South Dakota 

14 Reviews | Review This Place

Population

855,444

+7.0% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.7%

Median Income

$50,338

Median Home Price

$193,700

Best Places to Live in South Dakota

August, June and July are the most pleasant months in the state of South Dakota, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

 $174,900 
250 Morefield Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1574 SqFt
 $249,900 
3924 S Stanford Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1624 SqFt
 $149,900 
621 S Lake Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1522 SqFt

Best Neighborhoods In South Dakota: Download the BestPlaces App

QUICK FACTS


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in South Dakota is 2.7% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. South Dakota jobs have increased by 1.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, South Dakota's cost of living is 11.7% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare South Dakota's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, June and July are the most pleasant months in the state of South Dakota, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
South Dakota voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
South Dakota's population is 855,444 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 7.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 17.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in South Dakota is $193,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.5%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
South Dakota public schools spend $10,183 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.7 students per teacher in South Dakota. More Education



Best Places to Live in South Dakota Rankings

See Places Rated and Ranked Click Here


Housing Market in South Dakota

It's a good time to buy in South Dakota. Home Appreciation is up 6.5% in the last 12 months. Browse South Dakota Real Estate

The median home price in South Dakota is $193,700. Browse Homes in this Range.


View More Data >

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

Start Your Review of South Dakota


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


View More Data >

COMPARE COST OF LIVING
Compare South Dakota to any other place in the USA.

MAPS OF SOUTH DAKOTA
South Dakota
ZIP CODES IN SOUTH DAKOTA
57106, 57701, 57103, 57702, 57401, 57104, 57006, 57201, 57105, 57108, 371 total

PREMIUM MEMBERSHIP

Members receive 10 FREE city profile downloads a month, unlimited access to our detailed cost of living calculator and analysis, unlimited access to our DataEngine, and more.

Try Now

NEW LISTINGS IN SOUTH DAKOTA
$174,900
250 Morefield Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$249,900
3924 S Stanford Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$149,900
621 S Lake Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$138,000
204 E Cedar St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$480,000
1320 W Murphy Dr
Bed 5 | Bath 3

$212,900
Avenue A
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$319,900
2655 S Valley Dr
Bed 2 | Bath 2

Join BestPlaces