Founded in the 1850s, Manchester is a mid-size city situated in the “triangle” of Delaware County and less than an hour from Cedar Rapids, Dubuque, and Waterloo. This historic yet modern city allows residents to live a well-balanced lifestyle, including work and play. You can enjoy a suburban, farm life, or nature enthusiast lifestyle; all three are easily within the city’s boundaries! Experiencing growth in population and economic opportunity; newcomers are delighted to find a vibrant and thriving city offering employment, entertainment, and recreational activities.
Parks, rivers, and nearby lakes offer abundant outdoor fun possibilities. Embark on an adventure on your paddle board, tube, or kayak at the White Water Park for free if you bring your equipment. Take a refreshing swim at the Kramer Aquatic Center during those hot summer months or catch a flick at the local movie theater. There is plenty of unique and locally owned boutiques, antique stores, and art galleries to keep you busy with shopping. Centrally located to all its residents, Manchester offers delicious food at quaint local restaurants, including the Riverbend Pub & Grill, Sunset Family Restaurant, and April’s Downtown Diner.
Manchester’s Urban Revitalization Program is helping this community grow, creating a healthy and stable housing market. From gorgeous lake homes to historic farmhouses on the outskirts, this close-knit city is also establishing neighborhoods with newly constructed homes.
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Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
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