Bremer County in Top 10 for New Investment

posted in Economic Development on June 28, 2018

Local investment and economic expansion are positive signs for communities because of the quality of life improvements they signify. In light of this, financial technology company SmartAsset released a study on the counties receiving the greatest amount of investment in their local economies.

Bremer County ranked among the top places in Iowa due to a strong showing in each of the factors considered by the company including: business growth, GDP growth, new building permits and federal funding.

Take a look at the table below to see where Bremer County compared to other top counties in Iowa: 

Additional study details including the methodology and interactive map can be found here:

A high quality of life, friendly and progressive merchants, and a college town atmosphere; this is Waverly, Iowa.