• HOUSING SALES – 2015
    Total Units Sold 85
    Average Sales Price $175,145
    Average Days on Market 69
    Source: GBHAR
     
    RENTAL RATES 
    One-bedroom  $525-550
    Two-bedroom  $650-780
    Three-bedroom  $775-875
    Four-bedroom $1,000-1,200
    Source: Community Partners Research, 2014 Sturgis Housing Study

     

    RELIGIOUS AFFILIATIONS
    Protestant: 16
    Catholic: 1
    HEALTH FACILITIES
    Hospitals: 2
    Medical Clinics: 4
    Dental Clinics: 4
    Eye Clinics: 3
    Physical Therapy: 2
    Chiropractic: 2
    Orthodontic: 2
    COMMUNICATIONS
    Radio Stations: 12
    TV Stations: 4
    Newspapers: 2
    Internet providers: 4
    PUBLIC RECREATION
    Indoor Swimming Pool
    Public 9-hole Golf Course
    Live Performing Theatre
    11-Mile Bike/Walk Path
    Tennis Courts
    Soccer Fields
    Baseball/Softball Fields
    Rodeo Grounds
    Fair Grounds
    Parks
    Skateboard Park
    CLIMATE
    Average Precipitation: 21.76″
    Average Snowfall: 51.8″
    Average Snow Depth: 0.3″
    Summer temperatures tend to be in the 70’s; Winter temperatures are around 40.
    July is the warmest month of the year, with an average high temp of 88 degrees.
    January is the coldest month of the year, with an average high temp of 38 degrees.

     

    EDUCATION
    Local public school K-12: Meade District 46-1
    Schools Enrollment Ratios
    Elementary – 8  1,490 11:1
    Middle – 1  467 13:1
    Senior – 1  676 13:1

    HIGHER EDUCATION

    South Dakota School of Mines & Technology (SDSM&T)
    Rapid City, SD
    Enrollment: 2,354
    SDSM&T is a public technological university that specializes in a rigorous engineering and science curriculum, offering 23 undergraduate degrees, 13 MS degrees, and 6 PhD degrees. SDSM&T prepares students for leadership roles in engineering and science, advances knowledge through applied research, and benefits the state, region, and nation through collaborative efforts in education and economic development.
    Black Hills State University (BHSU)
    Spearfish, SD
    Enrollment: 4,722
    BHSU is South Dakota’s third largest public university. Business, technology, entrepreneurship, computer programming and computer applications provide training necessary for today’s business world. As a full-featured university, it offers 2-year certificate programs plus over 80 majors in baccalaureate and master degree programs. Distance learning is also offered.  
    Western Dakota Tech (WTD)
    Rapid City, SD
    Enrollment: 1,152
    WDT is the only technical institute serving the western SD region. WDT offers more than 20 programs in a variety of career fields, from certificate to 2-year associate degrees. WDT provides customized training programs to meet individual business needs and applications, as well as career internship opportunities.
    National American University (NAU)
    Rapid City, SD
    Enrollment: 1,973 
    NAU is a private university with sites nationwide. NAU offers a wide variety of undergraduate programs, including Bachelor of Science degrees, Associate of Applied Science degrees, and diplomas in accounting, applied management, business, allied health, criminal justice, healthcare management, nursing, legal studies, and information technology.

     

    This institution is an equal opportunity provider, employer and lender.