Country Homes for Sale in South Dakota
Find Farms, Ranches, and Acreage for Sale
A diversified farming state, cattle, corn, soybeans, wheat, and hogs are the leading products from South Dakota's agricultural economy. Lands of America has 300,000 acres of South Dakota land and rural real estate for sale, totaling around $869 million in overall value. Of the 66 counties in the state, Lawrence County has the most ranches, farms, hunting land and other rural land and acreage for sale. Looking at data recently recorded through the Lands of America Comparable Sales program, the most land and rural property sales were recorded in Tripp County. Outdoors enthusiasts can hunt for wildlife including whitetail deer, turkey, mule deer, and pheasant on land for sale here, while fishermen can cast for trout, pike, and walleye. Like Wyoming, South Dakota ranks highly as a retirement destination for its low tax rates (there is no state income tax) and high quality of living. The state is mostly rural, although towns like Rapid City, Vermillion and Spearfish pack their share of cultural, arts and outdoor action (Spearfish made Outside magazine's 2015 list of best outdoor towns for its mix of fishing, bike trails and brews). The long winters in South Dakota may give some retirees pause, but the state can boast four-season allure for those interested in year-round adventure and atmosphere.