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Is Quad Cities a good place to live?
QUAD CITIES (KWQC) - The U.S. News & World Report ranks the Quad Cities as the sixth most affordable place to live in the country in 2020-2021. The report also ranks the Quad Cities as the 79th best place to live and 129th best place to retire in the United States. The capitol of Iowa ranked even higher.
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Why do they call it Quad Cities?
Before World War II, the area was known as the “Tri-Cities“, and included only Davenport, Rock Island, and Moline. With the growth of Rock Island County, East Moline was eventually given “equal status,” and the region became known as the “Quad Cities” during the early 1960s.
What are the Quad Cities famous for?
The Quad Cities is home to Fortune 500 company Deere & Company. There are 150 other companies on Fortune 500 and 1000 lists that have a presence in the region, as well as the Rock Island Arsenal, a major military installation.
What is the biggest Quad City?
--|The largest city in the Quad-Cities is Davenport, covering 62.8 square miles; its population is 97,512.
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