Best Places To Live In Montana 2016

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score83
  • Big Timber, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,460
82
  • Livingston, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,086
81
  • Choteau, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,616
81
  • Glasgow, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,327
80
  • East Helena, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,497
80
  • Ennis, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 843
80
  • Plentywood, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,752
80
  • Black Eagle, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,233
80
  • Colstrip, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,243
80
  • Four Corners, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,264
79
  • Forsyth, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,831
79
  • Miles City, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,553
79
  • Sidney, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,888
79
  • Bigfork, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,375
79
  • Dillon, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,181
79
  • Fort Benton, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,364
79
  • Columbus, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,250
79
  • Red Lodge, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,337
79
  • Bridger, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,034
79
  • Bozeman, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 39,123
79
  • West Glendive, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,972
79
  • Clancy, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,699
79
  • Townsend, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,033
79
  • Shelby, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,096
78
  • Belgrade, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,625
78
  • Three Forks, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,837
78
  • Park City, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,072
78
  • Roundup, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,740
78
  • Lewistown, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,879
78
  • Montana City, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,683
78
  • White Sulphur Springs, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,151
78
  • Columbia Falls, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,765
77
  • Laurel, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,887
77
  • Great Falls, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 59,017
77
  • Lolo, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,994
77
  • Glendive, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,167
77
  • Lockwood, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,943
77
  • Seeley Lake, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,174
77
  • Absarokee, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,074
77
  • Ulm, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 541
77
  • Big Sky, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,694
77
  • Billings, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 106,979
77
  • Conrad, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,600
76
  • Scobey, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,096
76
  • Baker, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,843
76
  • Malta, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,818
76
  • Kalispell, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 20,629
76
  • Joliet, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 578
76
  • Gardiner, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,229
76
  • Manhattan, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,267
AreaVibes reveals the best places to live in Montana for 2016 using our Livability Score. The Livability Score for each city in Montana is calculated out of 100 from a unique algorithm based on various metrics, including: amenities, cost of living, crime, education, employment, housing and weather. Montana has a population of 1,006,370 and a population density of 6.8 people per square mile. The capital city is Helena and the largest city in Montana is Billings. To filter the results, use the dropdown options to sort by population or category.