Best Places To Live In Montana 2016

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score80
  • Livingston, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,071
79
  • Colstrip, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,395
78
  • Frenchtown, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,566
78
  • Big Timber, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,572
78
  • East Helena, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,031
78
  • Big Sky, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,266
78
  • Four Corners, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,998
77
  • Billings, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 104,374
77
  • Dillon, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,149
77
  • Bigfork, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,356
77
  • Columbus, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,982
77
  • Bozeman, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 37,619
77
  • Choteau, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,808
77
  • Kalispell, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 20,016
77
  • Lolo, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,374
77
  • Ennis, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 883
77
  • Helena West Side, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,308
77
  • Helena, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 28,381
76
  • Montana City, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,845
76
  • Red Lodge, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,353
76
  • Stevensville, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,280
76
  • Three Forks, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,636
76
  • Great Falls, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 58,498
76
  • Midvale, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 603
76
  • Laurel, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,763
76
  • Belgrade, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,439
76
  • Columbia Falls, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,690
76
  • Absarokee, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,093
76
  • Miles City, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,428
76
  • Clancy, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,553
76
  • Shelby, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,864
76
  • Forsyth, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,825
76
  • Sidney, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,360
75
  • Bridger, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 917
75
  • Black Eagle, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,063
75
  • Townsend, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,041
75
  • Orchard Homes, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,491
75
  • Glasgow, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,268
75
  • Plentywood, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,626
75
  • Lakeside, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,285
75
  • West Glendive, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,997
75
  • Fort Benton, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,478
75
  • Whitefish, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,402
75
  • Missoula, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 66,982
75
  • Seeley Lake, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,430
75
  • White Sulphur Springs, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,017
75
  • Evergreen, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,696
75
  • Libby, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,667
75
  • Ulm, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 575
75
  • Somers, MT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,116
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 990,785 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.