Located seven miles southwest of Cedar Rapids, the small but rapidly-growing city of Fairfax offers rental apartments near a major metro area but far enough removed to enjoy the quiet, Midwestern lifestyle.
Fairfax has several local parks for residents to choose from. For ball fields and playgrounds, City Park is ideal. The new Hawks Ridge Park features two playgrounds and a splashpad. For those who enjoy disc golf, Prairie Creek Park offers a six-hole course.
Fairfax is located four miles from Eastern Iowa Airport and 11 miles north of Hawkeye Wildlife Management Area. It is near several colleges, including Coe College, Mount Mercy College, the University of Iowa, and Kirkwood Community College.
With many local businesses, Fairfax continues to grow. Find your Fairfax apartment to rent and get ready to enjoy this friendly city.