Have you ever wondered where the happiest places in your state are? CreditDonkey did a study on the most content and cheerful cities in South Dakota based on the factors of crime rate, average commute time, income, divorce rate, housing, and amount of restaurants and amenities, through data collected by the US Census Bureau. Find out which places made the list:

Did some of these surprise you? There are lots of great places to live in South Dakota – take a look at some more charming towns here in the Mt. Rushmore State that people love to live in.

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