South Dakota 

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Economy in South Dakota

South Dakota has an unemployment rate of 3.1%. The US average is 3.9%.

South Dakota has seen the job market increase by 1.2% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 29.8%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for South Dakota
- The Sales Tax Rate for South Dakota is 6.0%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for South Dakota is 0.0%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for South Dakota
- The average income of a South Dakota resident is $26,311 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a South Dakota resident is $50,338 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYSouth Dakota, South DakotaUnited States
  2.7%3.7%
  1.2%1.6%
  29.8%33.5%
  4.5%6.2%
  0.0%4.6%
  $28,761$31,177
  $54,126$57,652
  $69,425$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  6.4%1.3%
  0.6%0.6%
  6.8%6.2%
  9.9%10.4%
  3.0%2.7%
  11.2%11.6%
  3.3%4.1%
  0.9%0.9%
  1.7%2.1%
  6.1%4.7%
  1.2%1.9%
  3.3%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  2.6%4.3%
  8.8%9.3%
  15.3%13.8%
  2.1%2.2%
  7.2%7.4%
  4.5%4.9%
  5.0%4.8%
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    Reviews for South Dakota    14 Reviews
    Quality of Life stinks unless have monry - 1/29/2016
    South Dakota is not a place for young or old poor people. Only the rich can enjoy this state The state does not care about the poor,kids,or elderly.Fine example cut... Read More

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    Heart of America - 10/30/2013
    I've lived in South Dakota most of my life. I love this place I call home. There was a time when I hated it here, but now I can't imagine living anywhere else. Some... Read More

    Great place to live - 10/9/2011
    I am a person who has been around the world (Navy) and have lived everywhere from South Dakota to California, Hawaii, Florida, Virginia, Overseas in Naples, Spain,... Read More


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    MAPS OF SOUTH DAKOTA
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    ZIP CODES IN SOUTH DAKOTA
    57106, 57701, 57103, 57702, 57401, 57104, 57006, 57201, 57105, 57108, ... 371 more

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