|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Helena is 33,120. Helena, Montana is the 1,187th largest city in the US.
Helena is located entirely in Lewis and Clark County.
The current population of Helena (33,120) is it's peak population.
Helena has grown 25.6% since the 2000. Helena, Montana is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 67% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Helena has a population density of 1,724.3 people per square mile. Helena has the 10th highest population density in Montana.
|1186||Dover, New Hampshire||33,171||23.0%|
|1188||Bethel Park, Pennsylvania||33,110||-1.0%|
|1190||Franklin Town, Massachusetts||33,036|
|1191||Spring Valley, New York||33,033||43.3%|
The total voting age population of Helena, Montana, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 25,717. The voting age population is 47.2% male and 52.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.3% of the residents of Helena are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Helena are 93.7% White, 2.8% Two or more races, 1.2% American Indian, 0.9% Asian, 0.8% Other, 0.5% Black and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 4.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Helena, 13.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 20.2%. On a per-household basis, 9.9% of families are below the poverty line in Helena.
Among those aged 16 and older, 64.9% of Helena residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 96.1% of Helena residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 47.9% have a bachelor's degree and 19.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Helena residents aged 5 and older, 3.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Helena is 3.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Helena, 29.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Helena is $61,324.
In Helena, 55.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 44.8% of housing units in Helena.
Of all the housing units in Helena, 21.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Helena, 14.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 2,300 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Helena is $820.
In Helena, 82.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.