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Dakota Dunes

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    3. Housing
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    4. Nightlife
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    5. Good for Families
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    6. Diversity
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    7. Jobs
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    8. Weather
      grade B minus
    9. Cost of Living
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    10. Health & Fitness
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    12. Commute
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    Dakota Dunes is a with a population of 2,895. Dakota Dunes is in Union County and is one of the best places to live in South Dakota. In Dakota Dunes, most residents own their homes. Many families live in Dakota Dunes and residents tend to be conservative.

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    Real Estate

    Median Home Value
    $266,400
    National
    $281,900
    Median Rent
    $902
    National
    $1,268
    Area Feel
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    Rent vs. Own
    • Rent
      41%
    • Own
      59%
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    Crime & Safety

    Crime & Safety
    grade unavailable
    Based on violent and property crime rates.
    Violent Crimes
    • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
    • Assault
      No data available  
      national  282.7
    • Murder
      No data available  
      national  6.1
    • Rape
      No data available  
      national  40.7
    • Robbery
      No data available  
      national  135.5
    Property Crimes
    • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
    • Burglary
      No data available  
      national  500.1
    • Theft
      No data available  
      national  2,042.8
    • Motor Vehicle Theft
      No data available  
      national  284

    Residents

    Diversity
    grade B
    Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
    Age
    • <10 years
      18%
    • 10-17 years
      10%
    • 18-24 years
      6%
    • 25-34 years
      11%
    • 35-44 years
      14%
    • 45-54 years
      14%
    • 55-64 years
      16%
    • 65+ years
      11%
    Education Levels
    • Master's degree or higher
      31%
      national  13%
    • Bachelor's degree
      25%
      national  21%
    • Some college or associate's degree
      29%
      national  28%
    • High school diploma or equivalent
      15%
      national  26%
    • Less than high school diploma
      0%
      national  11%

    Working in Dakota Dunes

    Jobs
    grade A
    Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
    Median Household Income
    $99,034
    National
    $75,149

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