Everything You Need to Know About the City of Missoula Montana

In 2017, Missoula, MT had a population of 70.8k people with a median age of 32.7 and a median household income of $43,602 dollars. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Missoula, MT grew from 70,117 to 70,847, a 1.04 percent increase, and its median household income grew from $42,389 dollars to $43,602 dollars, a 2.86 percent increase.

The population of Missoula, Montana is 89.4 percent White Alone, 3.14 percent Hispanic or Latino, and 2.76 percent Two or More Races. N/A% of the people in Missoula, MT speak a non-English language, and 98.3 percent are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Missoula, MT are The University of Montana (3,180 degrees awarded in 2017).

The median property value in Missoula, MT is $253,100 dollars, and the homeownership rate is 47.2 percent. Most people in Missoula, MT commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 15.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Missoula, MT is 2 cars per household.


Education in Missoula

In 2017, universities in Missoula, MT awarded 3,180 degrees. The student population of Missoula, MT is skewed towards women, with 5,115 male students and 6,750 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Missoula, MT are White (2,425 and 79 percent), followed by Unknown (170 and 5.54 percent), Asian (138 and 4.5 percent), and Hispanic or Latino (135 and 4.4 percent).

The largest universities in Missoula, MT by the number of degrees awarded are The University of Montana (3,180 and 100 percent).

The most popular majors in Missoula, MT are General Business Administration & Management (268 and 8.43 percent), Physical Therapy (200 and 6.29 percent), and General Psychology (143 and 4.5 percent).

The median tuition costs in Missoula, MT is $N/A for private four-year colleges, and $5,182 dollars and $22,990 dollars respectively, for public four-year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.


Economy in Missoula

The economy of Missoula, MT employs 39.7k people and Missoula has an unemployment rate of 3.2 percent. Missoula has seen the job market increase by 0.3 percent over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 33.0 percent, which is lower than the US average of 33.5 percent. The largest industries in Missoula, MT are Educational Services (5,122 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (6,110 people), and Retail Trade (4,678 people), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($56,932 dollars), Public Administration ($50,851 dollars), and Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($50,208 dollars).

Households in Missoula, MT have a median annual income of $43,602 dollars, which is less than the median annual income of $61,937 dollars across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $42,389 dollars in 2016, which represents a 2.86 percent annual growth.


Tax Rates for Missoula

– The Sales Tax Rate for Missoula is 0.0 percent

– The Income Tax Rate for Missoula is 6.9 percent.

– Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing the Cost of Living.


Income and Salaries for Missoula

– The average earnings of a Missoula resident are $25,275 dollars a year.

– The Median household earnings of a Missoula resident is $41,968 dollars a year.