Life in Mitchell
Mitchell is a thriving and surprising community where we outperform, outthink and outproduce other communities.
A full list of local businesses can be found here.
Located along the fiber backbone and Interstate 90 in eastern South Dakota, home to a municipal airport, and bisected by two rail lines, Mitchell is likely beyond what you would expect to find here. A community uniquely positioned for business success, our economy is broad and diverse, thanks to our lower cost of living, communications technology, geographic location and highly productive workforce.
From independent community banks to large, national outfits, Mitchell offers a range of banking, financial, and insurance services to fit your needs. A list of these businesses can be found here.
The community has an international presence in several industries, including hundreds of jobs in manufacturing and communications consulting. Named one of the top entrepreneurial communities in America by Entrepreneur magazine, Mitchell is dedicated to attracting and retaining small businesses as well as major industries from around the world.
With over 50 restaurants to choose from, residents in Mitchell have more dining options per capita than any other city in the state! Enjoy a variety of national and local eateries, from a date-worthy steakhouse to a casual meal at a local diner or a quick bite for lunch.
Coffee shops (and coffee huts), sweet treats bakeries, ethnic and fast-casual options round out a dining menu that balances the filling and the familiar.
See the list of all Mitchell’s dining options here.
The secret is out: Mitchell is the destination for gift and home décor shopping in South Dakota. (If you find that unexpected, you haven’t seen our historic downtown!)
Mitchell offers the best of small-town living with bigger-city possibilities, and that includes being a full-service retail community. From sports gear to home décor, a costume shop to furniture, boutiques to antiques, there is little you can’t find in Mitchell. Browse a list of local retailers here.
Mitchell offers a full range of medical and health services, including:
- Pediatric Care
- Dental and Orthodontic
- Obstetrics & Gynecology
- Assisted Living
- Cancer Care
- Fitness & Wellness
- Health & Rehabilitation
- Long-term care
- Hearing Care
- Internal Medicine
- Medical Imaging
- Medical Labs
- Occupational Medicine
- Physical Therapy
- Sports Medicine