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.

Population

21,795
Up by 6.61%

Nearby Cities

Housing

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

$138,800
Higher than the state average

Schools

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

$45,185
Lower than the national average

Business

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.

Residents

Most residents are
5-17 Years old

Health

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.

Education

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

Watertown, SD's Livability Rankings