Sioux Falls population up 2.2 percent to 162,000 - KSFY News - Sioux Falls, SD News, Weather, Sports

Sioux Falls population up 2.2 percent to 162,000

Posted: Updated:

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - Sioux Falls leaders say another 3,500 people moved to the city in the last year.

That 2.2 percent increase puts the city's population at 162,300, an increase of 28,000 over the last decade.

Chief planning and zoning official Jeffrey Schmitt cited its diverse employment opportunities, fiscally sound government, strong local economy and other factors.




Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KSFY. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service or our EEO Report.