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Sioux Falls, South Dakota 48 Reviews | Leave a Comment


-Cost of living
-Diverse economy
-Small-town atmosphere


-Cold winters
-Low ethnic diversity

What Bert Has To Say About Sioux Falls Metro Area

Sioux Falls is the state’s largest city and most important commercial and cultural center. This fairly typical Midwestern city has a strong and diverse economy based not only on local activities like agriculture but also a significant presence in the service economy, especially banking and credit processing. Because of low taxes, a good labor force, and business-friendly state laws, Wells Fargo, Citibank, HSBC, and others have large processing operations here. This results in future job growth projections that are strong for the region.


Quick Facts About Sioux Falls

    The unemployment rate in Sioux Falls is 3.40 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Positive. Sioux Falls jobs have Increased by 1.43 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Sioux Falls's cost of living is 4.80% Lower than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Sioux Falls's population is 154,526 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 22.30 percent.
    Average Commute time is 16 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.
    The median home cost in Sioux Falls is $149,700. Home appreciation the last year has been 3.10 percent.
    Sioux Falls public schools spend $9,613 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 15.9 students per teacher in Sioux Falls.

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re: Moving to Sioux Falls would be a mistake - 3/2
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re: A Rude Mayberry! - 5/5/2010
Hmm your statement is totally unaccurate. I was born and raised in Sioux Falls, and the people here are NOTHING like you've explained. It must've been YOU that was the... (read more)
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If anyone who lives in Sioux falls,sd could answer these questions, that would be great! :) My husband and I would like to move to Sioux Falls,sd in 2014 with our two... (read more)
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