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icon-arrowAs the economic epicenter for a 200-mile radius, including portions of five-states, and serving a population of over 630,000 people, Rapid City is well positioned for even further growth and business development in the years ahead.

Market Intelligence

icon-arrowThe Rapid City Economic Development Partnership is a great starting point for any businesses considering a start-up, expansion, or relocation.

Tools & Resources

icon-toolsThe Rapid City Economic Development Partnership is committed to helping businesses grow and expand. On these pages, you will find links to additional tools and resources that may be available to your business.

We believe in a public-private model, where each sector can combine its resources, skills and strengths with those of the other to achieve common goals.

What's New

Annual Meeting- January 5th 2018

GET YOUR SEATS HERE Friday, January 5th 2018 7:30am- 9:30am Rushmore Plaza- Holiday Inn Topics: 2017 Growth Please join us for a report of accomplishments, area developments, and to recap a great 2016. 2018 Opportunities Share ideas, see what’s happening, and discuss the momentum going into 2017. Ellsworth Growth What’s happening at the Air Force Base Seats- $35 Purchase...

Work here. Play here.

Work in Rapid City and enjoy the lifestyle of the Black Hills as one giant perk. The Black Hills and surrounding region are full of economic and active lifestyle opportunities. Our economy is healthy and consistent with a low unemployment rate. Visit the area, and you may never...

The Fireball Run Was Smokin!

The Run came through Rapid City in late September. Check the details and air times at Unlike Reality TV, Fireball Run® is real. The factual series follows the story of 40 road warrior teams challenged with locating some of the most interesting, unique, and often under-discovered places in America. This is the story of towns as revealed through...

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