Sioux Falls Features

Sioux Falls is South Dakota’s largest city as well as a great place to live, work, play, and visit. It’s also a place where City leaders and employees take serving their community very seriously. While those who call Sioux Falls home already know what makes us remarkable, the rest of America also is taking notice! See what others are saying about Sioux Falls.


#1 Up-and-Coming City for Recent College Grads – Forbes
#1 City Where Millennials Are Buying Homes – SmartAsset
8th Best U.S. City Where Residents Have the Healthiest Finances – MSN
5th Happiest Place to Live – WalletHub
6th Healthiest Small Town in the U.S. – HealthLine
4th Best City for Families – WalletHub
2nd Best Place for Children in 2016 – SmartAsset
5th Best City for Successful Aging – Milken Institute
5th Best City to Retire – WalletHub
5th Best City of 2016 – SmartAsset


“As Many Midwest Cities Slump, Sioux Falls Soars” – Wall Street Journal
4th Best City for Jobs – WalletHub
2nd Best Small City for Business and Careers – Forbes
#1 Large City to Start a Business – WalletHub
4th Best City to Start a Career – WalletHub


Denny Sanford PREMIER Center Ranked #88 in the World for Touring Ticket Sales – Pollstar
Falls Park Is #7 of the Top 15 City Parks in America – Thrillist
America’s Best Urban Bike Paths – Fodor’s Travel
Sioux Falls’ Growing Local Food Scene – New York Times


21 Super Cool Cities to Visit – Expedia
6 Amazing Small Cities for a Family Vacation – FlipKey
“Step Aside, San Francisco: ‘SF’ Now Stands for Sioux Falls, South Dakota” – Huffington Post
“America’s Pinkest City” – Huffington Post
“Where Does ‘Eating Local’ Mean Fried Pickles and Buffalo Bourgoignon?” – Huffington Post


9th Best-Run City in America – WalletHub
“Where America Works” – CNN’s Fareed Zakaria GPS
“Silicon City” – U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Free Enterprise
“Is Sioux Falls, S.D., the Next Boom Town?” – The Atlantic