Dakota Dunes, South Dakota Highlights

housing options

When searching for homes in this area use these search terms:

  • Dakota Dunes
  • North Sioux City
  • Zip Code: 57049

(Psssst. Don't forget, you are now looking in South Dakota)

Neighboorhood feel

Dakota Dunes is a master-planned residential and business community, designed to fully appreciate the scenic area between the Missouri and Big Sioux rivers. Fifteen minutes from downtown Sioux City, the Dakota Dunes area is 2,000 acres of artfully crafted homes, buildings, parks, and recreational facilities.

type of homes

Whether you are looking for the modern conveniences and easy maintenance of a town home or prefer a larger home with scenic river views, Dakota Dunes offers a variety of new construction with upscale amenities. Many of its individual neighborhoods, like The Prairie and the Meadows, center around a community park that features a playground, summer house, basketball courts, and mature trees. The Country Club Estates hug the Arnold Palmer-designed golf course and clubhouse, offering unmatched prestige and beauty amidst the backdrop of lakes, rivers, and forests.

Paved and limestone trails connect all the neighborhood communities of The Dunes, allowing all residents to experience this unique Siouxland setting in a natural and personal way.


within a 5 minute Drive

The Dakota Dunes features all of the conveniences of suburbia within minutes of the hustle and bustle of the city.


within a 10-15 Minute drive



The Dakota Dunes development boomed along with Gateway Computers in the late 1990's when employees of the Sioux City-born company flocked to South Dakota for its tax-free income incentives. Residents and businesses of South Dakota still enjoy numerous economic advantages, like no personal state income tax, no corporate income tax, no personal property tax, no local sales tax, and more.

The Dakota Dunes Development Company reviews, approves, and maintains The Dunes' home owner's association, which is charged with implementing the quality standards of the community.