Tag Archives: South Dakota

Capital: Pierre
Nickname: The Mount Rushmore State
Inhabitants: 884,000
Largest city: Sioux Falls
Airport: (FSD) Sioux Falls Regional / Joe Foss Field
Fun Fact: Custer State Park is the second best place to view wildlife after Yellowstone.
About South Dakota
Many travel to South Dakota for the famous presidents carved in stone at Mount Rushmore. Logical because where in the world do you see this phenomenon. You traverse South Dakota through vast, open landscapes, drive through prairies or valleys and you have the feeling of being alone in the world. Visit the badlands of Badlands State Park where you can spot buffalo and herds of bighorn sheep and find several more caves or go real wildlife hunting at Custer State Park, one of the best wildlife spotting parks in America after Yellowstone. See mcat-test-centers for a list of 2-year colleges in South Dakota including private technical schools and public community colleges within the state of South Dakota.

Brief History of South Dakota

Population: 824,082 thousand people (2011) Area: 199905.0 sq. km According to citypopulationreview.com, South Dakota is named after the Dakota Indian tribe. The Missouri River, which flows through South Dakota, divides the state into two approximately equal parts – eastern and western. Another geographical region is also distinguished – the Black Hills. The east of theā€¦ Read More »