Life In Yankton

Don’t take our word for it – check out what others say about Yankton, South Dakota!


June, 2015 – Yankton has been named a Top 100 Best Small Town, 2015 – Livability has once again listed Yankton as one of the Top Best Small Towns!  Expanding their usual “Top 10” because of it’s popularity, they now have the “Top 100” and Yankton is #92!  No small feat!   Check out the full article and more at

May, 2015 – Best Towns to Raise a Family in South Dakota  – Yankton was listed as #7 in a recent study provided by Niche ranking the best towns to raise a family in South Dakota.  Check out the full article and more at

February, 2015 – The Most Affordable Place to Live in South Dakota – In a recent study provided by Smart Asset to determine the most affordable places to live in South Dakota, Yankton was found to be #2! Check out the full article and more at

January, 2015 – The Most Beautiful Places in America Photo Tour   done by USA Today shows some beautiful pictures of areas around Yankton!   Check out the full gallery at

October, 2014 – Yankton Named #6 of The 10 Most Exciting Places In South Dakota list provided by Movoto, a real estate blog. Check out the full story at

September, 2014 – Yankton Named a Top City on the Rise in South Dakota by NerdWallet, a consumer advocacy website.   Check out the full press release here:  SD Rise – Yankton [Press Release].

September, 2014 – Yankton Named a Best City to Live and Work in South Dakota on Credit Donkey. Check out the full story at

Visit LivabilityIn 2012 Yankton was voted a Top 10 Small Town by Livability. Check out the story at


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  • 803 E. 4th St.
  • Yankton, SD
  • 57078