About This Place
Central City is a city in Linn County, Iowa, United States. The population was 1,157 at the 2000 census. It is part of the Cedar Rapids Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Central City is located at 42°12′16″N 91°31′30″W / 42.20444°N 91.525°W / 42.20444; -91.525 (42.204544, -91.525013).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.9 square miles (2.4 km²), of which, 0.9 square miles (2.3 km²) of it is land and 0.04 square miles (0.1 km²) of it (2.20%) is water.