Montana finished 34th in a ranking by the website 24/7 Wall St. of identity theft rates across the nation.
Montana finished in a tie for 12th in a Tax Foundation analysis of tax rates levied on pass-through businesses.
Montana finished in a tie for 30th in a Tax Foundation analysis of effective car rental excise taxes – ranked from highest to lowest.
Montana finished 24th in a ranking by the website 24/7 Wall St. of relative purchasing power within each state.
Helena was ranked the most dangerous city in Montana in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining cities with at least 20,000 in population that posted the highest violent crime rates per state.
Montana was ranked 33rd in a WalletHub.com study showing which of the 50 states and the District of Columbia are the best places for police to work.
Montana City was ranked the richest town in Montana in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining small, affluent communities where most households exceed the nation’s median annual household income.
Montana finished 10th in a Tax Foundation ranking of states that rely the most on property taxes as a share of state and local taxes.
Montana finished 37th in a Tax Foundation analysis of state and local tax collections per capita – ranked from highest to lowest.
Conrad was ranked the poorest town in Montana in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining small communities with high poverty rates and financial hardships.
Twenty-nine states, including Montana, maintain personal income tax exemptions, even though the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act suspended such exemptions at the federal level, according to a Tax Foundation analysis.
By the Numbers: University of Montana ranks 131st best in the nation for its graduate fine arts program, study finds
University of Montana finished in a tie for 131st in a peer-assessment ranking of the best fine arts schools by U.S. News that examined 229 campuses around the nation in areas such as graphic design and painting.
By the Numbers: Montana State University ranks 182nd best in the nation for its public affairs program, study finds
Montana State University finished in a tie for 182nd in a peer-assessment ranking of the best public affairs schools by U.S. News that examined 285 campuses around the nation.
Blaine County was ranked the poorest county in Montana in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of the least affluent regions in all 50 states.
Richland County was ranked the top-performing local economy in Montana in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of counties’ gross domestic product growth from 2012 to 2015.
University of Montana finished in a tie for 115th in a ranking of best law schools by U.S. News that examined 192 campuses around the nation.
Walmart employs 4,622 workers in Montana, making it the largest employer in the state, according to a recent analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.
Montana finished 24th among the 50 states, Puerto Rico and Washington, D.C., in a new analysis examining which states have the highest percentage of bridges in poor condition.