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Billings
  • City in Montana

Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C minus
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade A minus
  5. Good for Families
    grade B minus
  6. Diversity
    grade B+
  7. Jobs
    grade B
  8. Weather
    grade B minus
  9. Cost of Living
    grade C
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade B+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade B+
  12. Commute
    grade A minus

editorial

Billings is a city in Montana with a population of 117,093. Billings is in Yellowstone County. Living in Billings offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Billings there are a lot of bars, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Billings and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Billings are above average.

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About Billings...
Population
117,093

Home Listings

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$285,300
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,064
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    35%
  • Own
    65%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    720.3
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    11
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    75.5
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    122.2
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    571.8
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    3,065.3
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    679.6
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    9%
  • 25-34 years
    14%
  • 35-44 years
    14%
  • 45-54 years
    10%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    18%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    12%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    25%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    31%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    27%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    national  11%

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