Rapid City is conveniently located in the Mountain Time Zone, making access to both coasts possible most of the work day. Our central location within North America is also beneficial for north/south commerce and connections from Canada to Mexico. See detailed Maps below.
Interactive GIS Map
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PENNINGTON COUNTY – RAPID CITY GIS
A Division of the Rapid City Growth Management Department
Retail Trade Area
Rapid City is the center of a regional trade area that includes portions of 5-states and over 468,000 people within a 200-mile radius.
|Geography||Population||Households||Average HH Income|
|Rapid City MSA||122,522||47,600||$50,045|
|50 mile radius||149,750||60,225||$46,525|
|100 mile radius||253,370||98,010||$42,892|
|200 mile radius||468,495||184,945||$42,838|
Housing & Neighborhoods
Rapid City is home to many friendly neighborhoods, with close proximity to ball fields, parks, trails, golf courses, lakes and Rapid Creek, which runs through the city year-round.