Beresford is a city in Lincoln and Union counties of South Dakota. It is part of the Sioux City Metro Area, and has a total area of 1.8 square miles, all of which is land. About 66% of the city is located in Union County. It was incorporated with the current name, in 1884.
Manufacturing, retail trade and construction are the major commercial activities here. There are a total of five local public schools. Howard Field Airport id the local airport. The closest hopital is the Hawarden Community Hospital, located about 17 miles away in Hawarden, Iowa. The cost of living here is 18.40% lower than the country average.
This place gets about 25 inches of rain annually. The number of days with measurable precipitation is 81. Snowfall is about 31 inches annually.