• In Mitchell, your ideas are possible. In Mitchell, your ideas are possible.

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  • Mitchell is a thriving and surprising community where we outperform, outthink and outproduce other communities.




    Check out the difference in our affordable living, our schools, our vibrant family centered amenities, the jobs we offer, and the quality of life in Mitchell, South Dakota.

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     22.3% lower cost of living than the national average (bestplaces.net)

    #3 in State for fiscal stability (US News)

    No State Income Tax

    6.5% sales tax vs. 7.3% national average

    Median Zillow home value index: $166,192

    Average rent for a 2-bedroom home or apartment: $765 (bestplaces.net)



    Able to work remotely? Have the best of both worlds by keeping your job and living where you want. Who would believe Mitchell leads the country in technology?

    100 percent broadband internet availability

    Awarded Top7 Intelligent Community by the Intelligent Community Forum.

    Highly-skilled Workforce

    Mitchell is home to both Mitchell Technical Institute, a public technical college, and Dakota Wesleyan University, a private, 4-year liberal arts institution. And in K-12, students in Mitchell consistently beat state and national averages for student success.

    Mitchell is a like-minded business community. Your business isn’t alone in Mitchell. Our diverse economy supports both local and global companies. Join the ranks of Toshiba, Trail King, Innovative Systems, Vantage Point Solutions and more.

    Whether your product travels by trucks, trains or terabytes, Mitchell’s strategic location puts you on the road to revenues.



    Mitchell welcomes residents to enjoy the best extracurricular activities in the region. Whether you are a fishing or hunting enthusiast or love watching a performance at the community theater. Mitchell has entertainment year-round.

    #2 state for natural environment (US News)

    2 public 18-hole golf courses

    9 and 18-hold disc golf course

    Dog park

    Lake Mitchell

    Soccer, baseball, and softball complexes

    Outdoor and indoor aquatic center

    Over 20 public parks, beaches, and trails

    Community theater

    #1 state for birds per hunter

  • Convenient and Connected

    Uniquely positioned, Mitchell offers the best of small-town living with bigger-city possibilities.

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    The Mitchell Regional Partnership is a six-county region around Mitchell, South Dakota, and is made up of Aurora, Davison, Douglas, Hanson, Hutchinson and Sanborn counties. Other communities in the region include Corsica, Letcher, Parkston and White Lake.

    The city of Mitchell in Davison County is located in the geographic center of North America along U.S. Interstate 90. It is the home of some of the most prominent manufacturing, distribution and service businesses in the nation. Industrial and business park sites are available next to the interstate, adjacent to rail and the airport.

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