Prime interstate locationBrookings is conveniently located in east central South Dakota just minutes from Minnesota with access to Interstate and state highways, providing many road and air transportation options with direct access to both coasts, Canada, and Mexico.
The Brookings area is comprised of Brookings County and the communities of Arlington, Aurora, Brookings, Bruce, Bushnell, Estelline, Sinai, Volga, and White. The area is served by a number of major, well-connected highways including:

Top state for doing business•  Interstate 29
•  US Hwy 14
•  US Hwy 81



Brookings City Population - 22,228
(20.1% growth from 2000 to 2011)

Brookings County Population - 32,226

Brookings County Median Age - 26.3

Distance from Metropolitan Areas
  • Sioux Falls, SD - 53 miles
  • Sioux City, IA - 130 miles
  • Fargo, ND - 188 miles
  • Minneapolis, MN - 204 miles