Welcome to Scotland, South Dakota A community off the beaten path.

About Scotland, SD


Scotland, South Dakota is a community with much to offer it's residents both young and old. Scotland, SD is the perfect place to raise a family! Are you looking for a community where you can raise your children with the same values that you had when you were a child? Is a good education important? Scotland, SD is the place where your children will have smaller class sizes which means a smaller student to teacher ratio. Your children receive the attention they need and deserve. Scotland, SD School District has consistently produced students, both boys and girls, with an education that ranks them as one of the best in the state in both academics as well as in competitive athletics.


Scotland, SD is a town where you can spend the evening on the back porch swing or head to the park to watch the town team play a baseball game. If a faster pace is for you, in less than an hour you can see a play, concert or catch a plane.


For many Americans, retirement is just around the corner. They are looking for a good life at a reasonable cost. There is no need to look any further. You need not travel far from home in this town, of 900 people, to find what you are looking for:


Grocery store


Hardware store


Full-service gas stations


Department store with name brand clothing


Beauty shops


Flower and gift shop


Community bank


Community library


Hospital with Emergency services 24 hours a day


Ambulance service


Medical clinics with outreach services to bring specialists to the area


Long-term care/Assisted living facility


Full-service pharmacy


Affordable housing


Low crime rate


9 Hole Golf Course


Swimming Pool with slide and kids pool




For an informational packet about the advantages to moving to Scotland, SD, e-mail us at scotnews@gwtc.net and include your name and mailing address.


Come for a visit, we would love to meet you!


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