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See what East Helena, MT has to offer.

Who Lives Here

East Helena Demographics

Education

High School

43%

Associate's

40%

Bachelor's

15%

Master's

1%

Doctorate

0%

Family Size

2 people

59%

3 people

15%

4 people

20%

5 people

4%

6+ people

2%

Household Income

0-50k

51%

50-100k

40%

100-150k

7%

150-200k

3%

200k+

0%

Age

0-10

15%

10-20

8%

20-45

31%

45-65

28%

65+

18%

Getting Around East Helena

East Helena Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

24%

15-30 Mins

56%

30-40 Mins

2%

40-60 Mins

5%

60+ Mins

13%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 2626

Walk Score®

Walkable

No

Say 9 of 10 renters

Has Sidewalks

No

Say 7 of 10 renters

Percentage: 3535

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 5 of 10 renters

Top Scores: Grocery, Restaurant, Nightlife

Things To Do In East Helena

Top Score

Grocery Stores

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

This supermarket score is far from superior.

  1. A high number of grocery stores per resident
  2. 82% fewer grocery stores than average
  3. Significantly more grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

1/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The lack of restaurants here may leave a bad taste in your mouth.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 98% fewer restaurants than average
  3. 71% fewer restaurants than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

1/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Finding a bar around here is no small feat.

  1. Few bars and clubs per resident
  2. 100% fewer bars and clubs than average
  3. 100% fewer bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

1/5 stars based on undefined reviews

East Helena isn't on the top of our shopping list.

  1. Few shops per resident
  2. 100% fewer shops than average
  3. 100% fewer shops than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

1/5 stars based on undefined reviews

East Helena ain't pulling its weight. A low score for fitness.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. 100% fewer gyms than average
  3. 100% fewer gyms than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

1/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Pets may want to go elsewhere for their fur-ever home.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. 88% fewer pet facilities than average
  3. 25% more pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

1/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Pretty sketchy when it comes to fine art.

  1. Few fine art centers per resident
  2. 100% fewer fine art centers than average
  3. 100% fewer fine art centers than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

1/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The gas stations here are few and far between.

  1. Few gas stations per resident
  2. 87% fewer gas stations than average
  3. A standard number of gas stations compared to areas of a similar size

What Renters Are Saying

East Helena Features

Area Has Litter

No

Say 9 of 10 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 8 of 10 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 8 of 10 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 7 of 10 renters

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 7 of 10 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 7 of 10 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 7 of 10 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 6 of 10 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 6 of 10 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 6 of 10 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 5 of 10 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 6 of 10 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 6 of 10 renters

Near Schools

No

Say 6 of 10 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 6 of 10 renters

Quiet Area

No

Say 6 of 10 renters

Well Lit

No

Say 6 of 10 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 7 of 10 renters

Maintained Yards

No

Say 7 of 10 renters

Tree Lined Streets

No

Say 8 of 10 renters

East Helena Education

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in East Helena

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What You Need to Know

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All About

Living in East Helena, MT

East Helena is a small town in Montana with approximately 2,000 residents. Retirees account for a greater percentage of the population (19%) here than nationally (14%), while young adults are less well-represented. Renters tend to be in the minority in the area, and 62% of residents own their homes. At $780 per month, the average rent is roughly the same as the state average.

Compared to the national average, East Helena has a high concentration of residents over the age of 25 who have a high school degree or equivalent (28%). Additionally, 10% have earned a Bachelor's degree and 3% possess a Master's or Doctoral degree. If you're looking for diverse career options, East Helena has plenty. The four most common industries are public administration, healthcare, entertainment, and retail. Together, these industries account for 28% of the town's workforce. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, many of the town's workers are in sales, as 10% of the town's population reports this as their field of work, the highest number of any profession. East Helena workers earn an average annual income of almost $57K, about $5,000 less than the state average. The town's average income also falls below the national average ($73,345).

East Helena has an average commute time of about 21 minutes. Many residents (44%) commute to work by car, while public transit is not used. A small percentage of workers commute on foot.