated in our restaurant, festival and museum offerings. The Quad City airport and the location off I-80 make the region accessible for easy leisure or business travel.

Regional Data:

The Eastern Iowa/Western Illinois region boosts nearly 500,000 Residents.1

Scott County: 172,446

Clinton County: 46,909

Muscatine County: 42,889

Average Median Per Capita Income: $57,650

Net New Jobs: 1,364

4.9% Unemployment Rate

89% of of the region are high school graduates

40% have completed a post-secondary credential

October 2021 – Real Estate Data2

Average Home Price: $238,000

Average Price/SqFt $151

Current Inventory: 1,002 properties

Community Information:

1 Data from the Quad Cities Chamber quadcitieschamber.com

2 Data from Ruhl & Ruhl Realtors Facts and Trends. https://www.ruhlhomes.com/community/iowa-quad-cities/iowa-quad-cities/facts-trends/