Watertown, SD

Codington County

What you need to know about Watertown, SD

Activities ranging from hunting and fishing to shopping and museums are among the attractions in Watertown, and schools are ranked among the best in South Dakota. Watertown Regional Library is frequently visited by families, and top employers are represented by manufacturing companies and computer firms. Redlin Art Center houses more than 150 works by famed artist Terry Redlin, and the community features spacious parks without the big-city crowds.


Up by 6.61%

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Homes Owned 64.38%
64.38% Complete
Homes Rented 35.62%
35.62% Complete

Real Estate

In Watertown, South Dakota

Ready to move to Watertown? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Watertown.

Median Home Price

Higher than the state average


In Watertown, South Dakota

The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Watertown rates.

Median Household Income

Lower than the national average


In Watertown, South Dakota

Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Watertown.


Most residents are
5-17 Years old


In Watertown, South Dakota

Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Watertown.


Bachelor’s Degree 21%
21% Complete
Graduated High School 91%
91% Complete

Watertown, SD's Livability Rankings