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Demographics

More than Monuments and Mountains

Companies that choose to grow and expand in South Dakota are emboldened by our state’s natural beauty and earnest workforce. From the wild beauty of the Badlands to the bustle of business in Rapid City and Sioux Falls, there is an abundance of brilliant minds and distinctive assets that contribute to the magnitude of what makes South Dakota a one-of-a-kind place to put down roots, get to know your neighbor and cultivate success. And we have a rapidly growing economy to show for it. Learn more about our demographics to find out what South Dakota is made of.

Population

U.S. Census Bureau, 2018 Population Estimates

882,235 Population
8.4% Population Growth

South Dakota is consistently an in-migration state.

Internal Revenue Service

5th Highest In-Migration

United Van Lines, 2019

Age

2013-2017 American Community Survey, 5-Year Estimates

36.8 Median Age

Income

2013-2017 American Community Survey, 5-Year Estimates

$48,218 Per Capita Personal Income We Rank 22nd
$50,187 Per Capita Personal Income (Adjusted for Taxes & Cost of Living) We Rank 7th

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