South Dakota 

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Population

892,717

+7.0% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

3.3%

Median Income

$50,338

Median Home Price

$239,500

Median Age

36.8

Comfort Index (Climate)

9.1 / 4.5

summer / winter

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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.

State: South Dakota
County: Minnehaha, Pennington, 66 total
Metro Area: Sioux_Falls, Rapid_City, 11 total
City: Sioux Falls, Rapid City, 1239 total
Zip Codes: 57106, 57701, 57103, 57702, 57401, 57104, 57006, 57201, 57105, 57108, 371 total
Cost of Living: -11.7% lower

South Dakota, wa Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Median Home ValueHomes less than 10 yrs old
Most Expensive HomesAll Single Family Homes


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in South Dakota is 3.3% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). 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
In the last Presidential election, South Dakota remained overwhelmingly Republican, 61.8% to 35.6%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
South Dakota's population is 892,717 people. Since 2020, 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 Real Estate: $239,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.5%.

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



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Housing Market in South Dakota

It's a good time to buy in South Dakota. Home Appreciation is up 10.4% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in South Dakota is $239,500.
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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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ZIP CODES IN SOUTH DAKOTA
57106, 57701, 57103, 57702, 57401, 57104, 57006, 57201, 57105, 57108, 371 total

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