Location Profile

Scotland, South Dakota

Facility Type
Critical Access Hospital
Facility Location
Scotland, South Dakota
Teaching Facility
Trauma Center
Number of Beds

Hospital Overview

The healthcare provider is located in Scotland, South Dakota. As a quality healthcare source of the area, the provider uses state-of-the-art technology and offers a full range of services.

Community Overview

Named for the founders’ home country of Scotland, Scotland is a small but interesting city in South Dakota. A strong education system, plenty of outdoor recreation and a quiet pace of life make it a nice place to live. Scotland is a small but quaint town. The area is suitable for people who want a slower pace of life and who are looking to retire.

Learn more about Scotland at the official city website and explore the area at the county website.

Cost of Living


Scotland has a single school for K-12. The students in the district have a low student-teacher ratio of 12 to 1. There are no private schools in the city.

Click here to read more about public schools in Scotland.

Once you find the school you are interested in, you will need to contact them directly with any questions you might have.


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Local and Nearby Attractions

The shopping scene in Scotland is growing. There’s a range of local businesses and service providers. Scotland also has a good recreational scene. You can fish Lake Henry, swim in the city pool, tee off on the local range, and more. There are also nearby sports fields to enjoy tennis, baseball, softball, and other sports.

Just 35 minutes away is Yankton, South Dakota, a lively town with an assortment of activities for entertainment, culture, and history. Yankton, South Dakota’s Lewis and Clark Theatre presents live theatrical productions and special events for guests of all ages and has been going strong for over 55 years. The theatre company presents all of their events in a beautiful restored 1902 art deco theatre in the heart of downtown. While in downtown Yankton, South Dakota, be sure you walk along the city RiverWalk to see the city’s collection of large and unique sculptures. G.A.R. Hall is also nearby and features rotating exhibits curated by the local arts organization. The AMC Classic Yankton 5 is the place to catch a movie and you can always get a nice game of bowling at the Yankton Bowl Family Fun Center. A visit to the Dakota Territorial Museum will teach you all about the local area. The site includes the Children’s Transportation Museum, Heritage Park, and an in-depth exhibit about the explorers Lewis and Clark. Yankton, South Dakota also features several parks and recreational options. Travel across the Meridian Bridge which is open to just pedestrians and bicyclists. The bridge is nestled in a park that has a fountain, splash pad, green space, and the Yankton sculpture trail.

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Crime Rate

Crime in the city is low, and Scotland is safer than 98% of the rest of the country. The small town is tight-knit and the community looks out for each other.

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