South Dakota economic development

South Dakota has tremendous economic development potential. It is why we are honored to have the opportunity to work with multiple state agencies and local stakeholders to help understand essential infrastructure constraints and opportunities.

— Steve Westra, Commissioner,
South Dakota Governor’s Office of Economic Development


Mount Rushmore
South Dakota is home to the famed Mount Rushmore. (Photo: Adobe Stock)

South Dakota economic development


#2 Best Business Tax Climate2023 State Rankings
Top 5 Fastest Growing Population2023 State Rankings
Top 10 Manufacturing Jobs (% of workforce)2023 State Rankings
Top 10 Agribusiness2023 State Rankings
Top 10 Best Business Climate (Small): Sioux Falls2023 Metro Rankings

From the July / August 2023 issue of Business Facilities

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