Montana

Capital: Helena
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Facts & Statistics

STATE STATISTICS 
Population 2012
1,005,163
Population 2013 1,014,864
Population 2014 1,023,579
Below Poverty 2011 16.5
Below Poverty 2012 13.4
Below Poverty 2013 14.5
Below Poverty 2014  N/A
Employment - Population Ratio 2012 60.4
Employment - Population Ratio 2013 60.9
Employment - Population Ratio 2014 60.7
Unemployed 2011 7.5
Unemployed 2012 6.5
Unemployed 2013 5.4
Unemployed 2014 4.7
Foreclosure Rate 2014 1 of 10,283
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.