Located in Campbell County, Gillette's population is over 31,000. Gillette is 140 miles west of Rapid City, SD. and lies between the Black Hills to its east and the Big Horn Mountains to its west. The City of Gillette offers many parks and outdoor recreation areas. The CAM-PLEX hosts concerts and other events such as the National High School Finals Rodeo, the county fair, craft fairs, expos and more. Gillette's recreation center attracts patrons from all of the surrounding areas, with its replica Devils Tower climbing walls and it's indoor water park. The school system in Gillette and Campbell County is top notch, with elementary schools tucked into neighborhoods throughout the city. Gillette College is centrally located and is well known regionally for it's nursing school.
The average house price in Gillette is about $220,000 but homes are available from around $100,000 and up. Homes in Gillette date as far back as 1910 in some cases on the north of town, with most neighborhoods dating to the 1980s. Several neighborhoods have been developed in recent years, particularly in the area of the rec center.
The surrounding area of Gillette is made up of neighborhoods with 1-5 acre lots there are homes on up to 20 acres just minutes from town. There is plenty of opportunity to own horses with horse properties around the outskirts of Gillette. I am happy to help you find your home on the range, whether you're looking for a home in Gillette or one outside of the Gillette city limits. Give me a call and lets discuss your options. I am happy to guide you through the home buying process.