Best Places To Live In Montana 2016

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score83
  • Big Timber, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,460
81
  • Glasgow, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,327
81
  • Miles City, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,553
81
  • East Helena, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,497
81
  • Dillon, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,181
80
  • Four Corners, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,264
80
  • Choteau, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,616
80
  • Plentywood, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,752
79
  • Baker, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,843
79
  • Montana City, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,683
79
  • Colstrip, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,243
79
  • West Glendive, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,972
79
  • Red Lodge, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,337
79
  • Laurel, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,887
79
  • Forsyth, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,831
79
  • Columbus, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,250
79
  • Bigfork, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,375
79
  • Black Eagle, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,233
78
  • Clancy, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,699
78
  • Fort Benton, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,364
78
  • Livingston, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,086
78
  • Bozeman, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 39,123
78
  • Townsend, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,033
78
  • Three Forks, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,837
78
  • Shelby, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,096
78
  • Park City, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,072
78
  • Big Sky, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,694
77
  • Roundup, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,740
77
  • Ennis, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 843
77
  • Great Falls, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 59,017
77
  • Belgrade, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,625
77
  • Conrad, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,600
77
  • White Sulphur Springs, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,151
77
  • Whitefish, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,542
76
  • Lolo, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,994
76
  • Columbia Falls, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,765
76
  • Absarokee, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,074
76
  • Seeley Lake, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,174
75
  • Lockwood, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,943
75
  • Glendive, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,167
75
  • Ulm, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 541
75
  • Scobey, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,096
75
  • Billings, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 106,979
75
  • Malta, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,818
75
  • Gardiner, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,229
75
  • Manhattan, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,267
75
  • Malmstrom AFB, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,625
74
  • Lewistown, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,879
74
  • Orchard Homes, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,410
74
  • Deer Lodge, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,085
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.