MT

National Population : 333,590,059
Montana State Population : 915,696

About Helena, MT

Helena, MT is located in Lewis And Clark County in the state of Montana.

The total City Population for Helena is about 52,936 with about 760 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 60,661.

The Average Home Value is $236,850.00, which is roughly 29% higher than the Average Home Value of $167,602.00 for the state of Montana, and roughly 20% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $64,807.00, which is roughly 25% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $48,647.00 for the state of Montana, and roughly 11% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Helena is about 3.3%.

Montana is ranked #27 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 43.99 out of 100.

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Voting

Lewis and Clark County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 7.78% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 50.65%
Democratic: 46.71%
Libertarian: 2.63%


Nearby Locations

East Helena, MT (5.88 mi.)
Montana City, MT (9.19 mi.)
Clancy, MT (9.19 mi.)
Canyon Creek, MT (20.37 mi.)
Craig, MT (29.03 mi.)
Wolf Creek, MT (29.03 mi.)
Boulder, MT (29.37 mi.)
Townsend, MT (32.61 mi.)
Radersburg, MT (34.39 mi.)
Deer Lodge, MT (37.86 mi.)
Toston, MT (39.96 mi.)
Garrison, MT (40.97 mi.)
Cascade, MT (42.65 mi.)
Gold Creek, MT (44.28 mi.)
Lincoln, MT (48.19 mi.)
Helmville, MT (49.69 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 59601, 59602
Latitude : 46.678594
Longitude : -111.980648
TimeZone : Mountain (GMT -07:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : West
Average Elevation : 3667 ft.
Area Code(s) : 406

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.33
Male Population Estimate : 43.45%
Female Population Estimate : 44.85%
Median Age : 40.9
Male Median Age : 39.6
Female Median Age : 42.1

White Population Estimate : 85.13%
Black Population Estimate : 0.59%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 2.19%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.91%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.15%
Indian Population Estimate : 3.07%
Other Population Estimate : 0.62%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Helena specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Lewis And Clark County: About 3 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Lewis And Clark County: About 424 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Lewis And Clark County is about 14% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 32% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.