The average Montanan is taxed at a rate of 0.83% for property, a maximum of 6.90% for income and 0.00% for sales. Compared to the national averages Montana earns a score of average for property taxes, poor 👎 for income taxes and good 👍 for combined local and state sales tax. Quick links to regions of Montana with predicted increasing and decreasing valuations.
Review the Geographical, Political and Spiritual Attributes of Montana
Montana has approximately 1,038,656 residents. A common term for people in Montana is "Montanan". Within this population there are around 12,509 births and 9,665 deaths per year. Approximately 86.3% of this population speaks English exclusively. Conversely, 0.9% of this population has no verbal English skill. On average, real estate listings in Montana are on the market for 72 days. The Market Health Index for Montana is 9.61. Richland is the wealthiest of all counties in Montana. The least wealthy of all counties in Montana is Blaine.
Daily state facts: Montana is over 600 miles wide and until 1999 had no official speed limit. Today most highway speed limits in Montana are set at 80 miles per hour.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Montana employment in February 2023 was 571,034, unemployment was 13,762 or 2.4% of total jobs.