Best Places To Live In Rapid City, SD

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  • Rapid City, SD
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 70,126
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score82
  • Hot Springs, SD
  • 46.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,565
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  • Custer, SD
  • 28.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,918
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  • Spearfish, SD
  • 41.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 10,836
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  • Wall, SD
  • 48.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 912
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  • Blackhawk, SD
  • 8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,754
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  • Hill City, SD
  • 19.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,171
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  • Sturgis, SD
  • 27.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,652
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  • Whitewood, SD
  • 34.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 899
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  • Rapid Valley, SD
  • 4.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,619
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  • Newcastle, WY
  • 51 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,495
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  • Piedmont, SD
  • 12.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 878
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  • Belle Fourche, SD
  • 51.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,677
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  • Deadwood, SD
  • 33 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,153
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  • Johnson Siding, SD
  • 11 miles away (City)
  • Population: 653
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  • Colonial Pine Hills, SD
  • 6.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,328
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  • New Underwood, SD
  • 19.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 601
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  • North Spearfish, SD
  • 46.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,969
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  • Summerset, SD
  • 10.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,240
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  • Keystone, SD
  • 16 miles away (City)
  • Population: 365
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  • Lead, SD
  • 33.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,097
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  • Newell, SD
  • 45.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 726
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  • Hermosa, SD
  • 16 miles away (City)
  • Population: 463
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  • Box Elder, SD
  • 7.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,683
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  • Beulah, WY
  • 53.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 108
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  • Central City, SD
  • 34.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 126
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  • St. Onge, SD
  • 41.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 26
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  • Green Valley, SD
  • 5.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 639
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  • Blucksberg Mountain, SD
  • 23.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 493
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  • Pringle, SD
  • 37 miles away (City)
  • Population: 192
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  • Nisland, SD
  • 44.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 339
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  • Hill View Heights, WY
  • 49.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 50
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  • Wasta, SD
  • 38.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 55
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  • Ashland Heights, SD
  • 6.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 622
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  • Fruitdale, SD
  • 47.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 67
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  • Fairburn, SD
  • 26.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 63
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  • Vale, SD
  • 38.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 170
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  • Buffalo Gap, SD
  • 40.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 151
Listed above are the best places to live in Rapid City, SD for 2016. The list is compiled using the AreaVibes Livability Score which is calculated from a score out of 100 and based on various categories. These include: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. Displayed first is the matching location - Rapid City, SD, followed by the best places to live near Rapid City, SD, sorted by Livability Score. To customize the list of best places to live in and around Rapid City, SD, you are able to sort by what categories are most important to you from the dropdown. You can also choose to display cities only, neighborhoods only or both city and neighborhoods. The population dropdown will allow you to customize the size of the cities that you would like to appear in the list.