The unemployment rate in Rapid City is 6.1% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Rapid City jobs have increased by 1.6%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Rapid City's cost of living is 10.2% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Rapid City, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Kalkaska county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
Rapid City's population is 1,614 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 12.3%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 29.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Rapid City is $174,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.6%. Check out the homes in the area
Rapid City public schools spend $10,648 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.8 students per teacher in Rapid City. More Education