Quad Cities

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Quad Cities

 (kwŏd)
A metropolitan area of eastern Iowa and northwest Illinois on the Mississippi River, including Davenport and Bettendorf in Iowa and Moline and Rock Island in Illinois.
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The second-biggest gainer was the Davenport-Moline-Rock Island metro area in Iowa/Illinois, where the median price rose 14.3 percent to $115,600 in this year's third quarter over 2008's third quarter.
commands first place in Davenport-Moline-Rock Island along the Mississippi River in Iowa and Illinois.
Next came the Davenport-Moline-Rock Island area of Iowa and Illinois, where the median price of $81,100 increased 13.3 percent from the fourth quarter of 1997.