What you need to know about Sioux Falls, SD

Residents of Sioux Falls enjoy many entertainment options from sporting events, live music and art shows to festivals, outdoor adventures and more than 650 restaurants. The cascades of the Big Sioux River provide a focal point in the city. Top employers in Sioux Falls include Wells Fargo, Smithfield Foods and Hy-Vee. Shops and restaurants line Phillips Avenue in Central Downtown while other commercial districts offer places to shop and eat out. The Sioux Falls School District serves more than 23,000 students.

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Homes Owned 60.81%
60.81% Complete
Homes Rented 39.19%
39.19% Complete

Real Estate

In Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Ready to move to Sioux Falls? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Sioux Falls.

Median Home Price

Higher than the state average


In Sioux Falls, South Dakota

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Median Household Income

Lower than the national average


In Sioux Falls, South Dakota

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Most residents are
25-34 Years old


In Sioux Falls, South Dakota

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Bachelor’s Degree 33%
33% Complete
Graduated High School 91%
91% Complete

Sioux Falls, SD's Livability Rankings

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