South Dakota

"South Dakota has often been referred to as "the land of infinite variety." That variety is reflected in everything from our weather and scenery to our economy, state symbols, and famous folks. South Dakota ranks 16th in size among the 50 states. It was the 40th state to join the Union in 1889 and encompasses 77,123 square miles, averaging 10 people per square mile. South Dakota boasts more miles of shoreline than the state of Florida and the highest point in the United States east of the Rocky Mountains "- Travel South Dakota.

Fun Facts About South Dakota:

State Flower: Pasque
State Soil: Houdek
State Sport: Rodeo
State Nosh: Chislic
State Dessert: Kuchen

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How Old Is South Dakota’s Oldest Resident?
The average age of life expectancy is only going up thanks to the advancement of modern medicine; which is why we are seeing people live into their 80s, 90s, and even 100s.
But how old is South Dakota's oldest resident? And are they still alive today in 2021...

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