Find USDA Eligible Properties in South Dakota

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Are you looking to buy in a rural area of South Dakota?

There are 9,907 USDA backed residential loans in South Dakota with an average loan balance of $85,668. Over 80% of the loans went to help first time home buyers. Borrowers were an average age of 35 years old. The typical appraised home value was around $89,911. On average the rural home size purchased with this loan was approximately 1,327 square feet.

The size of South Dakota is roughly 199,729 square kilometers. USDA defined regions of rural loan ineligibility in South Dakota covers about 427 square kilometers of the state. That is a mere 0.21% of the state is ineligible for traditional USDA home loans. See the interactive geographic illustration below for more details.

Select from the list of counties below or use the search feature to find houses in a city where you would like to live.

Search 66 Counties of South Dakota   SD QR code

Aurora   •   Beadle   •   Bennett   •   Bon Homme   •   Brookings   •   Brown   •   Brule   •   Buffalo   •   Butte   •   Campbell   •   Charles Mix   •   Clark   •   Clay   •   Codington   •   Corson   •   Custer   •   Davison   •   Day   •   Deuel   •   Dewey   •   Douglas   •   Edmunds   •   Fall River   •   Faulk   •   Grant   •   Gregory   •   Haakon   •   Hamlin   •   Hand   •   Hanson   •   Harding   •   Hughes   •   Hutchinson   •   Hyde   •   Jackson   •   Jerauld   •   Jones   •   Kingsbury   •   Lake   •   Lawrence   •   Lincoln   •   Lyman   •   Marshall   •   McCook   •   McPherson   •   Meade   •   Mellette   •   Miner   •   Minnehaha   •   Moody   •   Oglala Lakota   •   Pennington   •   Perkins   •   Potter   •   Roberts   •   Sanborn   •   Spink   •   Stanley   •   Sully   •   Todd   •   Tripp   •   Turner   •   Union   •   Walworth   •   Yankton   •   Ziebach

Use above links or the clickable map to view county level data.

States bordering South Dakota include Iowa, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota and Wyoming.

A USDA loan is a mortgage option available to eligible homebuyers that is sponsored by the United States Department of Agriculture to promote homeownership in rural communities. USDA Loans, sometimes called "RD Loans," offer 100% financing options on eligible rural properties. USDAProperties can help you find Search for USDA Eligible Properties throughout the state of South Dakota.

South Dakota was admitted into the United States on November 2nd, 1889 where the state capitol today resides in Pierre.

The official South Dakota state motto is "Under God the People Rule." This motto was adopted in 1893, shortly after South Dakota became a state. It reflects the state’s belief in the importance of democracy and the power of the people to make decisions. The motto also reflects the religious heritage of the state, as South Dakota is home to many Christians. The phrase “under God” recognizes the power of the divine in making decisions. The phrase “the people rule” reflects the state’s commitment to democracy and the power of the people to make decisions.

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State Fish: Walleye (Sander vitreus)

Interested in the geographic boundaries that define USDA Loan eligibility?
Click the map below to view for more details about rural housing in South Dakota and a higher resolution USDA loan eligibility boundaries.
South Dakota USDA loan eligibility boundaries

Updated Boundaries
Effective 2024

South Dakota New 2024 USDA loan eligibility boundaries
Local USDA Program Administration Contact Information
USDA Rural Development State Office
200 4th Street SW, Federal Building, Rm. 210
Huron, SD 57350
Phone: (605) 352-1100
Facsimile: (855) 262-1940
Featured Properties from USDA Loan Eligible Regions of South Dakota
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2 W County Road 27
Webster, SD

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48186 258th St
Brandon, SD

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112 Randall Dr
Milbank, SD

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424 W Pinehurst Trl
Dakota Dunes, SD

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Rural Homes in South Dakota during Summer
Rural Homes in South Dakota during summer