Best Places To Live In Rapid City, SD

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  • Rapid City, SD
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 68,060
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score78
  • Spearfish, SD
  • 42.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 10,470
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  • Rapid Valley, SD
  • 4.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,280
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  • Blackhawk, SD
  • 6.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,610
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  • Hill City, SD
  • 19.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 888
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  • Johnson Siding, SD
  • 10.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 645
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  • Summerset, SD
  • 9.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,104
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  • Sturgis, SD
  • 26.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,602
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  • Wall, SD
  • 49.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 906
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  • Hot Springs, SD
  • 46.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,655
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  • Custer, SD
  • 28.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,346
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  • Newcastle, WY
  • 50.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,516
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  • Colonial Pine Hills, SD
  • 6.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,633
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  • North Spearfish, SD
  • 44 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,873
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  • Belle Fourche, SD
  • 51.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,633
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  • Whitewood, SD
  • 33.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,012
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  • Lead, SD
  • 32.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,107
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  • Hermosa, SD
  • 16.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 332
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  • Hill View Heights, WY
  • 49.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 133
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  • Green Valley, SD
  • 6.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 819
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  • Keystone, SD
  • 15.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 397
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  • New Underwood, SD
  • 19.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 628
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  • Blucksberg Mountain, SD
  • 22.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 456
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  • Box Elder, SD
  • 8.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,084
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  • Deadwood, SD
  • 32.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,124
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  • Piedmont, SD
  • 13 miles away (City)
  • Population: 118
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.