South Dakota On Forbes List of Best Business States
A Forbes.com article published on Wednesday, September 25th, ranked South Dakota number 11 overall in its 2013 Best States for Business list. South Dakota actually ranked number 1 for business cost, but only ranked 41st in growth prospects.
Forbes ranks the states according to business cost, labor supply, growth prospects, regulatory environment, economic climate and quality of life.
Our neighbor to the north, North Dakota ranked No. 2, with the country’s most robust economy over the last five years.
Here are the top 10:
- North Dakota
- North Carolina