• 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.




    Uniquely positioned, Mitchell offers the best of small-town living with      bigger city possibilities. We want to attract new residents to experience the Mitchell difference. The difference is in or schools, our vibrant family-centered amenities, the jobs we offer, the quality of life and affordable living.

    Mitchell has a 22.3 percent lower cost of living than the national average (bestplaces.net), no state income tax, a low sales tax and affordable housing. The median Zillow home value index is $166,192, with average rent for a 2-bedroom home or apartment at $765 (bestplaces.net).

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    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 with 100% broadband internet available and was awarded Top7 Intelligent Community by the Intelligent Community Forum.

    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 is home to a highly-skilled workforce and two post-graduate institutions. Mitchell Tech, is ranked #2 in the Nation for Tech College Systems.  Dakota Wesleyan University is a private 4-year institution offering more than 40 major and minor programs. In K-12, Mitchell students consistently beat state and national averages for student success.






    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.

    Mitchell is ranked #2 in the state of South Dakota for natural environment and #1 for birds per hunter (US News)

    Golf enthusiasts will love the two, 18-hole golf courses. Soccer, baseball and softball players also each have their own complexes too.

    If you love the water, Lake Mitchell is the place for boating and fishing. A bike path and wooded marked trails circle the lake providing bikers and hikers hours of enjoyment. For swimming, water-sliding and sun bathing lovers there is an outdoor and indoor aquatic center providing year round enjoyment.  Like parks? There are over 20 in Mitchell and one even just for dogs.




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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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