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Area Description

Welcome to possible. Mitchell is a thriving and surprising community that outperforms, outthinks and outproduces other communities of similar size.

Uniquely positioned, Mitchell offers the best of small-town living with bigger-city possibilities and invites new residents to experience the Mitchell difference – the difference that is in the schools, the vibrant family-centered amenities, the jobs available, the quality of life and the affordable living.

Mitchell welcomes visitors and residents to enjoy some of the best extracurricular activities in the region. Whether you are a fishing or hunting enthusiast or love watching a performance at the community theatre, Mitchell has entertainment year-round.

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   Mitchell is located at the intersection of Interstate 90 and State Highway 37 in south eastern South Dakota.

When it comes to staying busy, Mitchell, South Dakota is the place for you all year long! This bustling community offers a wide variety of hunting, fishing and sports opportunities in addition to shopping, dining and an abundance of events and activities for people of all ages and interests.


Mitchell is centrally located within five hours of Minneapolis, MN, Omaha, NE, the Black Hills of South Dakota and only one hour from the Missouri River, which offers a variety of outdoor activities.


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While in Mitchell, experience the rich historical and cultural attractions including the World’s Only Corn Palace, Cabela’s Wildlife Exhibits, Carnegie Resource Center, Dakota Discovery Museum, McGovern Legacy Museum, and the Prehistoric Indian Village.

http://visitmitchell.com/attractions-tours/

Public transportation




Nowhere is too far in Mitchell! However, if you do need a ride there are plenty of local cabs and transit available.
The Sioux Falls Regional airport is only 74 miles to our east and they carry all major airlines.

Medical Facilities


For a current list of all medical services including Primary & Specialty physicians, dentists & orthodontics, chiropractors, etc., click on the following link: http://business.mitchellchamber.com/list/QL/health-care-11

Climate

Monthly Temperatures / Rainfall

 Month  Low  Avg  High  Rain
 Jan  4.4  15.1  25.7  0.5 "
 Feb  11.3  21.9  32.4  0.7 "
 Mar  22.5  33.2  43.9  1.7 "
 Apr  35.1  46.8  58.5  2.7 "
 May  47.2  59.0  70.9  3.3 "
 Jun  57.0  68.8  80.7  3.5 "
 Jul  61.9  74.2  86.4  2.6 "
 Aug  59.3  72.0  84.7  2.3 "
 Sep  48.3  62.0  75.6  2.3 "
 Oct  35.5  48.8  62.0  1.5 "
 Nov  22.0  32.4  42.8  1.2 "
 Dec  9.5  19.8  30.1  0.5 "


Spring temperatures are cold with averages in the mid 40's and highs in the upper 50's. Nights are cold with lows in the mid 30's. Summer temperatures are mild with averages in the low 70's and highs in the low 80's. Nights are cool with lows in the upper 50's. Fall temperatures are cold with averages in the upper 40's and highs in the low 60's. Nights are cold with lows in the mid 30's. Winter temperatures are cold with averages in the upper 10's and highs in the upper 20's. Nights are cold with lows in the upper 0's.

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Cost of Living for Mitchell, SD

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Mitchell has a vast array of newly built apartments and townhomes as well as single and multi family homes that are available.

Senior Assistance in Mitchell, SD

Mitchell, South Dakota offers the following assistance for seniors:


The James Valley Community Center offers a variety of activities for all ages of seniors.
http://www.cityofmitchell.org/index.asp?SEC=42BD458D-6905-4BAE-AF8F-F48525D2F927&Type=B_BASIC

Job or Volunteer Opportunities

Opportunitites abound for you to volunteer. The Avera Health Care System is always in need of volunteers, as are several other entities in the Mitchell area.

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