Helena, Montana 

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Economy in Helena, Montana

Helena has an unemployment rate of 3.2%. The US average is 3.9%.

Helena has seen the job market decrease by -1.6% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 24.5%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Helena
- The Sales Tax Rate for Helena is 0.0%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Helena is 6.9%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Helena
- The average income of a Helena resident is $29,594 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Helena resident is $50,311 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYHelena, MontanaUnited States
  2.3%3.7%
  -1.6%1.6%
  24.5%33.5%
  0.0%6.2%
  6.9%4.6%
  $31,896$31,177
  $53,892$57,652
  $72,714$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.4%1.3%
  0.8%0.6%
  5.3%6.2%
  1.9%10.4%
  1.4%2.7%
  8.9%11.6%
  1.1%4.1%
  0.3%0.9%
  2.2%2.1%
  4.5%4.7%
  1.2%1.9%
  7.9%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  2.4%4.3%
  9.6%9.3%
  14.4%13.8%
  2.5%2.2%
  7.2%7.4%
  6.0%4.9%
  21.9%4.8%
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    Reviews for Helena    16 Reviews
    Terrible climate to live in. - 12/16/2016
    You can't grow nothing in this town. The wind blows all the time, extremely cloudy and depressing in the wintertime. The sun reminds me of a flashlight ready to go... Read More

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    Helena & Valley - 3/5/2015
    I've noticed some really negative postings on Helena. I want to say a couple of things... Remember everything is relative. When reading comparisons, consider the... Read More

    I call it death valley - 12/3/2013
    No trees unless you go half way up a mountain, no trees, no flowers, no green grass, only a few "lakes", just brown dried up tumble weeds struggling to grow out of dead... Read More


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    ZIP CODES IN HELENA, MONTANA
    59601

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