Overview of Redfield
Located near Interstate 281 and State Route 26, Redfield, SD is a small community that remains connected to South Dakota and the Midwestern lifestyle. Touted as the "Pheasant Capital of the World," Redfield is a true gem of Skink County due to its community-oriented atmosphere and outdoor attractions. Redfield apartments for rent are perfect for families wanting a rural lifestyle in a nice, small town.
Living in Redfield, SD
The land that would eventually become Redfield was originally surveyed by Chicagoan Frank Meyers back in 1878. Meyers set up the first post office in town just two years later, and it quickly grew into a small city.
Today, Redfield is home to approximately 2,300 residents, yet has all of the amenities that most larger towns provide. Redfield is home to a modern hospital with 24 hour emergency care, a beautiful state park, and a number of recreation programs that residents of all ages can enjoy. As the seat of Skink County, Redfield also provides a number of government jobs for local residents. Other top employers include the South Dakota Development Center, Redfield Public Schools and the Eastern Star Nursing Home.
Students renting Redfield apartments are also just miles away from several learning institutions. Northern State University is in nearby Aberdeen, while Lake Area Technical Institute is in Watertown.
Redfield Attractions and Special Events
Redfield Lake and Turtle Creek provide natural areas that all residents can enjoy. Avid fishermen and fisherwomen can enjoy a number of great spots on nearby Mud Lake, while golf fans can enjoy a nine hole course at local Fisher Grove Country Club.
During the hot summer months, children and adults alike enjoy the Redfield community swimming pool. Equipped with a 100+ foot waterslide as well as a wading pool, residents of all ages can easily cool off. The city's recreation programs in sports such as soccer, baseball and archery make it easy to stay busy.
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