What you need to know about Helena, MT

Outdoor enthusiasts who like the four seasons will like Helena, a city situated between Glacier and Yellowstone national parks. The capital of Montana also houses Lake Helena that offers great opportunities to hike, boat and fish, and the city's quality education system is led by Carroll College and Helena College University of Montana. Residents are highly engaged in social and political activities, and the community features an energetic arts scene.


Homes Owned 56.57%
56.57% Complete
Homes Rented 43.43%
43.43% Complete

Real Estate

In Helena, Montana

Ready to move to Helena? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Helena.

Median Home Price

Higher than the state average


In Helena, Montana

The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Helena rates.

Median Household Income

Lower than the national average


In Helena, Montana

Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Helena.


Most residents are
Over 65 Years old


In Helena, Montana

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Bachelor’s Degree 45%
45% Complete
Graduated High School 94%
94% Complete

Helena, MT's Livability Rankings

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