The Best City In America Is Actually Right Here In South Dakota

South Dakota is a pretty great place to live. With its incredible natural beauty, vibrant towns and cities and wonderful people, we’ve got it made here. One city in particular garners national attention for being amazing, though. According to, Brookings, South Dakota just might be the best city in all of America. It offers a low crime rate, tons of amenities and a high quality of life.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Do you live in Brookings? What do you love about it?

Brookings is amazing, but it’s just one of many great towns in South Dakota. Here are 8 of the best places to live.