Montana

Capital: Helena
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Facts & Statistics

STATE STATISTICS 
Population 2014
1,022,867
Population 2015 1,032,073
Population 2016 1,042,520
Below Poverty 2014 12.0
Below Poverty 2015 11.9
Below Poverty 2016 11.7
Below Poverty 2017  N/A
Employment - Population Ratio 2014 60.9
Employment - Population Ratio 2015 61.4
Employment - Population Ratio 2016 61.2
Unemployed 2014 4.7
Unemployed 2015 4.2
Unemployed 2016 4.1
Unemployed 2017 (Oct.) 3.9
Foreclosure Rate 2017 (Oct.) 1 of 8,055
STATE FACTS
The most visited place in Montana is Glacier National Park, known as the crown jewel of the continent. It lies along Montana's northern border and ajoins Waterton Lakes National Park in Canada, forming the world's first International Peace park.
Montana has the largest grizzly bear population in the lower 48 states.
Montana's name comes from the Spanish word for mountain.