According to a study by WalletHub, South Dakota's largest city ranks in the top three spots in the nation to raise a family.  Looking at 150 of the nation's largest cities and several pieces of criteria that include the cost of housing, the quality of schools and health care, and choices for fun and recreation, Sioux Falls takes the number 2 spot for Best Cities For Families.  The number one city to raise a family, according to WalletHub, is Plano, Texas.



Though the folks at WalletHub don't claim to be perfect, they do hope that by researching the data they retrieved, they can help new families decide where they can live happy and healthy lives and have the greatest chance to achieve wallet wellness.  Wallet wellness is physical, emotional and financial well-being.  By the way, Sioux Falls took the number one spot when it came to wallet wellness.